Lightning Rod will not be open to the general public at this time due to extended ride commissioning. Learn More
Lightning Rod will not be open to the general public at this time due to extended ride commissioning. Lightning Rod is an innovative ride featuring new technology never before used on a wooden coaster. The ride manufacturer asked for additional time to commission the ride. Keep watching Dollywood.com for future updates.
On the Sky Rider, you're the pilot as the plane soars 70 feet above Country Fair. There's even room for a co-pilot and either can control the rudders to move the wings on this exciting ride. With the pilot and co-pilot at the controls, each ride is a different experience but every ride is incredibly fun since mom and dad can enjoy the Sky Rider with their little ones.
Special Information: Sky Rider is subject to closures during inclement weather conditions including lightning, snow, extreme cold temperatures and high winds. Due to the ride manufacturer's guidelines, combined weight of both riders per ride vehicle may not exceed 340 pounds.