Big Bear Mountain

Our Biggest Adventure Yet

Big Bear Mountain

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Dollywood’s largest ever park expansion, Wildwood Grove, is now even bigger! Big Bear Mountain is the longest coaster at Dollywood, taking guests of all ages on an unforgettable family-friendly expedition in search of the Big Bear. Circling Wildwood Grove for nearly two minutes on 3,990 ft. of track, this gigantic coaster is a first of its kind at Dollywood with onboard audio, including music and announcements from Ned Oakley himself.


Join The Search Now

It’s time to venture into the Smokies for an unforgettable adventure aboard Dollywood's largest attraction. Ned Oakley, Wildwood Grove’s resident wilderness explorer, knows a thing or two about this hidden land and has set up the Adventure Outpost Base Camp, located just a stone’s throw away from the Grove’s Hidden Hollow. Here, you'll join Ned in his specially-outfitted, four-wheel drive SUVs for the ride of your life in search of the Grove’s most storied and elusive inhabitant, Big Bear.

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By The Numbers

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Longest Coaster at Dollywood at 3,990 ft.
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Maximum Speed of 48 MPH
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Ride Duration of 99-104 Seconds
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66 Feet at Highest Track Elevation
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20 Passengers Per Train
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Minimum Height Requirement of 39 in.

Wildwood Grove

Explore, Play & Imagine Together


Big Bear Mountain joins the eleven other attractions of Wildwood Grove to continue the story of this hidden land just beyond the hollow log. As Dollywood’s newest land grows in size, so does its charm, making it an even more wonderful place for families to have fun, relax and be together surrounded by the beauty of the Smoky Mountains. Continue your adventure and discover all the stories of the Grove.

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