Frankie's Mine Train (Great Escape)

Roller coaster in the United States
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Frankie's Mine Train
Six Flags Great Escape
Location Queensbury, New York, USA
Coordinates 43°21′03″N 73°41′22″W / 43.350833°N 73.689423°W / 43.350833; -73.689423
Status Operating since May 2005
Rider height
  • Min. unaccompanied: 42 inch
  • Maximum without child: 54 inch
Manufacturer Zamperla
Product Family Gravity Coaster 80STD
Type Steel - Kiddie
Track layout Single helix
Riders per train 12
Hourly capacity 410
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Area 98.4 feet × 44.3 feet
Height 13 feet
Top speed 16.1 mph
Length 279 feet
Inversions 0

Frankie's Mine Train is a steel kiddie roller coaster located at Six Flags Great Escape in Queensbury, New York, USA. It was built by Zamperla and opened in May 2005.

The ride was known as Road Runner Express from opening to 2010.


Red track and orange supports.


Single train with 6 cars. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in a single row, for a total of 12 riders per train. Mine-cart themed train.

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