Big Thunder Mountain Railroad (Disneyland Park)

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Big Thunder Mountain Railroad
Disneyland Park
Location Anaheim, California, USA
Status Operating since September 2, 1979 (original)
March 17, 2014 (post refurbishment)
Height restriction 40 inches (102 cm)
Manufacturer Arrow Dynamics (original)
Dynamic Structures (current)
Designer / calculations Walt Disney Imagineering
Type Steel - Mine Train
Hourly capacity 2,400
Propulsion 3 Chain Lift hills
Height 50 feet
Top speed 28 mph
Length 2671 feet
Inversions 0
Rolling stock
Manufacturer Built in-house (replaced 2014)
Riders per train 30

Big Thunder Mountain Railroad is a mine train roller coaster located at Disneyland Park in Anaheim, California, USA.


This ride is a mirror image to Big Thunder Mountain Railroad at the Magic Kingdom in Florida.


6 trains with 5 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 3 rows, for a total of 30 riders per train.

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