Runaway Mountain


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Runaway Mountain
Runaway Mountain (Six Flags Over Texas) 2011 01.jpg
Six Flags Over Texas
Location Arlington, Texas, USA
Status Operating since June 12, 1996
Statistics
Manufacturer Premier Rides
Designer / calculations Ing.-Büro Stengel GmbH
Type Steel - Enclosed
Product Standard Coaster
Propulsion Booster wheel lift hill
Height 65 feet
Drop 30 feet
Top speed 40 mph
Length 1500 feet
Inversions 0
G-Force 5.2
HELP

Runaway Mountain is a Premier Rides enclosed roller coaster located at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington, Texas, USA. This roller coaster opened in 1996, the same year as Skull Mountain, an enclosed roller coaster at Six Flags Great Adventure.

History

Runaway Mountain opened to the public on June 12, 1996.[1]

The ride received a new entrance sign in 2021.

Design

The ride is an enclosed roller coaster made to look as if it takes place in a dark cave. The queue line is themed to resemble a mineshaft.

Trains

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

References

  1. "Runaway Mountain opens", Fort Worth Star-Telegram.

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