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Wild Thing

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Wild Thing is a standard Arrow-Huss loop corkscrew roller coaster with a double out and back layout. After climbing seven stories riders will descend 64-feet into a vertical loop, followed by a turn and then two corkscrew inversions. This Arrow roller coaster dates back to 1984 when it opened at Rocky Point amusement park. It was sold at an auction in 1996 and moved to Wild Waves & Enchanted Village a year later.

Roller Coaster Details

Year Track Type Designer
1999 Steel Loop Corkscrew Arrow Dynamics, Huss

Roller Coaster Stats

Drop: 64 feet Height: 75 feet
Inversions: 3 Length: 1,565 feet
Trains: 2 - 28 passenger Ride Time: 1 minute
Top Speed: 40 mph Train Mfg: Arrow Dynamics

Wild Thing Facts

1996 - Purchased at a ride auction.

1997 - Relocated from Rocky Point amusement park.

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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