Anaconda (Kings Dominion)

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roller coaster
Kings Dominion
Location Doswell, Virginia, USA
Status Operating since March 24, 1991
Height restriction 48 inches
Manufacturer Arrow Dynamics
Designer / calculations Ron Toomer
Type Steel
Model / product Custom Looping Coaster
Riders per train 28
Hourly capacity 1400
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height128 feet
Drop144 feet
Top speed50 mph
Length2700 feet
G-force5.1 g

Anaconda is a steel roller coaster located at Kings Dominion in Doswell, Virginia, USA. Built by Arrow Dynamics, the ride was Kings Dominion's first roller coaster with more than one inversion and the first roller coaster with inversions to have an underwater tunnel.


Design[edit | edit source]

The ride was designed by Ron Toomer and features a drop into an underwater tunnel. It consists four inversions.

Color scheme[edit | edit source]

The ride is currently painted red with yellow rails and green supports. Previously, the track was red.

Trains[edit | edit source]

2 trains with 7 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 28 riders per train. Riders are secured by over-the-shoulder harnesses.

Images[edit | edit source]

External links[edit | edit source]

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    Anaconda on the Roller Coaster DataBase.