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Medusa

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

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Medusa is a floorless, multi-element coaster at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom with seven thrilling inversions, including the first ever "Sea Serpent" double inversion following a 150-foot drop. On Medusa thrill-seekers are seated in the "floorless" trains leaving nothing between the riders feet and the steel track below.

Related: See Medusa Review for pictures.

Roller Coaster Details

Year Track Type Designer
2000 Steel Floorless Multielement Bolliger & Mabillard

Roller Coaster Stats

  • Drop: 150 feet
  • G-force: 4.5 G's
  • Height: 150 feet
  • Inversions: 7
  • Length: 3,937 feet
  • Trains: 3 - 32 passenger
  • Ride Time: 3 minutes, 15 seconds
  • Top Speed: 65 mph
  • Train Mfg: Bolliger & Mabillard

Medusa Facts

Inversions: 128-foot Vertical Loop, Dive Loop, Zero-G-Roll, Roll Over, Two Corkscrews

Opening date: March 18, 2000

Estimated cost: $15 million

Train has eight cars with one row each, seating four abreast per row.

Ride capacity: 1,600 passengers per hour

Height requirement: Riders must be at least 54 inches tall

Where to Coast

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