Treetops Rollercoaster

Roller coaster in the United Kingdom
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Treetops Rollercoaster
Oakwood Theme Park
Location Narberth, Wales, UK
Status Operating since 1989
Rider height 90 cm minimum
Statistics
Manufacturer Zierer
Product Tivoli - Large
Designer / calculations Ing.-Büro Stengel GmbH
Type Steel
Track layout Double Figure Eight
Riders per train 40
Hourly capacity 1.250
Propulsion Booster wheel lift hill
Area 37.3 metres × 42 metres
Height 8 metres
Top speed 36 km/h
Length 360 metres
Inversions 0
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Treetops Rollercoaster is a steel roller coaster currently located at Oakwood Theme Park in Narberth, Wales, UK.

On 23 October 2022, an incident occurred on the coaster which resulted in a man being airlifted to hospital. The park was subsequently closed.[1][2] The man's injuries were later revealed to be non-life threatening.[3] Treetops Reopened at the start of the 2023 season

Design

Elements

The ride follows the same double figure eight layout that other Tivoli Large models by Zierer follow.

Colour scheme

Green track and supports.

Trains

Single train with 20 cars. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in a single row, for a total of 40 riders per train.

Images

References

  1. Jones, Branwen (2022-10-24). "Oakwood Theme Park 'deeply saddened' by injury to visitor on Treetops rollercoaster". WalesOnline. Retrieved 2022-10-24.
  2. "Oakwood: Park remains shut after rollercoaster incident". BBC News. 2022-10-24. Retrieved 2022-10-24.
  3. "Oakwood: Man's injuries 'not life-threatening'". RideRater. 2022-10-24. Retrieved 2022-11-13.

External links


Articles on Oakwood Theme Park