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Adventure Express

Kings Island

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What park wouldn't be complete without a traditional Mine Train roller coaster? Adventure Express at Kings Island was designed by mine train experts Arrow Dynamics. This exciting ride has a wooden structure, two lift hills and four unique tunnels each with its own theme. Adventure Express is a great family ride and one of the world's best "Mine Train" roller coasters.

Roller Coaster Details

Year Track Type Designer
1991 Steel Mine Train Arrow Dynamics

Roller Coaster Stats

  • Height: 63 feet
  • Length: 2,963 feet
  • Trains: 3 - 30 passenger
  • Ride Time: 2 minutes, 30 seconds
  • Top Speed: 35 mph
  • Train Mfg: Arrow

Adventure Express Facts & History

First Lift Hill: 63 feet, Second Lift Hill: 42 feet

Features: Wood Structure, Four Tunnels (Themes: Snake, Boobytrap, Volcanic Eruption and Forbidden Temple)

Estimated cost: $4 million

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

Ride capacity: 1,600 passengers per hour

Height requirement: Riders must be at least 44 inches tall

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