Steel Venom

For the roller coaster formerly located at Geauga Lake, see Possessed.
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Steel Venom
roller coaster
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Valleyfair
Location Shakopee, Minnesota, USA
Status Operating since May 17, 2003
Cost $8,500,000 USD
Statistics
Manufacturer Intamin
Type Steel - Inverted - Launched - Shuttle
Track layout
Model / product Impulse Coaster
Riders per train 28
Hourly capacity 950
Propulsion LIM launch (multi-pass)
Height185 feet
Drop175 feet
Top speed68 mph
Length630 feet
Inversions0
Steepest drop90°
HELP

Steel Venom is a steel launched inverted shuttle roller coaster located at Valleyfair in Shakopee, Minnesota, USA. It was built by Intamin and opened on May 17, 2003.

History[edit | edit source]

Steel Venom was announced in September 2002. It represented an investment of $8,500,000 USD.[1]

Design[edit | edit source]

Elements

Riders are launched forward three times and back twice. On the second launch backwards, riders are briefly stopped by the holding brake.

Photo Gallery[edit | edit source]

Steel Venom (Valleyfair) sign.jpg Steel Venom (Valleyfair) spike.jpg Steel Venom (Valleyfair) cars.jpg

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