Mini Golf in Pigeon Forge

Indoor, outdoor, black light, and up the side of a mountain…putt putt comes in all shapes and sizes in the Smoky Mountains. No matter the weather, you can find a place to putt around while you’re in Pigeon Forge (or neighboring Gatlinburg). Miniature golf is great for everyone, because it can be a fun and inexpensive activity for families with kids, a laid-back afternoon for a group in the Smokies, or a romantic but casual night out for couples.

Each mini golf course also has its own unique style and theme, taking you to a firehouse, through outhouses and hillbilly features, past waterfalls and a volcano, over to Old MacDonald’s Farm, and beyond. Read on for some of the best places to go for a hole-in-one in the Great Smoky Mountains.

Ripley’s Old MacDonald’s Farm Mini-Golf
1639 Parkway | Sevierville, TN
At Ripley’s Old MacDonald’s Farm, you’ll find a staggering 54 holes for a day of fun with the animals. Wave to Old MacDonald, watch the animated barnyard animals, check out the water features, and so much more. They were even awarded the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2014! Just look for the flying pigs, and you’ll know you’ve arrived at Old MacDonald’s Farm!
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Ripley’s Davy Crockett Mini-Golf
188 Parkway | Gatlinburg, TN
At Ripley’s Davy Crockett-themed miniature golf course, find 2 routes (36 holes total) with their own unique themes! Enjoy a taste of the “good old days” as you putt into the rabbit hole and past a country band. You can even win free games with holes-in-one!
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Hillbilly Golf
340 Parkway | Gatlinburg, TN
Touted as “the world’s most unusual mini golf course,” Hillbilly Golf takes you on a ride up the side of the mountain in an incline railway. When you get to the top, you’re in for a truly unique mini golf experience. Putt around those backcountry mountain features like outhouses, moonshine stills, and tractors with the trees all around you. There are 2 courses to choose from, and even the ride up is a fun experience for the kids!

Hillbilly Golf is also not far from the rest of the fun of Gatlinburg, within walking distance to local shops, Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies, No Way Jose’s Cantina, and more. Or you can park there and then take a short drive to all the shops and other great Smoky Mountain attractions.

Professor Hacker’s Lost Treasure Golf
3010 Parkway | Pigeon Forge, TN
Professor Hacker’s Lost Treasure Golf truly is a treasure trove of fun. Around each twist, turn, and corner, find the hidden gems of the 1920s explorer, archaeologist, paleontologist, anthropologist, and taxidermist. You’ll ride the mining car to a mountaintop, wind past waterfalls, putt past a pirate ship, and go by a volcano for a unique mini golf experience!

Walden’s Landing Firehouse Golf
2528 Parkway | Pigeon Forge, TN
Located in Walden’s Landing, Firehouse Golf is convenient to several great restaurants and unique shops. Sit down for a meal at Calhoun’s, get a drink at Smoky Mountain Brewery, grab a burger and fries at Five Guys, or order an ice-cold margarita alongside some sizzling hot fajitas at No Way Jose’s Cantina.

At the shops, check out Harley Davidson gear, pick up some Smoky Mountain popcorn, browse Thomas Kinkade’s work at the Gallery of Light, get an Old Time Photo made, find some unique pieces for your yard at Sweet Peas, or get some clothes for the American Girl doll fan in your life at Dolls and Doll Clothes.

When you’re done shopping and eating, play a few rounds at the 36-hole Firehouse Golf. Play around firehouse-themed features and past 6 waterfalls for a fun day with the family in the heart of Pigeon Forge!

Mini Golf at The Track
2576 Parkway | Pigeon Forge, TN
When you think of The Track, you probably think of go karts. But this Pigeon Forge attraction is much more than this. They have Bumper Cars, Blaster Boats, the Bungee Jump and SkyFlyer, an arcade, and fun for the little ones at Kids Country. They’ll love the carousel, the Red Baron Plane Ride, the ferris wheel, Noah’s Lark, and more. But of course, they also have a mini-golf course, with fun features like animals from the jungle, tunnels, and waterfalls!

LazerPort Fun Center
2782 Parkway | Pigeon Forge, TN
At LazerPort, you’ll find the only 18-hole all-indoor blacklight mini golf course in Pigeon Forge. This crazy course that kids will especially love takes you on a trip through space, past astronauts, robots, spaceships, aliens, planets, and more. And blacklight mini golf is just the start of what you’ll find at LazerPort Fun Center.

At the Lazer Arcade, earn your favorite prizes after you load up on tickets from the many games in the 10,000-square-foot arcade! Play classics like Skee Ball and the Wheel of Fortune, or try your hand at driving and shooting games. Their laser tag arena is the largest in the Great Smoky Mountains, with 2 arenas with more than 7,000 square feet of excitement. And if you head outside, you can race around the 3-story (50 feet high) go kart track.

Fort Fun
716 Parkway | Gatlinburg, TN
With both indoor and outdoor miniature golf, along with a ton of other fun, Fort Fun has enough for an entire afternoon in the Smokies. Inside, go under the sea with their blacklight mini golf, climbing through pirate ships, past treasure chests, around sea creatures, and by lots of colorful fish. Cool off in the summer, warm up in the winter, or head inside for a rainy day in the Smokies.

The outdoor courses offer more fun for nice days, with 2 courses: Old Town Square and Old Mountain Trail. Each course is 18 holes, set among lovely landscaping and the scenery of the gorgeous Great Smoky Mountains. Old Town Square features trivia about the area’s history and is set among historical cabins. On the Old Mountain Trail, enjoy lush landscaping and learn about the earliest settlers of the area. You’ll end at the Little River Railroad Company train depot for a step back in time!

If you’ll be here for a few days and want to get in as much putt putt as possible, try the Unlimited Golf Package, which gives you all-you-can-play mini golf pass (on the indoor and outdoor courses) for 10 days!

Beyond miniature golf, Fort Fun has laser tag, bumper cars, gem mining, an arcade, the Venture Motion Ride Movie Theater (showing several movies at once), and an escape game – Big Top Breakout – coming soon!

Circus Golf
919 Parkway | Gatlinburg, TN
Easy to find on the Parkway in Gatlinburg, Circus Golf is a great little stop when you want to get out of the sun for a bit. Step on in for a game of blacklight putt putt, surrounded by lights, circus performers, elephants, and more. There are 18 fun holes (perfect for crazy family photos!), and you’ll have a ball trying out fun and silly new shots! And because it’s located in the heart of Gatlinburg, it’s steps from tons of other attractions, shops, and sweet shops where you can get fudge, candy apples, and more.