A Look at the Shops of Ober Gatlinburg

Although the activities change with the seasons at Ober Gatlinburg, you can always count on enjoying year-round shopping adventures. You can start your journey through the shops in downtown before riding the tram up to the rest on the mountain. Between both locations, you’re sure to find amazing apparel, candy, and everything in between, making it easy to bring home souvenirs for yourself and your loved ones.

Images courtesy of Ober Gatlinburg

Images courtesy of Ober Gatlinburg

Ober Gatlinburg Downtown

Unless you drive the winding road up to the resort area, every visit to Ober Gatlinburg begins on Parkway at the Tramway Mall. Not only is that where you catch the tram up to the mountainside, it’s a great place to shop at the following stores.

Chocolate Monkey

For all the best chocolates and other confections, take a trip over to Chocolate Monkey. Their Award Winning Monkey Butter Fudge is a must-try delight, but all their truffles and caramel apples are just as good.

Green River Gallery

With a visit to the Green River Gallery, you can take home stunning nature photographs and other works of art. All their works come from local artists and often feature the Smoky Mountains.

Pepper Palace

Does all your food absolutely need a spicy kick? If so, get on over to the Pepper Place for hot sauces, BBQ rubs, and more. Be sure to try their free sample bar before making your purchases, so you know just what to buy.

Spa to Go

Spa to Go offers a brief reprieve from all the hustle and bustle with an invigorating Aqua Massage – you stay dry and clothed, and the hydro bed does the work – heavenly! And after that, you can buy personal spa products and heavenly scented candles for your home.

The Silver Galleon

At The Silver Galleon, you can shop for stunning Native American jewelry and gifts of all kinds. Turquoise jewelry dominates the space, but you can also find moccasins, flutes, pottery, and custom knives.

Tramway Gifts

As the name implies, Tramway Gifts offers all the best branded swag for Ober Gatlinburg. While shopping through all the apparel, home decor, and more, it’s easy to find fun souvenirs.

Ober Gatlinburg on the Mountain

More shopping awaits once you get off the tram at the top of the mountain. So, plan to break up your activities with visits to all these excellent shops.

Beer Necessities

When you want to spoil beer aficionados with fun accessories, set your sights on Beer Necessities. With their unique shape and hand glazed finish, the branded steins are always a hit – and that’s just the start of all they have to offer.

Family Crest

Have you always wanted to know what your family’s coat of arms looks like? Get on over to Family Crest to take a peek and bring home personalized pins, patches, and much more.

Galleria Gift Shop

The Galleria Gift Shop goes all out in offering apparel, adventure gear, and other items suited to the avid skiers and snowboarders in your life. And the Smoky Mountains swag never fails to impress.

Jensen Imaging

At Jensen Imaging, it’s easy to buy candid photos of your time enjoying the tram ride and slopes. Just select your favorite shots, and then decide how you’d like them delivered.

O’Bears Playhouse

If you have little ones in your midst, let them get their wiggles out at O’Bears Playhouse. There’s plenty of room to play while you shop plus Obear is likely to make an appearance during your visit.


Do you love a good challenge? If so, scoot on over to Puzzled for a look at all their imaginative puzzles and games. Their items promise to leave you more than a little bit confuzzled as you work through the steps.

Ski Mountain Outdoors

If you need gear before you hit the slopes, or the trails and other locales, stop by Ski Mountain Outdoors. They have everything you’ll need to enjoy the mountainside all year-round.

Slopeside Apparel & Gifts

For attractive outwear you’re proud to show off, you’ll want to visit Slopeside Apparel & Gifts. They carry all the major brands of hats, gloves, coats, shoes, and much more.

The Leather Shop

The Leather Shop is the place to go when only handcrafted leather goods will do. Their hats, shoes, and wallets are second to none, but the real magic lies in having a custom belt cut to your size while you wait.

As you explore the downtown and mountainside shops of Ober Gatlinburg, you’ll undoubtedly find many great items begging to come home with you. If you cannot snag them all, just plan a return trip for more chances to shop around.

For more information, see the Ober Gatlinburg website.