Wildcat (Adventure Park USA)

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Wildcat in 2019
roller coaster
Adventure Park USA
Location New Market, Maryland, USA
Status Operating since March 30, 2007
Busch Gardens Williamsburg
Location Williamsburg, Virginia, USA
Operated 1976 to 1983
Replaced by Big Bad Wolf
Playland Park
Location Rye, New York, USA
Operated 1984 to 1991
Steel Pier
Location Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
Operated 1994 to 1999
Williams Grove Amusement Park
Location Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Operated 20 May 2001 to 2005
Manufacturer Schwarzkopf
Type Steel
Model / product Wildcat 54m
Riders per train 4
Hourly capacity 1,000
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Area 180 feet × 65 feet
Height45 feet
Length1509 feet

Wildcat is a steel roller coaster located at Adventure Park USA in New Market, Maryland, USA.

History[edit | edit source]

Wildcat at Steel Pier in 1996
Wildcat at Williams Grove in 2004

The ride first opened at Busch Gardens Williamsburg in 1976 called Die Wildkatze. It closed in 1983. The station for Big Bad Wolf stood where Die Wildkatze once stood. It was relocated to Playland Park in Rye, New York, USA. It operated under the name Wild Cat from 1984 to 1991. Then, the ride was relocated to Steel Pier, where it operated there as Wildcat. After that, it was relocated to Williams Grove Amusement Park, where it also operated as Wildcat.

External Links[edit | edit source]

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    Wildcat on the Roller Coaster DataBase.