Georgia Cyclone

Roller coaster
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Georgia Cyclone
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Six Flags Over Georgia
Location Austell, Georgia, USA
Coordinates 33°46′13″N 84°33′08″W / 33.770175°N 84.552289°W / 33.770175; -84.552289
Park section British
Status Defunct
Operated March 24, 1990 to July 30, 2017
Cost $4 million
Rider height 48 inch minimum
Replaced by Twisted Cyclone
Builder Dinn Corporation
Designer / calculations Curtis D. Summers
Type Wooden
Track layout Cyclone
Hourly capacity 1,200
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height 95 feet
Drop 78.5 feet
Top speed 50 mph
Length 2970 feet
Inversions 0
Duration 1:48
Rolling stock
Manufacturer Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters
Riders per train 24
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Georgia Cyclone was a wooden roller coaster located at Six Flags Over Georgia in Austell, Georgia, USA.


Georgia Cyclone was built at a cost of approximately $4 million and opened on March 24, 1990.[1][2]

In July 2017, Six Flags Over Georgia announced that Georgia Cyclone would close. Its last day of operation was July 30, 2017.[3]

On August 31, 2017, Six Flags announced that Georgia Cyclone would be replaced by a Rocky Mountain Construction I-Box roller coaster named Twisted Cyclone.[4]



Georgia Cyclone featured a track layout that is a mirrored image of the original Cyclone which operates at Luna Park in Brooklyn, New York, USA.

Color scheme

Unpainted track and white supports.


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.



External links

Articles on Six Flags Over Georgia