Bavarian Beetle

Roller coaster in the United States
Bavarian Beetle
Kings Island
Location Mason, Ohio, USA
Coordinates 39°20′41″N 84°16′01″W / 39.34464435°N 84.2669743°W / 39.34464435; -84.2669743
Status Defunct
Operated April 29, 1972 to 1978
Replaced by Festhaus
Coney Island
Name Galaxi
Location Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Operated 1970 to September 6, 1971
Manufacturer SDC
Product Galaxi
Type Steel
Track layout Zyklon / Galaxi
Riders per train 8
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height 45 feet
Length 800 feet
Inversions 0

Bavarian Beetle was a steel roller coaster located at Kings Island from April 29, 1972, to 1978. Before arriving at Kings Island, it operated at Coney Island from 1970 to September 6, 1971.



Colour scheme

Blue track and red supports.


2 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows, for a total of 8 riders per train.


External links

Articles on Kings Island