The Most Exciting Rides at Cedar Point

Theme Parks | | September 2, 2011 at 12:12 am




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Cedar Point is an amusement park situated in the state of Ohio, USA. This Ohio based amusement covered an area of 1.47 sq. km or 364 acre. This park is designated as one of the most exciting amusement parks of the world as it boasts as many as 4 roller coasters taller than 200 ft. Besides these, Cedar Point is also the amusement park that has the maximum number of rides; it houses as many as 75 rides. Here we’ll be discussing about some of the most popular rides of Cedar Point.

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  1. Matterhorn: It is a circular ride; riders boarding this ride swings as the Matterhorn moves clockwise in the downward direction.
  2. Matterhorn at Cedar Point amusement park Matterhorn at Cedar Point amusement park

  3. maXair: This Frisbee like ride can accommodate up to 50 riders. The riders will swing in a back and forth motion forming an arc with the maximum motion range of 120 degrees. The maximum height reached by maXair is 43 meter or 140 ft.
  4. maXair at Cedar Point amusement park maXair at Cedar Point amusement park maXair at Cedar Point amusement park

  5. Ocean Motion: It a giant pirate ship that moves in a swinging motion.
  6. Ocean Motion at Cedar Point amusement park Ocean Motion at Cedar Point amusement park Ocean Motion at Cedar Point amusement park

  7. Power Tower: It is basically a dropping tower ride; it possesses both Turbo Drop and Space Shot facilities. There is no other dropping tower ride on earth that has 4 towers like this one. Two towers are dedicated to Turbo Drop and the other two to Space Shot. Each of these 4 towers is 73 m or 240 ft in height.
  8. Power Tower at Cedar Point amusement park Power Tower at Cedar Point amusement park Power Tower at Cedar Point amusement park

  9. WindSeeker: This ride was inaugurated on the 14th of June, 2011. It will take you up to a height of 92 meters or 301 ft. The WindSeeker is named so because of its wind-like speed. It can run at a speed of 25 to 30 m/hour.
  10. WindSeeker at Cedar Point amusement park WindSeeker at Cedar Point amusement park

  11. Thunder Canyon: It is one of the most exciting water rides housed by Cedar Point. It was opened long back in the year 1986. However, this ride stay closed during the initial weeks of September; during this time, this part of Cedar Point is transformed into a similarly thrilling Halloween attraction.
  12. Thunder Canyon at Cedar Point amusement park Thunder Canyon at Cedar Point amusement park

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