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Wodan Timbur Coaster

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roller coaster
WODAN - Timburcoaster
Wodan Timbur Coaster 08.jpg
Location Rust, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Park section Iceland
Status Operating since 31 March 2012
Cost € 10,000,000
Height restriction 47 inches (120 cm)
Manufacturer Great Coasters International
Type Wooden
Riders per train 24
Hourly capacity 1250
Propulsion Chain lift
Area 721.8 feet × 236.3 feet
Height131.3 feet
Top speed62.1 mph
Length3,444.9 feet
Steepest drop52°
G-force3.5 g
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WODAN - Timburcoaster is a wooden roller coaster located at Europa-Park in Rust, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It opened on March 31, 2012 and was built by Great Coasters International.[1]

The ride is located in the Iceland section of the park, which opened in 2009. It is the park's first and only wooden coaster.

Name[edit | edit source]

The coaster was named after the Germanic name of the Nordic god Odin. Timbur is the Icelandic word for wood.

Design[edit | edit source]

The coaster intertwines with two attractions: Atlantica SuperSplash and blue fire Megacoaster.

Theme[edit | edit source]

WODAN - Timburcoaster is themed to Norse mythology. The queue line features several heavily detailed elements, including fire, mist and water effects. The goddess of death, Hel, is also featured and has a turning sand timer. Projection Mapping, smoke screens and moving ceilings are also used in the indoor sections, which immerse guests in mythology. In the station, statues watch the train leave and turn to watch the train arrive. The ride also features tunnels and a station fly-through.

Photographs of the queue-line:

Trains[edit | edit source]

3 trains with 12 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in a single row for a total of 24 riders per train. The trains are GCI Millennium Flyer trains.

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