Roller coaster in the United States
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Six Flags Darien Lake
Location Darien Center, New York, USA
Status Operating since May 25, 2018
Cost $5,000,000[1]
Replaced Thunder Rapids
Manufacturer Gerstlauer
Product Euro-Fighter 380
Type Steel
Riders per train 8
Propulsion Vertical chain lift hill
Height 98.4 feet
Top speed 52.8 mph
Length 1246.7 feet
Inversions 3
Drop angle 97°
Duration 1:00

Tantrum is a steel roller coaster located at Six Flags Darien Lake in Darien Center, New York, USA.


In early November 2017, planning documents revealed details of a new roller coaster at Darien Lake which would replace the park's log flume, Thunder Rapids.[2] Later that month, the park officially announced Tantrum.[3] Tantrum opened to guests on May 25, 2018 with a grand opening held on June 1.[4][5]

Tantrum is a Gerstlauer Euro-Fighter model roller coaster.



Tantrum is a Gerstlauer Euro-Fighter 380[6][7] model roller coaster and clone of Iron Shark at Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier. It has green track and orange supports. The official color codes are RAL-2011 Deep Orange, and RAL-6018 Yellow Green.[7]


Single cars.


  1. "Riders line up to try out the Tantrum - Spectrum News".
  2. Darien Lake Planning for a New Roller Coaster in 2018 - NewsPlusNotes
  3. New Coaster - Tantrum - Opening at Darien Lake in 2018 - NewsPlusNotes
  4. Darien Lake Opens Tantrum - Amusement Insider
  5. Darien Lake's New Tantrum Roller Coaster Opens to Visitors - NewsPlusNotes
  6. "Gerstlauer Rides - Tantrum". Gerstlauer Rides.
  7. 7.0 7.1 "Tantrum Structure Color Report".

External links

  • Tantrum on the Roller Coaster DataBase.
Articles on Six Flags Darien Lake