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'''Grizzly''' is a [[wooden]] [[roller coaster]] at [[Kings Dominion]] in Doswell, Virginia, USA. The grounds of the ride are densely forested, with the intended thrills heightened from the illusion of inadequate clearance between the [[track]] and trees. The attraction opened in 1982 and the double-figure-eight layout is based closely on the [[defunct]] [[Coney Island]] [[Wildcat (Coney Island)|Wildcat]].<ref>[http://www.themeparkreview.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=693213#693213 Kings Dominion brochure - Shane's Amusement Attic]</ref> [[Grizzly (California's Great America)|A mirrored clone of this ride]] operates at [[California's Great America]].
 
'''Grizzly''' is a [[wooden]] [[roller coaster]] at [[Kings Dominion]] in Doswell, Virginia, USA. The grounds of the ride are densely forested, with the intended thrills heightened from the illusion of inadequate clearance between the [[track]] and trees. The attraction opened in 1982 and the double-figure-eight layout is based closely on the [[defunct]] [[Coney Island]] [[Wildcat (Coney Island)|Wildcat]].<ref>[http://www.themeparkreview.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=693213#693213 Kings Dominion brochure - Shane's Amusement Attic]</ref> [[Grizzly (California's Great America)|A mirrored clone of this ride]] operates at [[California's Great America]].
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==Design==
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===Trains===
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2 trains with 7 cars per train. Riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 28 riders per train.
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==References==
 
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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[[Category:Roller coasters opened in 1982]]
 
[[Category:Roller coasters opened in 1982]]
 
[[Category:Coasters with Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters trains]]
 
[[Category:Coasters with Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters trains]]

Revision as of 18:35, 7 May 2021

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Grizzly
Kings Dominion
Location Doswell, Virginia, USA
Status Operating since March 27, 1982
Height restriction 48 inches (122 cm)
Statistics
Manufacturer Taft Attractions
Type Wooden
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height 87 feet
Top speed 51 mph
Length 3150 feet
Inversions 0
Duration 2:30
Rolling stock
Manufacturer Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters
Riders per train 28
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Grizzly (Kings Dominion) 2016 01.jpg

Grizzly is a wooden roller coaster at Kings Dominion in Doswell, Virginia, USA. The grounds of the ride are densely forested, with the intended thrills heightened from the illusion of inadequate clearance between the track and trees. The attraction opened in 1982 and the double-figure-eight layout is based closely on the defunct Coney Island Wildcat.[1] A mirrored clone of this ride operates at California's Great America.

Design

Trains

2 trains with 7 cars per train. Riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 28 riders per train.

References

External links

  • Grizzly on the Roller Coaster DataBase.