Key Information

User Rating
Attraction type
Roller coaster
Manufacturer
Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters
Model
Wooden Coaster
Height
80
Length
2767
Maximum Speed
45
Minimum height restriction
48
Opening Date

First opened in 1923, Thunderhawk is one of the oldest roller coasters in the US. Known for many years as The Coaster, it switched to its current name in 1989. The wooden coaster features a large number of "airtime" hills, making it popular with enthusiasts.

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