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Tallest drop on a roller coaster

Tallest drop on a roller coaster

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Key Meaning
^ Currently in storage
* Currently standing but not operating (SBNO)
** Currently under construction
Current record holder

Steel[edit | edit source]

Rank Drop height Name Park Location Opened Record Held
1st 418 feet Kingda Ka Six Flags Great Adventure
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Jackson, New Jersey, USA
May 21, 2005 May 2005 – present
2nd 400 feet Top Thrill Dragster Cedar Point
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Sandusky, Ohio, USA
May 4, 2003 May 2003 – May 2005
3rd 328.1 feet Superman: Escape From Krypton Six Flags Magic Mountain
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Valencia, California, USA
March 19, 1997 March 1997 – May 2003
Tower of Terror II Dreamworld
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Coomera, Queensland, Australia
January 21, 1997 January 1997 – May 2003
5th 320 feet Fury 325 Carowinds
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Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
March 28, 2015 N/A
6th 306.8 feet Steel Dragon 2000 Nagashima Spa Land
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Nagashima, Kuwana, Mie, Japan
August 1, 2000 N/A
7th 306 feet Leviathan Canada's Wonderland
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Vaughan, Ontario, Canada
May 6, 2012 N/A
8th 300 feet Millennium Force Cedar Point
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Sandusky, Ohio, USA
May 13, 2000 N/A
Intimidator 305 Kings Dominion
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Doswell, Virginia, USA
April 2, 2010 N/A
10th 269 feet Hyperion Energylandia
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Zator, Malopolskie, Poland
July 14, 2018 N/A

Wood[edit | edit source]

Rank Drop height Name Park Location Opened Record Held
1st 180 feet Goliath Six Flags Great America
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Gurnee, Illinois, USA
June 19, 2014 June 2014 - present
2nd 176 feet El Toro Six Flags Great Adventure
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Jackson, New Jersey, USA
June 12, 2006 June 2009 – June 2014
3rd 165 feet Lightning Rod Dollywood
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Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, USA
June 13, 2016 N/A
4th 162 feet Outlaw Run Silver Dollar City
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Branson, Missouri, USA
March 15, 2013 N/A
5th 160.8 feet Wildfire Kolmården Wildlife Park
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Norrköping, Östergötland, Sweden
June 28, 2016 N/A
* 159.1 feet Colossos Heide Park
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Soltau, Lower Saxony, Germany
April 13, 2001 N/A
6th 154 feet The Voyage Holiday World
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Santa Claus, Indiana, USA
May 6, 2006 N/A
7th 150.9 feet T Express Everland
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Yongin-si, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
March 14, 2008 N/A
8th 150 feet The Boss Six Flags St. Louis
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Eureka, Missouri, USA
April 29, 2000 N/A
9th 147 feet American Eagle Six Flags Great America
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Gurnee, Illinois, USA
May 23, 1981 May 1981 - May 1989
10th 141 feet The Beast Kings Island
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Mason, Ohio, USA
April 14, 1979 April 1979 - May 1981