Boardwalk Bullet

Roller coaster in the United States
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Boardwalk Bullet
Kemah Boardwalk
Location Kemah, Texas, USA
Status Operating since August 31, 2007
Rider height 48 inch minimum
Manufacturer Martin & Vleminckx
Designer / calculations The Gravity Group, LLC
Type Wooden
Riders per train 24
Hourly capacity 800
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height 96 feet
Drop 92 feet
Top speed 51 mph
Length 3236 feet
Inversions 0
Drop angle 56°

Boardwalk Bullet is a wooden roller coaster located at Kemah Boardwalk in Kemah, Texas, USA. It was designed by The Gravity Group, LLC and manufactured by Martin & Vleminckx.[1]


Boardwalk Bullet was announced in December 2006.[2] It opened on August 31, 2007.[3]

Kemah Boardwalk was hit by Hurricane Ike on September 15, 2008. While Boardwalk Bullet itself was not significantly damaged, it remained closed until November of that year while the amusement park was rebuilt.[4]


Maximum track banking of 75 degrees.[1]

There are a total of forty-two crossovers throughout the course of the track.[5]


2 trains with 6 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows, for a total of 24 riders per train. The trains were overhauled by the Philadelphia Toboggan Company in 2017.[6]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Boardwalk Bullet - The Gravity Group
  2. Kemah Boardwalk Building Gravity Group Roller Coaster - Ultimate Rollercoaster
  3. Boardwalk Bullet Roller Coaster Blasts Into Kemah Boardwalk - Ultimate Rollercoaster
  4. "Hurricane Ike Smashes the Kemah Boardwalk".
  5. Throgmorton, Todd H. (2009). Roller Coasters (Third ed.). USA: McFarland & Company Inc. pp. 240, 241. ISBN 9780786439102.
  6. "2017 Amusement Industry Preview" (PDF). Amusement Today. May 2017. p. 12. Retrieved 2023-07-02.

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