The Treetop Amusement Park Near Cincinnati That’s So Worthy Of A Road Trip

Cincinnati is a wonderful place to live for so many reasons, and one of them is that we can easily get to many different regions when we need some time away. Drive north to the Great Lakes for some water and beach time or head south into Kentucky and Tennessee for some time in the mountains. Gatlinburg is a popular getaway destination for Cincinnatians since it is a relatively easy drive and offers so much variety. Even if you already love to visit this area, you may not have heard of one of its newer attractions, Anakeesta. This treetop amusement park offers incredible views, relaxation, and adventure – and all of the fun is definitely worthy of a road trip.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

In under five hours, you can be in the heart of Gatlinburg and heading up the mountain to its coolest destination. Anakeesta is a wonderful destination for a short road trip and you should definitely consider a visit next time you’re in the area. Have you spent time at this treetop amusement park? Are you excited to check it out? Let us know in the comments!

Anakeesta is located at 576 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738. For more information, visit its website here and follow along on Facebook here.

And if you love to play in the trees, you’ll want to check out this exciting canopy walk opportunity near Cincinnati in our previous article here.