#47 of 97 Pigeon Forge Things To Do

The Mountain Monster

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The Mountain Monster: 3 Thrilling Monstrous Rides at Mountain Mile
Written by: Vicky Reddish
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The Bottom Line:

Where can you experience three of the most thrilling amusement park rides simultaneously? The Mountain Monster at Mountain Mile combines three distinct rides into one experience that begin at a 200-foot tower overlooking the Great Smoky Mountains. When the complex is complete, The Mountain Monster at Mountain Mile will anchor shopping and dining destination in the heart of Pigeon Forge.

- The SmokyMountains.com Local Expert Team

Thrill-seekers will love the chance to drop, dive and dangle from a 200-foot tower in Pigeon Forge. The Mountain Monster offers three amusement ride experiences in one. The most intense of the three, the Mountain Monster features a 65-mile-per-hour drop from a 175-foot tower.

Oh, and you’ll be facing the ground during the experience. The Monster Fall suspends passengers at the top of the tower just long enough to get a view of the beautiful mountain vistas.

Then, you’re dropped 175 feet at a speed of about 50 miles per hour. This time, you’ll be sitting up, so it’s a completely different experience. The last ride is the Monster Launch. Sitting back-to-back, two passengers are catapulted 140 feet into the air. I

f you’re brave enough, you can opt to flip at the top. The experience is not for the faint of heart!

Brand new in 2019, the Mountain Monster anchors a forthcoming shopping and entertainment complex that’s right in the middle of the action in Pigeon Forge. You’ll have no excuse not to have fun!