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Earthquake the Ride, Gatlinburg

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Trying to mimic what you'd experience if you were trapped in the subway when a full-fledged natural disaster hit, Earthquake the Ride shakes and rattles as part of an amusement ride. Objects get thrown around and animals pop up at riders. While some visitors give the ride high marks for nostalgia, most dub it as an attraction that can be easily bypassed. Using our world travel planner, Gatlinburg attractions like Earthquake the Ride can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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Where to stay in Gatlinburg

As gateway to one of the country's major national parks, Gatlinburg offers plenty of economical rooms to satisfy the needs and budgets of most travelers. Good-value motels remain the best option for those looking for adventure in the great outdoors. If you need more than just a decent bed, consider the area's cabin rentals, which provide loads of space and unparalleled privacy. Alternatively, reserve a site at one of many local campgrounds to experience the Great Smoky Mountains at night.
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  • My teenage son and his girlfriend took my 8 year old on this ride. They were expecting some shaking and maybe some smoke, it was more like a haunted house. My 8 year old was pretty terrified and she w...  more »
  • I just couldn't give this a ONE rating even if it deserves it. For sure, this is a waste of money and should be $3.00 a person. But for novelty's sake, I had to give it 2 because I laughed the entire ...  more »
  • Absolute waste of money ! 5 minutes of pure stupid wasted time ! It's a $40 expense for a family of 4.  more »
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  • Total waste of money as well as misadvertised. I brought my 7 year old son thinking it was an earthquake simulator. It's a loud crappy scare show and not an earthquake simulation at all. It's not worth your time if it were free. The $18 I spent I almost demanded a refund.
  • totally not worth the $10 a person. it was very lame and you could just tell not a lot of effort was put into it. save your time and money!! the ride didn't even seem 5 minutes long!
  • This is my first review on google ever, but I was so compelled by how bad this ride was that I had to save others from loosing their money. It is absolutely not worth the $10+ each for the mediocre experience this ride provides. Keep the cash in you wallet and spin around 5 times--guaranteed to be more fun and at least you won't have to fork over your hard earned cash to a grumpy twenty-something with 6 piercings and a bad attitude.
  • Waste of money. How can I get those two minutes of my life back?
  • First of all, I almost always rate things at 4 or 5 so I am not hard to please. HOWEVER, this was the biggest waste of money I've ever experienced in my life. There was nothing exciting about...not even close. You could get the same effect by sitting in a box and letting someone shake the sides. Seriously....it's BAD.