Six Flags New England

Six Flags New England
amusement park
Agawam, Massachusetts, USA
Status Operating
Opened 1840
Owner Six Flags
Previous names Riverside Park
Area 235 acres (95.1 hectares)
Park map
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Six Flags New England, formerly called Riverside Amusement Park, is a Six Flags theme park located in Agawam, Massachusetts. It is the oldest of the Six Flags parks, though it did not originally open as a Six Flags park.

History[edit | edit source]

On May 5, 2000, the theme park was reopened under the Six Flags brand.[1]

Roller coasters[edit | edit source]

Present (12)[edit | edit source]

Name Manufacturer Type Opened Status
Batman - The Dark Knight Bolliger & Mabillard Floorless 2002 Operating
Catwoman's Whip Zierer Family 2000 Operating
Flashback Vekoma Shuttle 2000 Operating
Gotham City Gauntlet: Escape from Arkham Asylum Maurer AG Wild Mouse 2011 Operating
Goliath Vekoma Inverted 2012 Operating
Great Chase E&F Miler Industries Kiddie 1996 Operating
Joker S&S Worldwide 4th Dimension 2017 Operating
Pandemonium Gerstlauer Spinning 2005 Operating
Riddler Revenge Vekoma Inverted 1997 Operating
Superman The Ride Intamin Hyper 2000 Operating
Thunderbolt Joseph E. Drambour Wooden 1941 Operating
Wicked Cyclone Rocky Mountain Construction Hybrid 2015 Operating

Past (10)[edit | edit source]

Name Manufacturer Type Opened Closed Relocated
Black Widow Arrow Dynamics Shuttle 1977 1999 Old Indiana Fun-n-Water Park
Cyclone William Cobb Wooden 1983 2014 -
Dark Knight Mack Rides Enclosed Never operated Six Flags Mexico
Giant Dip Unknown Wooden 1912 Unknown -
Greyhound Josiah Pearce Wooden 1915 1933 -
Lightning John A. Miller Wooden 1920 1933 -
Little Rickie's Little Twister Allan Herschell Kiddie 1978 1999 Old Indiana Fun-n-Water Park
Whirlwind Racer Harry G. Traver Wooden 1928 1933 -
Wild Mouse B.A. Schiff & Associates Wild Mouse 1957 Unknown -
WildCat Schwarzkopf Sit-Down 1974 1983 Rocky Point Park

Attractions[edit | edit source]

This list is incomplete, please expand it if you can.

Operating[edit | edit source]

Name Manufacturer Type Opened
Blizzard River Hopkins River Rapids 1999
Cyborg Hyper Drive Zamperla Freestyle 2019
Fireball Larson International Super Loop 2016
New England SkyScreamer Funtime Star Flyer 2014
Scrambler Eli Bridge Company Scrambler 1973
Scream S&S Worldwide Drop Tower 1998
Tomahawk HUSS Frisbee 1999

Closed[edit | edit source]

Name Manufacturer Type Opened Closed Fate
Catapult S&S Worldwide Sky Swat 2006 2012 Scrapped
Chaos Chance Rides Chaos 1997 2005 Scrapped
Double Trouble Chance Rides Inverter 1999 2007 Scrapped
Shipwreck Falls Hopkins Shoot The Chute 1997 2011 Scrapped
Splashwater Falls WhiteWater West River Rapids 2006 2016 Scrapped
Taz's Daredevil Dive Sky Fun 1 Inc. Skycoaster 1992 2013 Scrapped
Time Warp Vekoma Air Jumper 1997 2008 Scrapped
Twister HUSS Top Spin 1997 2013 Scrapped

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