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|Type||Steel - Bobsled|
|Riders per train||14|
|Propulsion||Chain lift hill|
Top speed41 mph
Avalanche is a Mack Rides bobsled roller coaster located at Kings Dominion in Doswell, Virginia. Avalanche, USA. It was opened in 1988 and is currently the only Mack Rides bobsled coaster running in the United States. It is located in the African-themed Congo section of the amusement park.
Trains[edit | edit source]
3 trains with 7 cars per train. Riders are arranged inline in 2 rows for a total of 14 riders per train.
The various cars are themed after Olympic bobsleds that represent five countries. The countries are France, the United States, Germany, Switzerland, and Canada.
Photo Gallery[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- From The Vault: Kings Dominion 1988 Brochure. NewsPlusNotes
|Roller coasters at Kings Dominion|
|Present||Anaconda • Apple Zapple • Avalanche • Backlot Stunt Coaster • Dominator • Flight of Fear • Great Pumpkin Coaster • Grizzly • Intimidator 305 • Racer 75 • Twisted Timbers • Woodstock Express|
|Former||Galaxi • HyperSonic XLC • Hurler • King Kobra • Shockwave • Volcano: The Blast Coaster|