|Click here to watch the on-ride POV|
|The station building in 2017|
|Type||Steel - Terrain|
|Riders per train||30|
|Propulsion||2 chain lift hills|
|Top speed||35 mph|
Gold Rusher is a steel terrain roller coaster built by Arrow Dynamics of Clearfield, Utah, USA. It is located in an area called The Movie District of Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia, California, USA. The roller coaster opened with the park on May 29, 1971.
The ride twists and turns through the terrain. It has two lift hills. The track is yellow and the supports are white.
4 trains with 5 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 3 rows, for a total of 30 riders per train. Because of the age of the ride, the trains have to be unlocked manually by ride operators. Although it has four trains, it is often run with only one, as the ride isn't as popular as it was when it opened.
- ↑ "Magic Mountain: The West's New Family Funland.", The Los Angeles Times (1971-05-29), pp. 20. Retrieved on 28 January 2022.
- Gold Rusher on the Roller Coaster DataBase.