In 1975 this roller coaster opened as the Corkscrew at Knott's Berry Farm and became the world's first modern roller coaster to go upside down. Playing an important role in roller coaster history, Gravity Defying Corkscrew, continues to thrill guests at Idaho's Silverwood Theme Park.
|1975||Steel||Corkscrew||Arrow Dynamics, Karl Bacon|
|Drop: 62 feet||Height: 70 feet|
|Inversions: 2||Length: 1,250 feet|
|Trains: 2 - 24 passenger||Top Speed: 46 mph|
|Train Mfg: Arrow Dynamics|
1990 – Relocated from Knott's Berry Farm (Buena Park, CA)
Train has six cars with two rows each, seating two abreast per row.
Ride capacity: 600 passengers per hour
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