Maggie Valley, North Carolina: Ghost Town Village

A 260-acre theme park built in the 1960s atop a 4,600-foot-high mountain, accessed by a ski lift. Known as Ghost Town in the Sky -- a Wild West town -- until 2016, when it was rebuilt as a Appalachian village. The former Wild West gunfights are now hillbilly gunfights.
Address:
16 Fie Top Rd, Maggie Valley, NC
Directions:
On the north side of US Hwy 19, five miles west of the intersection of US Hwy 276.
Hours:
June-Oct. W-Su 10-5 (Call to verify)
Phone:
828-926-1130
Admission:
Adults $10.
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Ghost Town in the Sky - Appalachian and Cherokee theme park?

With no movement in 2003's ambitious plan to turn the closed Ghost Town in the Sky into a Christian Theme Park, a non-profit group in Maggie Valley, North Carolina has some new ideas. They hope to raise money to fund a business plan and attract a new owner.... [10/17/2004] Complete News Story

Ghost Town in the Sky - a Christian theme park?

Local politicians running for office in Maggie Valley, North Carolina, have proposed transforming the dormant family attraction, Ghost Town in the Sky, into a Christian theme park. Ghost Town, on US Highway 19, was closed for the 2003 season.... [11/02/2003] Complete News Story

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