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Roller Soaker

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Roller Soaker
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Hersheypark
Location Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA
Park section The Boardwalk
Status Defunct
Operated 2002 to 2012
Statistics
Manufacturer Setpoint
Type Steel - Suspended
Riders per train 4
Height70 feet
Top speed20.5 mph
Length1,300 feet
Inversions0
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Roller Soaker was a SetPoint suspended roller coaster located at the Boardwalk (formerly at Midway America) at Hersheypark in Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA. It was Hersheypark's first (and so far only) interactive coaster and the second of its kind.

General Information[edit]

Riders sit back-to-back in suspended cars of four. Each seat has a bucket of 4 gallons of water under it that can be emptied on guests below by pulling a lever. These buckets are refilled while riders load at the station. In addition, many water cannons on the ground may be operated by guests for the purpose of shooting the riders above. The course itself is made up of gentle drops and turns along with a few areas where riders are splashed with water from buckets, fountains, etc.