Earthquake: The Ride
Experience one of Gatlinburg’s last great roadside attractions with this next stop, Earthquake: The Ride. On this heart-pounding and catastrophic live action ride you and your group will be boarding subway train no. 13 for the ride of your life, a high tech adventure filled with special effects and tons of fun! On this short ride, you may experience sensory overload, all the various sights, sounds, motion, and real live destruction a lot to take in during your ride! Once here strap in, hold on tight, and get ready for a crazy ride!
On the ride, your car will move out of the station just in time to see the sidewalks buckle and feel the ceilings cave in. The track will quickly disappear and sink into the ground, with sirens screaming all the while in the background. Once the walls collapse the flood of water rushes in, and you’ll swear you were right there afterward during this high tech adventure for all ages. This attraction is located downtown off of Parkway Avenue and draws pretty large tourist crowds, but is open daily at 10 am. Enjoy this cheap and truly fun group attraction today!
(Disclaimer: this ride is geared more towards younger children, so older teenagers may be slightly less excited about the action.)