Anakeesta, LLC

Anakeesta - Chondola Ride (Chair/Gondola cabin)
Anakeesta Drone Shot - Firefly Village
Anakeesta - Treetop Skywalk
Rail Runner - Mountain Coaster
Ziplines and True Blue Rappel Drop

A New Adventure a New Opportunity

Guests can enjoy the Treetop Skywalk on 16 hanging bridges more than 50 feet in the air, soar through the trees on Gatlinburg’s fastest dual-racing zip lines with heart-pounding rappel drops, ride the Rail Runner, the first single-rail gravity-fed mountain coaster in the United States and SO much more! Join us at Anakeesta and discover the magic in the mountains!

Located immediately adjacent to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park over looking the city of Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Scenic views of Mt. LeConte and the Smoky Mountains abound.

About Anakeesta, LLC

We love the Smoky Mountains and we experience the majesty of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, our immediate neighbor. We love working outside in all the elements and all the seasons! We love for our team members to laugh, to enjoy themselves, learn to grow, and develop toward their full potential! 

Nothing is more adventurous than to be at the beginning of a new venture.  So, if you like working outside in an incredible environment, zipping through a tree canopy, walking on a suspended bridge over 50 feet above the ground, riding a coaster down our own Anakeesta mountain and meeting new people, then we may be the company you are looking to join and grow!

The Employee Experience

Anakeesta's core values and beliefs are; Safety, Integrity, Teamwork, Respect, Balance, Innovation, and Diversity.  We expect all of our team members to embrace these same values.  If you love the outdoors, we are where you want to be.  When you live here, hiking the Appalachian Trails, white water rafting, exploring limestone caverns, or listening to mountain music with outstanding venues are in close proximity.

You'll truly discover the magic in the mountains!

Ideal Candidate

An individual who really enjoys meeting others, engaging in informative discussions with guests. Desires to learn about the area's uniqueness, geological facts, trees and flowers, and wildlife.  An informed employee makes the guests' experience unique and special while at the same time allowing the guest to acquire greater confidence.

IDEAL CANDIDATE ATTRIBUTES: #1 RELIABLE | Outgoing Personality | Adventurous Lifestyle | Works Hard & Plays Harder | Team Player | Guest Service Minded | No Fear of Heights | Positive Attitude  | Excellent Communication Skills | Independent (Capable of working w/ little or no supervision)

 SAFETY is a primary emphasis in all that we do. we train for SAFETY, we focus on SAFETY,

we enforce SAFETY!

Room and Board

We offer room and board on a first-come-first-served basis within a convenient 5-minute walk to work.  Room capacity is now 2 People Per room with Covid-19 Precautions.

AMENITIES: Laundry Facilities Onsite | Indoor/Outdoor Common Areas | Game Room | Brand New Amenities | Free Wifi | TV Screens w/ free cable (in rec area)| Walking Distance from Downtown | Located by a Trolley Stop | Convenience Store Across the Street

 *Other housing options are available on local campground sites and, within a twenty-mile range housing is in greater supply. Staying with friends or finding a roommate, carpooling, or biking can make the experience more valuable.  

Employee Perks

Annual Employee Events | Staff Recognition Prize Program |  Onsite Employee Meals Available | Retail Discounts | Uniform Provided |  Flexible Schedules | Free Passes to Local Attractions |  Free Parking 

Getting Here and Getting Around

We are located about 30-45 minutes from Knoxville, Tennessee with numerous daily flights on major airlines.  As we are in the hub of Gatlinburg, many sites are in close proximity but transportation may be required depending on where you reside so consider carpooling.  Locally in Gatlinburg, there is a public trolley transportation system and a great biking area.

For Fun

Get out!  Get out!  Enjoy the wilderness by hiking the state and national parks, numerous whitewater rafting rivers and kayaking, tubing, and biking.  Arts and crafts abound.  Learn pottery, painting, and photography.

How to Apply

Please complete our online application or email your resume. 

Contact Anakeesta, LLC