Rattlesnake (Chessington World of Adventures)

Roller coaster in the United Kingdom
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Chessington World of Adventures
Location Chessington, Greater London, England, UK
Coordinates 51°20′56″N 0°19′04″W / 51.34879°N 0.31785°W / 51.34879; -0.31785
Park section Mexicana
Status Operating since 1998
Rider height 140 cm minimum
Manufacturer Maurer Rides
Product Wilde Maus Classic
Designer / calculations John Wardley
Type Steel - Wild Mouse
Riders per train 4
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height 15 metres
Top speed 45 km/h
Length 370 metres
Inversions 0

Rattlesnake is a Maurer Rides steel wild mouse roller coaster located at Chessington World of Adventures in Chessington, Greater London, England, UK.


Rattlesnake opened in 1998.

The attraction was temporarily closed in 2015 following an incident on The Smiler at Alton Towers so that Merlin could install new safety protocols.[1]


Rattlesnake follows a standard Maurer Rides wild mouse layout.


Colour scheme

Yellow track and brown supports.


Single car. Riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows, for a total of 4 riders per car.



  1. "Three more rollercoasters shut down at parks run by Alton Towers owner".

External links

Articles on Chessington World of Adventures