Pigeon Forge, Tennessee: Goats on the Roof

First franchise location of the original Goats on the Roof in Georgia. Buy a bucket of goat food and crank it up to the roof by pedaling a stationary bicycle.
Address:
1341 Wears Valley Rd, Pigeon Forge, TN
Directions:
From Parkway/US Hwy 441, on the north side of Pigeon Forge, turn west at Stoplight 3 onto Wears Valley Rd/US Hwy 321. Drive a little over two miles. You'll see Goats on the Roof on the left.
Hours:
No goats in Winter (Call to verify)
Phone:
865-366-7139
Admission:
Free (plus cheap goat food)
RA Rates:
Worth a Detour
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Goat walks.

Goats on the Roof

A fun stop! We saw kids that had been born the morning before.

[Dawn, 07/04/2014]
Goats on the Roof

This is a near-exact copy of the original Goats on the Roof location in Helen, Georgia -- a basic gift shop/gem mine/ice cream store that happens to have goats on its roof, which you may feed. You can get a better view of the goats from the second floor retail area, which has windows overlooking the roof. Also, some of the goats are often in a ground-level pen on the side of the building when it isn't their turn to be on the roof.

While you can feed them using a hand-cranked pulley system (just like at the original location), this place also has a stationary bicycle, which you can pedal to crank the food up to the roof!

[Rich Braham, 06/15/2014]

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