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Gatlinburg SkyLift

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Nice View

We took a family vacation to Gatlinburg and enjoyed the view from the sky lift very much. The shop... read more

Reviewed yesterday
jcullen2018
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Galion, Ohio
Great view of Gatlinburg from up there

Ride was quick and easy. though a little bit jerky at times. Great deal for the money. I would... read more

Reviewed yesterday
randallmoser
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Melbourne, Florida
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Reviewed yesterday

We took a family vacation to Gatlinburg and enjoyed the view from the sky lift very much. The shop at the top wasn't done yet but it was worth the time to ride up and back down

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jcullen2018
Reviewed yesterday

Ride was quick and easy. though a little bit jerky at times. Great deal for the money. I would recommend it to anone not afraid of heights.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank randallmoser
Reviewed yesterday

This is on the main strip in Gatlinburg, totally worth the money. Take some breath taking photos and enjoy the comfy ride.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank monicaz940
Reviewed yesterday

Nice thing to do down town. Get a beautiful view of a gorgeous area. Reasonably priced. Enjoyed it very much.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sheree N
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you want to ride up and down... this is for you!!! Can not get off at the top and makes it overpriced for a 20 min ride.More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Heather B
MarcusWatson, Marketing Coordinator at Gatlinburg SkyLift, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for the review. We are currently offering an 18 minute round trip ride up and back down the mountain. Unfortunately, we cannot allow customers to have access to the SkyDeck, SkyCenter, or SkyBridge until all the construction is completed. We are planning to...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a nice trip is was a round trip cause they we still working on the top building and a new skywalk which looked awesomeMore

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Gary C
MarcusWatson, Marketing Coordinator at Gatlinburg SkyLift, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for the review. We are currently offering an 18 minute round trip ride up and back down the mountain. Unfortunately riders will not be able to unload until this Spring, when we plan on opening up the top of the mountain. Riders will...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Loved it. Everything was quick and easy. No lines, it was fast.. Just bundle up cuz it gets cold up there.More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank isaaco718
MarcusWatson, Marketing Coordinator at Gatlinburg SkyLift, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for the review. We are glad to hear that you all loved your time at SkyLift. This time of year tends to be cold, so we would encourage our customers to bundle up! The views are definitely worth it though. We hope you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Since the fire the sky lift has had a major update. And the top is now called the sky deck. From what I’ve seen and read it should be wonderful. There is also a sky bridge! This is a suspended bridge that you can walk...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TN_gal62
MarcusWatson, Marketing Coordinator at Gatlinburg SkyLift, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review. Due to construction and weather, we have had to push back the opening for SkyDeck, SkyBridge, and SkyCenter. We are now planning /aiming to allow customer to unload at the top of the mountain around mid to late winter. Please...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Good views of Gatlinburg at night, but very pricey. Skywalk is still not finished being rebuilt from the fire from 2016, but they are close.More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tina J
MarcusWatson, Marketing Coordinator at Gatlinburg SkyLift, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are glad to hear that you all enjoyed the view while on SkyLift. We have actually been running on reduced pricing ever since we re-opened in 2017 after the wildfires that came through Gatlinburg. Depending on the ticket option, the prices are anywhere from...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got lucky it was a great day for weather. The ride was very pleasant,clean. Very friendly staff, enjoyable for the whole family. Great views of the Smokey mountains.More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Arrick70
MarcusWatson, Marketing Coordinator at Gatlinburg SkyLift, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review. We are very glad that you all enjoyed the ride and that the staff treated you all well. We will make sure to inform them of your kind words. We hope you will come see us again soon. Have a...More

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johngW6277EW
January 1, 2019|
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Response from MarcusWatson | Property representative |
Hello. Thank you for your interest in Gatlinburg SkyLift. We are planning on opening up the bridge around the middle to late Winter. However, with a project such as this one, weather and construction can be two factors... More
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Pioneer2899
December 26, 2018|
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Response from MarcusWatson | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your interest in Gatlinburg SkyLift. Barring any set backs due to construction, weather, or any other factors, we are planning on allowing customers to unload at the top of the SkyLift around mid to... More
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morgannwise
September 8, 2018|
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Yes, you can purchase your photo at the bottom of the mountain where you will unload.
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