Adventures at Big Rock Dude Ranch at Ponderosa LLC

Adventures at Big Rock Dude Ranch at Ponderosa LLC
909 Little Cove Rd Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
1-800-987-9852  
Detail Most guests spend 2 - 4 hours here.
Detail Includes either gem mining or catch-and-release fishing depending on selection. Guests can also visit the petting zoo with their chosen activity.
Detail Appropriate for All Ages
Detail Both Cameras and Video Cameras are Permitted
Detail Gift Shop On-site
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For family adventures and entertainment, Adventures at Big Rock Dude Ranch at Ponderosa LLC is sure to be a blast. Here, guests can find a multitude of adventures to spark their interest and enjoy an afternoon participating in family-friendly activities. At the Dude Ranch, guests can participate in Gem Mining, a Petting Zoo, and the Fishing Pond. 

Fishing Pond
There is nothing better than a day spent outdoors fishing, and at the Big Rock Dude Ranch, guests can put their angling skills to the test. This expansive fishing pond is brimming with crappie, catfish, bass, and bluegill. Guests are sure to have a fun time during a catch-and-release fishing adventure. Plus, rod, real, and bait are all provided.

Gem Mining
Go mining for geodes and gems at this awesome activity. Visitors of all ages will have a blast sifting through the dirt to find sparkling treatures. In each bag of geodes, guests will find gems from all across the world including quartz crystal, amethyst, pyrite, serpentine, rose quartz, selenite, jade, turquoise, and more. These are amazing souvenirs! 

Petting Zoo
The petting zoo gives kids and kids at heart the chance to bond with adorable baby animals. Guests can pet and feed gorgeous goats, ponies, rabbits, llamas, geese, chickens, ducks, peacocks, and various birds. The feed can be purchased at the General Store for only $3, though the petting zoo area is free. Be sure to capture the moments with your camera, too! 

Do not miss out on a chance for family fun the next time you are in the Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge area. At Adventures at Big Rock Dude Ranch at Ponderosa LLC, guests can experience a variety of activities and make some new memories.

Frequently Asked Questions for Adventures at Big Rock Dude Ranch at Ponderosa LLC:
  • What is included in the admission price for Adventures at Big Rock Dude Ranch at Ponderosa LLC?
    It includes gem mining or fishing depending on selection as well as admission to the petting zoo.
  • Approximately how long could a customer plan to spend at Adventures at Big Rock Dude Ranch at Ponderosa LLC?
    Guests spend about two hours fishing and about a half hour gem mining.
  • What amenities are available?
    There is a fishing pond, picnic areas, general store, and museum onsite.
  • Is photography & video recording allowed?
    Yes.
  • For what ages is Adventures at Big Rock Dude Ranch at Ponderosa LLC appropriate?
    This is great for all ages.
  • Is parking available at Adventures at Big Rock Dude Ranch at Ponderosa LLC? Is it free?
    There is free parking onsite at Big Rock Dude Ranch at Ponderosa.
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