Gatlinburg's #1

Mountain Coaster

Rowdy Bear Mountain is home to two award-winning thrill rides including the First Mountain Glider in the world. Have fun year round for the whole family, right in the heart of downtown Gatlinburg, Tennessee.

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The first of it’s kind in the world, the Rowdy Bear Mountain Glider is a suspended single rail coaster that safely soars through the treetops of Rowdy Bear Mountain. This amazing adventure combines free falling and hang gliding into a safe, fun experience.

2 Amazing Rides!

The Rowdy Bear Coaster is a gravity-propelled alpine mountain coaster that reaches speeds up to 35 mph while it winds through the woods of the Rowdy Bear Mountain. You control your speed! Our coaster carts have the latest Intelligent Distance Control System to ensure our guests have a safe and enjoyable experience.

The Gravity Coaster

The Mountain Glider

Rowdy Bear Mountain is home to two amazing thrill rides including the First Mountain Glider in the world. The Glider combines free falling and hang gliding into a safe fun experience. The Rowdy Bear Mountain Coaster allows you to experience the Great Smoky Mountains in a fun, fast, and unique way, reaching speeds up to 35 mph. You control the speed!

Interactive Webcam

Alpine Coaster

Single Riders

Riders must be 54" tall to ride alone


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Double Riders

Riders must not exceed 375 lbs total per cart in Dry conditions and 330 lbs in wet conditions



Child must be 3 AND 38" in order to ride. Driver must be 16+ years  to drive a child 3-9.


Discounted Group Rates: Groups of 15+,

10.00 per person. 

All prices are without tax

Re-Rides are 8.00 per person per ride for any additional rides

Mountain Glider

Single Rider

Riders must be 48" tall to ride alone. Minimum weight is 85 lbs. Maximum weight is 270 lbs. When it is raining the weight limit max will decrease to 230. 

Plus Tax

Add Coaster

Add an Alpine Coaster ticket to your glide. (add on valid for same rider only)

Add an Alpine Coaster ticket: $8.95 +tax





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Pick your day. Get your tickets. GET ROWDY!


The entire track is lit up for an experience like no other!

Ride both and save 20% with the ROWDY BEAR COMBO!!


Save 20% when you buy combo tickets to the Alpine Coaster and Mountain Glider. Offer not valid with other discounts. 

Be sure to visit our COMPANY STORE for your very own ROWDY Apparel and souvenirs.

Customer Reviews

Loved it! The staff were so great & we loved doing the coaster at night! It was fun & beautiful, you get a discounted rate for your 2nd ride!

- Amber L.

The mountain coaster was loads of fun! We did the hour pass and the kids thought that was the perfect amount of time. Loved that you could control your speed. Perfect for everyone! 

- Loraine W.