For winter thrills off the slopes, look no further than the Breathtaker Alpine Coaster. Riders will wind their way through over a mile of forest on an elevated track at speeds of up to 28mph. Located adjacent to the Elk Camp Restaurant, riders and passengers will able to experience the thrilling ride during the day, during special Ullr Nights, or select Après extended hours.

The Breathtaker Alpine Coaster is now open for the Winter Season!

Product Time Price
Coaster Morning Session10:00am - 12:30pm $39
Coaster Afternoon Session12:30pm - 3:30pm $45
Coaster and Tubing Combo @ Ullr Nights and Après5:30 – 7:30pm session
6:30 – 8:30pm session
Coaster and Tubing Combo Pick a coaster session, tube any time that day$54
Coaster Season Pass $349
Tubing-only10:00am - 12:30pm session
12:30pm - 3:30pm session

Daily Operations:
November 22, 2018 - April 21, 2019
Hours: 2 daily sessions are offered - 10:00am–12:30pm session or a 12:30–3:30pm session

Ullr Nights Operations:
Dates: Friday Nights December 21, 2018 - April 21, 2019
Hours: 5:30–7:30pm session, 6:30–8:30pm session

Extended Hours / Après Operations:
Dates: December 29; January 2, 3; February 16, 17; March 5, 18, 19
Hours: 3:30 - 6:00 PM
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Planning InfoRMATIOn

  • Guests who have not yet signed a waiver should arrive at the Elk Camp Gondola Ticket Office to complete one prior to loading the gondola to Elk Camp
  • Guests must present ticket to access the coaster for each ride
  • Ride will take between 7 and 9 minutes to complete
  • Riders will travel through over a mile of forest on an elevated track at up to speeds of 28 mph/45 kph
  • Track features curves, turns and hairpin turns
  • Riders are solely responsible for both monitoring the speed of their sled and to control their braking in order to maintain safe distances between sleds
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Rules & Health Requirements

  • All riders must sign a release of liability waiver
  • All loose clothing and hair below shoulder length shall be secured prior to starting the ride
  • No food or gum is allowed on the ride
  • Participants must remain seated at all times and keep their arms and legs inside the sled for the duration of the ride
  • Driver must maintain at least 80 feet /24 meters in dry conditions/160 feet/48 meters in wet conditions between their sled and sled in front of them on the track
  • Stopping on the track is only permitted in the event of an emergency
  • No backpacks or bags allowed on the ride


Guests who are under the influence of drugs or alcohol of any kind may not participate in this activity. Guests with the following medical conditions may not participate in this activity: (a) pregnant or think they may be pregnant, (b) heart condition, (c) seizure condition, (d) history of back or neck injury, or (e) any other medical condition that prevents guest from following the safety rules and guidelines.

Age, Height & Weight Restrictions


  • Between 54 inches and 84 inches tall (137/213 centimeters)
  • Must be physically able to maintain seated position and use safety restraints
  • Capable of understanding and obeying all verbal and written instructions
  • Capable of visually identifying sled in front of them to maintain safe following distance
  • Able to operate brake levers to control the speed of the sled
  • Driver must be 16 years or older to pilot sled with passenger
  • Driver weight cannot exceed 375 lbs/170 kg in dry conditions, 330 lbs/150 kg in wet conditions


  • At least 38 inches/97 centimeters tall
  • There is no minimum age for passengers as long as they meet all other height and weight requirements
  • Must be shorter than the driver
  • Capable of holding onto front handle while sled is in motion
  • Total passenger (max of 2) weight for sled cannot exceed 375 lbs/170 kg in dry conditions, 330 lbs/150 kg in wet conditions