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Scorpion Facts

Designed by the famed Anton Schwarzkopf, Scorpion features a 360-degree vertical loop and multiple, high-speed helices.

Scorpion's compact design subjects the riders to intense positive G-forces.

Operating since 1981 the Scorpion is the oldest roller coaster at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay.

Ride Specs
Height: 65 feet
Max drop: 60 feet
G-force: 3.5 G's
Top speed: 50 mph
Length: 1,805 feet
Inversions: 1

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Ride Location
Busch Gardens Tampa

Scorpion photos by Elvie Gieszl and Eric Gieszl. Copyright © 1999, 2006 Ultimate Rollercoaster.