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Switchback (ZDT'S Amusement Park)

Switchback (ZDT'S Amusement Park)

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roller coaster
Switchback
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ZDT's Amusement Park
Location Seguin, Texas, USA
Status Operating since October 17, 2015
Statistics
Builder Gravitykraft Corporation
Designer / calculations The Gravity Group, LLC
Type Wooden - Shuttle
Riders per train 8
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height64 feet
Drop56 feet
Top speed41 mph
Length1,196 feet
Inversions0
Steepest drop87°
Airtime points: 9
Bank angle: 104° - HELP

Switchback is a wooden roller coaster located at ZDT's Amusement Park in Seguin, Texas, USA. The ride was announced at IAAPA 2014.

Design[edit | edit source]

Elements

Trains[edit | edit source]

2 trains with 4 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in a single row for a total of 8 riders per train.

The front car of Switchback was on show at Gravity Group's IAAPA 2014 booth. The trains have a locomotive theme.

Steepest wooden roller coaster
October 2015 - present
Preceded by
Goliath
Steepest wooden roller coaster
October 2015 - present
Succeeded by
None