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Meteor

Little Amerricka

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.

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