roller coaster
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Location Santa Cruz, California, USA
Status Operating since October 19, 2013
Cost $5,500,000USD
Replaced Hurricane
Manufacturer Maurer Rides
Type Steel - Spinning
Riders per train 4
Hourly capacity 900
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Area 147 feet × 75 feet
Height50 feet
Top speed40 mph
Length1410 feet

Undertow is a steel spinning roller coaster located at Santa Cruz Boardwalk in Santa Cruz, California, USA.

History[edit | edit source]

On March 23, 2012, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk announced that Hurricane would close in September and be replaced by a new thrill ride in 2013. On August 27, Undertow was officially announced. Construction started on September 3 with the closure of Hurricane.

Undertow opened on October 19, 2013

Design[edit | edit source]

Trains[edit | edit source]

Single car. Riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 4 riders per car.

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