Big Thunder Mountain Railroad (Disneyland Park)

Roller coaster in the United States
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Big Thunder Mountain Railroad
Disneyland Park
Location Anaheim, California, USA
Coordinates 33°48′46″N 117°55′13″W / 33.812640°N 117.920372°W / 33.812640; -117.920372
Park section Frontierland
Status Operating since September 2, 1979
Theme designer Walt Disney Imagineering
Rider height 40 inch minimum
Manufacturer Arrow Dynamics (original)
Dynamic Structures (March 17, 2014 onwards)
Product Runaway Train
Type Steel
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 steel roller coaster located at Disneyland Park in Anaheim, California, USA.



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

Colour scheme

Rust brown track with the supports being hidden on the inside of the mountain.


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.

External links

Articles on Disneyland Park