Skiing/Snowboarding Sessions, Tickets, Rentals & Lessons

An area/lift ticket gives you access to the ski slopes for one session of skiing or snowboarding. When you purchase an area/lift ticket, it is good for unlimited use of the ski slopes during your slope session.  Everyone must have a valid area/lift ticket at all times to enter the slopes.


( Holiday Rates are the same as Weekend Rates )

Slopes Open 9am - 10pm During Holiday Periods *
December 22, 2014 - January 4, 2015 
January 16–19, 2015     (Martin Luther King Weekend)

February 13–16, 2015   (President's Day Weekend)

* Christmas Eve (12/24)  Open 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM  (ticket sales end at 2:00 pm)

* Christmas Day (12/25)  Open 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM  (ticket sales end at 5:00 pm)



Slope Times and Area/Lift Ticket Prices:

*Adult rate is for ages 12 and older. Junior rate is for ages 6 - 11. Senior rate is for ages 60 - 69. Ages 70 and older receive a free area/lift ticket. One free area/lift ticket for a child 5 and under per paying adult.


FUll Area/Lift TicketS

Tuesday - Thursday

12 Noon - 10:00PM

 $36  $30

 Monday & Friday

9:00AM - 10:00PM

 $36  $30

Saturday, Sunday & Holidays

9:00AM - 10:00PM


 $65  $55

TWILIGHT Area/Lift Tickets                                                      


Monday - Friday

3:00PM - 10:00PM                       





Saturday & Sunday

3:00PM - 10:00PM      


NIGHT Area/Lift Tickets   

Monday - Friday

6:00PM - 10:00PM

 $20  $20

Saturday & Sunday

6:00PM - 10:00PM

 $30  $30

TWO-DAY area/lift Tickets


Valid on two consecutive days.

Ages 6 & up

Sales may be suspended during inclement weather.

2 Regular Weekdays - (Mondays-Fridays, Non-Holiday Periods) $62  $50
1 Regular Weekday & 1 Weekend or Holiday Period  $91 $75
2 Weekend or Holiday Period $120 $100

 Three-DAY area/lift Tickets


Valid on three consecutive days.

Ages 6 & up

Sales may be suspended during inclement weather.

3 Weekdays - (Mondays-Fridays, Non-Holiday Periods) $98   $80
2 Regular Weekday & 1 Weekend or Holiday Period  $127  $105
1 Regular Weekday & 2 Weekend or Holiday Period  $156 $130
3 Weekend or Holiday Period  $185 $155

The area/lift ticket does not include ski or snowboard rental or lessons. Your area/lift ticket is non-refundable and non-transferable. Ober Gatlinburg does not assume any responsibility for lost tickets. Everyone must have a valid area/lift ticket at all times to enter the slopes. Sales may be suspended due to inclement weather. $5 tram ticket rebate deducted at time of lift ticket purchase from Full and Twilight Area/Lift Tickets - NO rebate given for Night Area/Lift Ticket. 

Equipment Rental

All rentals are on a first come, first serve basis and cannot be reserved in advance.


One day rentals must be returned at end of day or user will be charged for another session.

  Daily, Per Person Night, Per Person 
Ski Rental
Skis/Boots/Poles &
Equipment Breakage Insurance
$25.00 $20.00
Snowboard Rental*

$30.00 $25.00



 *Visa/MC/Discover/AmEx or $300 Cash Required as Deposit on Snowboard Rental


Cash or Credit Card (Visa, MC, Discover or AmEx) Deposit Required on all rentals.

Adult & Children's Sizes Available.

Ober Gatlinburg has a limited number of helmets, jackets, and pants for rent. 

Helmets may reduce the risk or severity of some types of injuries, however they cannot keep you safe from injury. Skiing can be a hazardous activity regardless of any and all feasible safety measures that can be taken.

Jacket Rental $12.00 per session/$50.00 deposit
Pants Rental $12.00 per session/$30.00 deposit
Helmet Rental $6.00 per session/$50.00 deposit



Ski and Snowboard Lessons

Rates are daily per person
Ski Class- 1 Hour Lesson $19.00
Children's Ski Lesson- Weekends and Holiday Periods Only, Ages 4-8, 1 Hour Lesson $19.00
Snowboard Class- 1 Hour Lesson $19.00
Private Lesson- Any Age, 1 Hour Lesson for 1 Person $60.00
          Each additional person in Private Lesson (max. 4) $19.00
NOTE: A lesson is mandatory for first time skiers and snowboarders for increased safety of themselves and others on the slopes. Only employees of the Gatlinburg Snowsports Center are authorized to teach on Ober Gatlinburg premises. Violation of this policy may lead to loss of Area/Lift Ticket without warning or refund. Children's classes may be canceled due to weather or slope conditions. Everyone must have a valid area/lift ticket and ski or snowboard equipment at all times to enter the slopes.