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.
It's one of the midway's most magical rides, and it towers high above the Country Fair skyline at Dollywood. You'll enjoy a bird's eye view of the park from high atop our fabulous 60-foot-tall Ferris Wheel.
Special Attraction Information: Wonder Wheel is subject to closures during inclement weather conditions, including lightning and high winds.