Mystic Timbers

Roller coaster in the United States
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Mystic Timbers
Kings Island
Location Mason, Ohio, USA
Coordinates 39°20′28″N 84°16′07″W / 39.3412189°N 84.2687361°W / 39.3412189; -84.2687361
Park section Rivertown
Status Operating since April 15, 2017
Cost $15,000,000
Rider height 48 inch minimum
Manufacturer Great Coasters International
Designer / calculations Skyline Design (Jeff Pike), Adam House
Type Wooden
Track layout Out and Back
Riders per train 24
Hourly capacity 1,200
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height 109.2 feet
Drop 98 feet
Top speed 53 mph
Length 3265 feet
Inversions 0
Drop angle 53°

Mystic Timbers is wooden roller coaster located at Kings Island in Mason, Ohio, USA. It was manufactured by Great Coasters International, designed by Skyline Attractions, and opened on April 15, 2017.[1]


Mystic Timbers was announced on July 28, 2016.[2] Vertical construction began in August 2016.[3] In November 2016, the first drop was completed.[4] While the layout of the ride was revealed, the final enclosed element was kept as a secret until the ride's opening day on April 15, 2017.

On September 9, 2017, Mystic Timbers was voted the Best New Ride of 2017 in the Amusement Today Golden Ticket Awards.



Mystic Timbers has a similar first and second drop to Prowler at Worlds of Fun.


3 trains with 12 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in a single row, for a total of 24 riders per train.


Mystic Timbers is located in the Rivertown-themed area of Kings Island. Just before the ride ends, guests go into a themed building. The theatrical element was also hinted at by Kings Island's PR team, who used the hashtag "WhatsInTheShed" to market the ride. The shed was later revealed to be a special effects show.

There is a single tunnel along the course of the ride.



  1. "Mystic Timbers". Skyline Attractions, LLC. Retrieved October 25, 2021.
  2. "Kings Island unveils Mystic Timbers roller coaster for 2017".
  3. "Mystic Timbers Begins to Rise at Kings Island". NewsPlusNotes.
  4. "De first drop van Mystic Timbers in Kings Island is compleet".

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