“Sitting at 4,600 ft. elevation, Ghost Town in the Sky [later Ghost Town Village] has been in existence since 1961. R.B. Coburn built the Wild West-themed amusement park on Buck Mountain for $1 million.
“During its peak seasons, the park welcomed around 500,000 guests. These guests moved quickly through the park as the chairlift impressively transported 1,200 people per hour….”
Maggie Valley officials are seeking a developer for the abandoned property.