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Sand Serpent

Busch Gardens Tampa

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Busch Gardens' family roller coaster, Sand Serpent, is located in the park's Timbuktu section. This Wild Mouse roller coaster has individual four-passenger cars that race around hairpin turns and sudden dips.

Roller Coaster Details

Year Track Type Designer
1995 Steel Wild Mouse Mack GmbH

Roller Coaster Stats

Height: 46 feet Length: 1,214 feet
Trains: 4 - 4 passenger Ride Time: 1 minute, 50 seconds
Top Speed: 28 mph

Sand Serpent Facts

2011 – Cheetah Chase renamed Sand Serpent.

2004 – Relocated to Busch Gardens Tampa and renamed Cheetah Chase.

1996 – Wilde Maus opened at Busch Gardens Williamsburg

Individual car has two rows each, seating two abreast per row.

Ride capacity: 1,120 passengers per hour

Height requirement: Riders must be at least 46 inches tall

Where to Coast

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