We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: 4721 Soco Road, Maggie Valley, NC 28751
Phone Number:
+1 828-926-0285
Website
Monday
Closed
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 18:00
Thu - Fri 16:00 - 22:00
Sat 10:00 - 22:00
Description:

Kids of all ages enjoy tubing at Tube World. Located four miles from...

Kids of all ages enjoy tubing at Tube World. Located four miles from Cataloochee Ski Area, Tube World is located across from Ghost Town in the Sky in Maggie Valley, North Carolina. We are a perfect place for a family or group outing and offer tubing fun from mid-December to early March.

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 132 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 64
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 16
    Terrible
Good times!

Our family of 3 went to Tube World on a very busy Sunday morning. The staff was very efficient and keep things moving to ensure you get quite a few rides in during your 1 hour 45... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2016
andrea3466
,
Maryville, Tennessee
Add Photo Write a Review

132 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 130: English reviews
Maryville, Tennessee
Level Contributor
27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Our family of 3 went to Tube World on a very busy Sunday morning. The staff was very efficient and keep things moving to ensure you get quite a few rides in during your 1 hour 45 minute window. One negative I experienced (which others did not seem to mind) is that your tube continues to go really, really fast... More 

Helpful?
4 Thank andrea3466
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2016

We enjoyed our day at Tube World. The staff was friendly and we loved tubing down the hill. I felt like it was a good value for to experience.

Helpful?
1 Thank Kelly W
Atlanta, GA
Level Contributor
28 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

I went on a Friday before President's weekend with my 9 year old. We started to buy the tickets online but didn't because we weren't 100% sure we would be there at that time and other reviews say that refunds are NOT happening. There are some improvements they can make in getting the tickets - they closed the parking lot... More 

Helpful?
5 Thank CMorrison2001
Greensboro, North Carolina
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

We were on the way to Cherokee casino and stopped here for fun. Staffs are friendly n reasonable price. Had good time.

Helpful?
1 Thank karthick u
Orlando, Florida
Level Contributor
86 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

They changed up the way you go down the mountain. You can only go down sitting in the tube In the past you could lay on your stomach which was better since you could use your feet to slow you down at the bottom of the hill. The change means the only way you are going to stop is by... More 

Helpful?
Thank John T
Boca Raton
Level Contributor
103 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2016

If you're visiting Maggie in the winter months to world is a must do. Requires no skill just enjoyment of having an exciting ride down the mountain. They even have a little slope for toddlers and babies. All ages can participate and enjoy.

Helpful?
1 Thank KBBoca
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

We came to Tube World with a group of 18 people which included children, teenagers and adults. The weather was not so great: it was slightly drizzling. We came when it was already dark and half an hour late into a two hour ride. Not wanting to wait until next ride opening with children, we went and paid $25 per... More 

Helpful?
7 Thank Olga C
Anna Maria Island, Florida
Level Contributor
19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2015

We went on a very warm day (the 60's). Surprised it was still open. Mudd and water everywhere. No lines at all probably due to that fact. It was fun, but I thought it was over priced for just sliding down a hill. I could have easily slid down a few times and left. Wear old waterproof shoes.

Helpful?
2 Thank JoseTex
Canton, Georgia
Level Contributor
21 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

My family of four has visited Tube World on several occasions. We always have blast! Like others have said, it can be very crowded on the weekends and school holidays. On the other days you will definitely get your moneys worth! As far as speed of the tubes, I drug my feet behind my tube in order to slow down.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Tonya S
maggie valley nc
Level Contributor
18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

For those that are not ready to try the ski slopes in winter, Tony's Tube World is a great alternative. A tremendous amount of fun for young ones that are at least 42 inches tall.

Helpful?
Thank thevalleyinn

Travellers who viewed Tube World also viewed

Maggie Valley, North Carolina Mountains
Maggie Valley, North Carolina Mountains
 
Maggie Valley, North Carolina Mountains
Maggie Valley, North Carolina Mountains
 

Been to Tube World? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Tube World and other visitors
13 questions
Ask a question
Axson, Georgia
27 days ago
Spartanburg
3 months ago
4 months ago

See all questions (13)

Questions? Get answers from Tube World staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?