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Address: 653 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN
Phone Number: 865-436-9765

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Fun for me

My friend and I were playing around Gatlinburg one day when we saw this and thought, "Why not?" So we went and paid (It was 6 DOLLARS FOR TWO PEOPLE!! If you're local, that is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 8, 2015
Mary B
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Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

We asked a couple coming out if it was fun, they were liars! It was the biggest waste of money! It's a box that moves forwards and backwards with terrible special affects... Do not waste your time!

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Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

My friend and I were playing around Gatlinburg one day when we saw this and thought, "Why not?" So we went and paid (It was 6 DOLLARS FOR TWO PEOPLE!! If you're local, that is.) then got on. You get in a 'train', put on a seatbelt, go on a 'ride'. You get thrown around, animals jump out at you,... More 

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Providence, Rhode Island
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

You pay money to sit in a box. A box. A child does that, not an adult. It was/is the worst "attraction" and I use that term loosely, in Gatlinburg. DO NOT WASTE YOUR TIME OR MONEY; you can't get any of those back.

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Louisville, Kentucky, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 via mobile

You sucked me in.....I was just a giddy tourist looking for some fun. I was taken by all the lights and all the shops and all the crazy things to do. I immediately saw this ride due to the "standing line" I witnessed. "Hurry Stop I need to do the Earthquake Ride" I couldn't be there fast enough. Trampling small... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

This ride was horrible!! It had no story line. You were just sitting on a seat with a lap belt moving forwards and backwards while having random objects thrown at you and animals pop up at you. It was terrifying. The effects were poor and the ride was dangerous. I almost lost my arm to a swinging beam!! It is... More 

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Waco, Texas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Thankfully we only paid $6.95 a person to ride. This is a joke of an attraction. Cheaply done. No thrills. We laughed at how hokey it was. Save your money.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

It was raining so we went in just to get out of the rain. Only thing entertaining was a little kid that got scared and started crying in front of us. The ride sucks but I guess might be cool for little kids.

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Aiken, South Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

I've been riding this every time I come to Gatlinburg since I was a little girl and I don't know why. It's really stupid and very much a waste of money. I guess I'm a glutton for punishment.

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Lansing, Michigan
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

I just don't get it. I didn't think it was fun, scary, or anything other than mundane and uneventful. Nothing spectacular at all. it's like you just go back and forth in this train with some noise, lights going on and off, and a very fake-looking gorilla. Save your time and money. Avoid.

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Aiken, South Carolina
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

The only thing keeping me from giving this 1 star is nostalgia. We ride it every time we come each year. It's incredibly cheesy, but it's like a car wreck—you just can't look away. But I am full aware that despite my love/hate relationship with this ride, it is genuinely a waste of money.

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