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Michigan's Adventure

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Seated in trains suspended from an overhead steel track, thrill-seekers fly on the Thunderhawk roller coaster through five inverting elements at speeds reaching 50 mph. This 2,260-foot long suspended looping roller coaster stands 105-feet tall and lasts just over two minutes.

Roller Coaster Details

Year Track Type Designer
2008 Steel Suspended Looping Vekoma

Roller Coaster Stats

Drop: 86 feet Height: 105 feet
Inversions: 5 Length: 2,260 feet
Trains: 2 - 20 passenger Ride Time: 2 minutes, 15 seconds
Top Speed: 50 mph Train Mfg: Vekoma

Thunderhawk Facts

2008 – Reopens at Michigan's Adventure after being relocated.

September 16, 2007 – Final day of operation at Geauga Lake.

May 2004 – Renamed Thunderhawk after Six Flags sells Geauga Lake to Cedar Fair.

1998 – Opened at Geauga Lake and named Serial Thriller.

Vekoma's 689 meter SLC model

Inversions: Roll Over, Sidewinder, Double In-Line Twist

Train has ten cars with one row each, seating two abreast per row.

Ride capacity: 1,040 passengers per hour

Height requirement: Riders must be at least 52 inches tall

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