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Alpine Bobsled

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Alpine Bobsled
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Great Escape
Location Queensbury, New York, USA
Status Operating since 1998
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Manufacturer Intamin
Type Steel - Bobsled
Model / product Swiss Bob
Riders per train 8
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height64 feet
Top speed35 mph
Length1,490 feet
Inversions0
Duration1:40
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Alpine Bobsled is an Intamin bobsled roller coaster currently located at Great Escape in Queensbury, New York, USA. It opened at its current location in 1998. It was previously located at Six Flags Great Adventure from 1984-1988, then at Six Flags Great America from 1989-1995. In Great Adventure it was called Sarajevo Bobsled and at Great America it was called Rolling Thunder.

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6 cars. Riders are arranged 2 across in 3 rows for a total of 6 riders per car.