Cajun Cliffhanger

Cajun Cliffhanger
Six Flags Great America
Location Gurnee, Illinois, USA
Park section Orleans Place
Status Defunct
Operated May 29, 1976 to July 19, 2000
Replaced by Jester’s Wild Ride
Manufacturer Chance Rides
Product Rotor

Cajun Cliffhanger was a Rotor built by US manufacturer Chance Rides that was previously located at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois, USA.


On July 19, 2000, two girls aged 12 and 13 each had a foot caught between the wall and the moving floor of the ride. The 12-year-old lost most of her big toe as a result of her injuries.[1][2]


  1. Flink, John (2001-07-12). "More accident records sought for Six Flags ride". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 2022-01-08.
  2. Mellen, Karen (2000-07-20). "2 girls injured on Great America ride". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 2022-01-08.
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