Sky Trek Tower

Ride in the United States
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Sky Trek Tower
Six Flags Great America
Location Gurnee, Illinois, USA
Status Operating since June 28, 1977
Manufacturer Intamin
Product Gyro Tower
Height 330 feet

Sky Trek Tower is an Observation Tower built by Swiss manufacturer Intamin currently located at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois, USA.

Sky Trek Tower opened on June 28, 1977.[1] The ride was repainted by Baynum Painting in 2009.[2] Sky Trek Tower did not operate during the 2020 and 2022 seasons.[3] The ride's reopening was announced on WGN-TV, and reopened on May 27, 2023.[4]

Sky Trek Tower in 2011


  1. "Newspaper clipping". The Daily Herald. 1977-06-29. p. 4. Retrieved 2021-12-02.
  2. "Sky Trek Tower". Baynum Painting. Retrieved 2021-12-02.
  3. "Six Flags Great America 2021 map" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2021-12-02. Retrieved 2021-12-02.
  4. "Sky Trek Tower reopening at Six Flags Great America". WGN-TV (in English). 2023-05-25. Retrieved 2024-02-08.

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