Ski Season begins this weekend in Gatlinburg

Ober Gatlinburg opens Saturday

GATLINBURG, Tennessee (WDEF) – The cold weather and snow have provided the perfect background for the return of ski weather in Gatlinburg.

Ober Gatlinburg announces their ski season officially begins on Saturday.

The slopes open at 11AM after a busy week for the snowmaking machines.

“New automated snowmaking technology allows snowmakers to adjust water and air pressure remotely on several snow guns
to optimize snowmaking output.”

Ober Gatlinburg also features a Snow Tubing Park, Snow Play Area, Ice Skating and Ice Bumper Cars.

Snow Tubing


They do require mask coverings for people on the Aerial Tramway.

Snow Making


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