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Meteor last operated at Hillcrest Park. Following the park's closure the roller coaster was sold at auction, disassembled and relocated to Little Amerricka. Now rebuilt, this junior figure 8 wooden coaster reopens using a new name, Meteor and will once again thrill the young and old alike.

Roller Coaster Details

Year Track Type Designer
2007 Wood Junior, Figure 8 Herb Schmeck, PTC

Roller Coaster Stats

Drop: 20 feet Height: 28 feet
Length: 700 feet Trains: 1 - 16 passenger
Ride Time: 50 seconds Top Speed: 20 mph
Train Mfg: Philadelphia Toboggan Co.

Meteor Facts

ACE Coaster Classic

1967 – Relocated from Kiddytown in Chicago to Hillcrest Park.

2003 – Hillcrest Park closed at the end of the season and the Little Dipper was sold at auction for $9,000 on October 25, 2003.

2004 – Relocated to Little Amerricka to be reconstructed.

2006 – Little Dipper is renamed Meteor.

Train has four cars with two rows each, seating two abreast per row.

Where to Coast

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