Amidst the scenic views of the Smoky Mountains, the many opportunities and attractions in the Smokies can provide effective team building experiences and spark camaraderie. Whether it’s a work team, sports team, or youth group, the Smokies have an attraction for everyone!
Smoky Mountain River Rat: Tubing & Whitewater Rafting
Smoky Mountain River Rat Whitewater Rafting helps strengthen communication and leadership skills, produces creative energy, and builds camaraderie within your team. With miles of endless adventure and family class rapids nestled in the heart of Tennessee’s most spectacular mountain scenery, the Pigeon is one of the most popular whitewater rafting destinations in the country. With various levels of rapids, Smoky Mountain River Rat Whitewater Rafting has a course for any and all teams. Additionally, if your team is looking for a more relaxing day, our tubing adventures allow you and your team to spend time together while drifting down The Little River.
The pressure is on, the time is ticking, and your team must work together in order to “survive.” Escape rooms are an excellent choice for an indoor team activity in Pigeon Forge. Your team will have one hour to decode secret missions through problem-solving, attention to detail, and teamwork. The unique scenarios and clues will challenge each member and encourage players to bring their ideas together to escape before the time is up.
Adventure Park at Five Oaks
With individual and group challenges, the Tree Top Ropes Course at Adventure Park at Five Oaks will allow your team to conquer challenges at a new height. Adventure Tree Tops Ropes Course is separated into two zones, which will enable visitors to navigate the course at their own pace. No matter where you are in the course, you will be safely connected to secure cables and a harness. For younger groups of children between the ages of 8-11, Adventure Park at Five Oaks offers a Junior Ropes Course. This course includes elements such as cargo nets, a suspension bridge, a sit and swing, and more.
Flyaway Indoor Skydiving
If the idea of jumping out of plane seems far-fetched for your groups, Flyaway Indoor Skydiving offers the excitement of skydiving without actually dropping out of a plane. There are no set age ranges, but kids must weigh at least 40 pounds, as well as be able to pay attention to and follow an instructor’s directions. Additionally, Fly Indoor Skydiving offers facility rentals for groups, which allows you to book the whole place for your group outing or day of team building.
Dolly Parton’s famous theme park is an excellent place for your group to spend a fun day in the Smokies. With world-class roller coasters, shows, craft shops, and a wide variety of food choices, the family-centric atmosphere of Dollywood is sure to have something that everyone can enjoy. Additionally, Dollywood offers special group rates for parties larger than 15.
Through any of the attractions listed above, your team will find opportunities to challenge, encourage, and get to know one another. On top of all that, a day out of the office might just lead to a big boost in morale. Trust falls and cliche games are so yesterday. Plan your team building activity in the Smokies today!