Ober Gatlinburg News

Ober Gatlinburg to Close Ski & Snowboard Slopes as of Wednesday, 2/22/17 at 10pm

Welp, can't say I am surprised here.  I almost speculated about this on this morning's First Trax report but I didn't want to rustle...

Ober Gatlinburg to Reopen Ski and Snowboard Slopes Saturday at 11am

Winter Weather Cooperates for Snowmaking and the Event Calendar is Full at Ober Gatlinburg GATLINBURG, Tenn. (January 27, 2017) — With the recent heatwave behind...

Tennessee Special Olympics Winter Games Celebrates 32nd Anniversary

Ober Gatlinburg Hosts Ski, Snowboard & Speed Skating athletes in Annual Winter Games (Gatlinburg, TN) Special Olympics athletes from around the state are waxing their...

Ober Gatlinburg Aerial Tramway Opens Monday, Ski Slopes Open Friday

Aerial Tramway Passes all Inspections & Snowmaking Crew has been busy Since Thursday GATLINBURG, TN. December 11, 2016—Tennessee’s iconic Aerial Tramway will reopen with regular...
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Ober Gatlinburg Plans to Reopen After Smoky Mountain Wildfire

Major Tennessee Attraction to Open Downtown Mall, Friday, Dec. 9; Mountain Attraction, Mon, Dec.12 GATLINBURG, TN. December 8, 2016— After what will be a 10-day...
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UPDATED 10:15am: Ober Gatlinburg Ski Area was SPARED from Wildfires. Read more.

Editor's Note: The tragic wildfires that have destroyed numerous businesses, homes and caused more than 14,000 evacuations and left more than 12,000 people and...
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Some Season Pass Math for 2016-2017; Hint One Equals Eight

This year's season pass prices and daily rates are available now for almost all of our Southeastern ski areas, so as a benefit for...

Ober Gatlinburg showing signs of winter magic

Despite temperatures in the 80’s, Ober Gatlinburg is showing signs of winter magic.Ober Gatlinburg has started getting their tubing hill ready for the 2016-17...