Ober Gatlinburg is opening this weekend thanks to a cold front.
Officials said, "The weather has finally turned in the favor of cold weather enthusiasts! Our snowmakers are hard art work capitalizing on this massive, and perfectly timed cold front. Focusing on Cub Way, Castle Run, and Ski School, snowmakers will have the slopes ready for skiers and snowboarders by noon on Saturday."
The Snow Tubing Park, Cubbies Snow Zone, Ice Skating, shopping, and dining will also be available to guests of Ober Gatlinburg.
Slopes will be open this weekend on Saturday noon-10 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m.-7 p.m. with discounted rates: ($36 Full day, $30 Twilight, $20 Night).
Regular slopes hours and rates resume on Monday.