Cannonball Run

Roller coaster
Not to be confused with Cannon Ball Run, a Giant Slide at Pirate Adventure Park.
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Cannonball Run
Waterville USA
Location Gulf Shores, Alabama, USA
Status Defunct
Operated 1995 to September 30, 2018
Statistics
Manufacturer Custom Coasters International, Inc.
Designer / calculations Dennis McNulty
Type Wooden
Track layout Out and Back
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height 65 feet
Top speed 43 mph
Length 1700 feet
Inversions 0
Rolling stock
Manufacturer Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters
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Cannonball Run was a wooden roller coaster located at Waterville USA in Gulf Shores, Alabama, USA.

History

Cannonball Run opened in 1995.

On June 26, 2018, the park announced that Cannonball Run would close at the end of the 2018 season. President of Waterville USA Joe Warrington said the removal would "make room for even more exciting attractions" however a replacement has not been announced.[1] The last day of operation was September 30.

Design

The ride had an out and back layout. It was built over a parking lot and had openings in the lift hill structure to allow traffic to pass.

Trains

Single train with 5 cars. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows, for a total of 20 riders per train. The train was built by Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters, Inc.

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