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Twisted Twins

Kentucky Kingdom

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Twisted Twins is presently closed and will not operate when Kentucky Kingdom reopens for the 2014 season. The park intends to use this ride for future expansion.

Lola and Stella made up the two unique rides one can experience on Twisted Twins at Kentucky Kingdom. Lola (pink) provided a tamer ride with more emphasis on zero-gravity hops, while Stella (teal) offered riders more of a twister ride with its full helix and plentiful instances of lateral forces through its sharp turns. The intertwined structure of these rides left passengers confused and in suspense of where their ride will take them. Twisted Twins is the industry's original dueling roller coaster.

Roller Coaster Details

Year Track Type Designer
1998 Wood Dueling, Twister Custom Coasters, Inc.

Roller Coaster Stats

Drop: 74 feet Height: 72 feet
Length: 2,631 feet Trains: 2 - 28 passenger
Top Speed: 41 mph Train Mfg: Gerstlauer

Twisted Twins Facts

Steel Structure

Dual tracks duel each other three times during the ride.

Trains named Lola and Stella

2002 – Twisted Sisters renamed Twisted Twins after the park was threatened with a lawsuit from the rock band Twisted Sisters.

2008 – Six Flags closed Twisted Twins and the surrounding area starting with the 2008 season to cut operating costs. The coaster has been standing-but-not-operating (SBNO) since this year.

2010 – Kentucky Kingdom closes after Six Flags declares bankruptcy.

2014 – Kentucky Kingdom reopens, but Twisted Twins will not reopen with the park. The future of this roller coaster is uncertain.

Opening date: June 20, 1998

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

Height requirement: Riders must be at least 48 inches tall

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