Knoebels Amusement Resort

Amusement park in the United States

Knoebels Amusement Resort
Elysburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Status Operating
Opened 1926
Owner The Knoebel family
Previous names Knoebels Grove
Knoebels Amusement Park
Slogan It's My Kind of fun (Is Knoebels Fun)! ;Picture Yourself (At Knoebels).; Fun, Food, and Fantasy.

Knoebels Amusement Resort, (kuh-NO-bels) is a family-owned and operated amusement park located in Elysburg, Pennsylvania, USA. It opened in 1926 and is owned by the Knoebel family. The park straddles two counties: Northumberland, and Columbia Counties.

Roller coasters


Name Manufacturer Type Opened Status
Black Diamond Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters Enclosed 2011 Operating
Flying Turns John Fetterman Bobsled 2013 Operating
Impulse Zierer Steel 2015 Operating
Kozmo's Kurves E&F Miler Industries Kiddie 2009 Operating
Phoenix Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters Wooden 1985 Operating
Twister John Fetterman Wooden 1999 Operating


Name Manufacturer Type Opened Closed Fate
High Speed Thrill Coaster Overland Amusement Company Kiddie 1955 2008 Scrapped
Jet Star Schwarzkopf Sit-Down 1977 1992 Relocated to Morey's Piers
Whirlwind Vekoma Sit-Down 1993 2004 Relocated to Parque Diversiones


Under Construction

Name Manufacturer Type Opening
Bayern Kurve Schwarzkopf Bayern Kurve 2024
Kiddie Turtles R. E. Chambers Kiddie Turtles 2024
Power Surge Zamperla Power Surge 2024


Name Manufacturer Type Opened
Antique Cars Arrow Development Track Ride 1989
Balloon Race Zamperla Balloon Race 1992
Bumper Cars Lusse Bros. Dodgems 1947
Cosmontron Allan Herschell Company Superbob/Musik Express 1978
Crazy Sub Zamperla Junior Flying Carpet 2013
Downdraft Battech Enterprises Ramba Zamba/Swingaround 2019
Fandango Moser's Rides Frisbee 2005
Flyer Bisch Rocco Flying Scooters c.1971
Flying Tigers Zamperla Junior Suspended Whip 2005
Galleon Zamperla Pirate Ship 2016
Giant Flume Hopkins Log Flume 1990
Giant Wheel J. Bakker Denies Ferris Wheel 1994
Goin' Buggy Zamperla Junior Jets 2009
Helicopters Allan Herschell Company Junior Jets 1962
Italian Trapeze Zamperla Waveswinger 1994
Kiddie Himalaya Unknown Junior Himalaya 2009
Looper Allan Herschell Company Looper/Rock 'n' Roll 2005
Merry Mixer Garbrick Scrambler 1967
Panther Cars Philadelphia Toboggan Company Track Ride 1956
Paradrop Venture Rides Paratower 1995
Paratrooper Hrubetz Paratrooper 1970
Rock-O-Plane Eyerly Aircraft Company Rock-O-Plane 2023
Roto Jets Kaspar Klaus Jets 1965
Satellite Eyerly Aircraft Company Roll-O-Plane 1955
Scenic Sky Way Borvig Ropeway 2003
Sklooosh Hopkins Shoot The Chute 1997
Sky Slide Helter Skelter Self-built 1964
Spanish Bambini Robles Bouso Atracciones Roundabout 1987
StratosFear A.R.M. (USA) / Larson International Drop Tower 2013
Super Round-Up Hrubetz Round-Up Unknown
Tea Cups Philadelphia Toboggan Company Crazy Daisy 1987
Tilt-A-Whirl Sellner Manufacturing Tilt-A-Whirl 1991
Tumbling Timbers SBF Visa Group Junior Waltzer 2019
Whipper W.F. Mangels Whip 1950


Name Manufacturer Type Opened Closed Fate
1001 Nacht Weber Flying Carpet 1998 2019 Scrapped
Axis Zamperla Mixer 1996 Unknown Unknown
Bumper Boats Unknown Bumper Boats 1982 2015 Unknown
Galleon Zamperla Pirate Ship 1988 2015 Scrapped
Lindy Loop Unknown Unknown 1930 1944 Unknown
Over the Top SBF Visa Group Wave Rider 2018 2018 Unknown
Rockin Tug Zamperla Rockin' Tug 2003 2020 In Storage
Wipeout Chance Rides Trabant/Satellite 2008 2021 Unknown
Power Surge Zamperla Power Surge 2000 2023 Unknown