Comet (Great Escape)

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Comet
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roller coaster
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Great Escape
Location Queensbury, New York, USA
Status Operating since June 25, 1994
Height restriction 48 inches (122 cm)
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Crystal Beach
Location Crystal Beach, Ontario, Canada
Operated May 22, 1948 to September 4, 1989
Cost $125,000.00 USD
Replaced Cyclone
Statistics
Manufacturer Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters, Inc.
Designer / calculations Herbert Paul Schmeck
Type Wooden - Double Out and Back
Riders per train 24
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height95 feet
Drop87 feet
Top speed55 mph
Length4197 feet
Inversions0
Duration2:00
Go Fast Pass available - HELP

Comet is a wooden roller coaster located at The Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom. Originally, the ride operated at Crystal Beach from 1948 to 1989.

Tallest roller coaster drop
1965 - April 10, 1976
Preceded by
Wildcat (Rocky Springs Park)
Tallest roller coaster drop
1965 - April 10, 1976
Succeeded by
Screamin' Eagle