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|Type||Steel - Hyper|
|Riders per train||12|
Top speed70 mph
Cannibal is a unique steel hyper roller coaster located at Lagoon in Farmington, Utah, USA. It has red track and features a drop at an angle of 116°. At a height of 208 feet, Cannibal is the tallest roller coaster with a beyond-vertical drop and has the steepest drop of any roller coaster outside of Asia.
Cannibal opened to the public on July 2, 2015.
Design[edit | edit source]
Cannibal has a 208 feet tall elevator lift. The lift is followed by a drop from horizontal to an angle of 116°, curving into an underground tunnel, which is immediately followed by a large Immelman. The Immelman leads to a dive loop, then a large over-banked curve passing through the Immelman. The track then makes a high left turn around the lift tower into a mid-course brake run, then left again into a Lagoon roll over a large constructed water feature (resembling a large rock outcropping with a spring leading over a series of waterfalls into a lake), rotating counterclockwise one and one-half times (ending upside-down), then rotating clockwise until riders are nearly right-side up once more. The ride finishes with a right turning helix that tunnels through the rock of the water feature, passing behind the waterfalls before the final brake run. The 116° beyond vertical first drop is the tallest one in the world and the fourth steepest in the world.
Trains[edit | edit source]
|Roller coasters at Lagoon|
|Present||Bat • Bombora • Cannibal • Colossus The Fire Dragon • Jet Star 2 • Puff The Little Fire Dragon • Roller Coaster • Spider • Wicked • Wild Mouse|
|Former||Little Roller Coaster • New Wilder Wild Mouse • Scenic Railway|