Wilderness Run (Cedar Point)

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Wilderness Run
Jr Gemini train.jpg
Wilderness Run's train when the ride was Jr. Gemini.
roller coaster
Cedar Point
Location Sandusky, Ohio, USA
Status Operating since 1979
Height restriction 36 inches (91 cm)
Riders over 54 inches (137 cm) must be accompanied by a child
Manufacturer Intamin
Type Steel - Kiddie
Model / product Children's Roller Coaster
Riders per train 16
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height19 feet
Top speed6 mph
Length443 feet

Wilderness Run is a steel kiddie roller coaster located at Cedar Point in Sandusky, Ohio, USA.

History[edit | edit source]

The ride opened in 1979 and was called Jr. Gemini, after its larger cousin, Gemini. It was the first roller coaster built by Intamin.[1]

On August 27, 2013, it was announced that Jr. Gemini would be renamed Wilderness Run and its entrance moved into the Camp Snoopy area for the 2014 season.[2] Subsequently, the colour scheme was changed from blue track and supports to green track with brown supports.

Design[edit | edit source]

Trains[edit | edit source]

Single train with 4 cars. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 16 riders per train. Currently, the train is painted in yellow and orange. In the past, it has been painted in rainbow colors and entirely blue.

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