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Gulf Coaster (California's Great America)

Gulf Coaster (California's Great America)

roller coaster
Gulf Coaster
California's Great America
Location Gurnee, Illinois, USA
Status Defunct
Operated 1976 to 1980
Manufacturer Allan Herschell Company
Type Steel - Kiddie
Model / product Little Dipper
Riders per train 12
Propulsion Chain lift hill

Gulf Coaster was an Allan Herschell Company kiddie roller coaster located at California's Great America in Gurnee, Illinois, USA.

History[edit | edit source]

The Gulf Coaster opened in 1976, along with Gulf Coaster at Six Flags Great America (at the time both parks were owned by the Marriott company).

Design[edit | edit source]

Trains[edit | edit source]

Single train with 3 cars. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 12 riders per train.

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