Key Information

User Rating
Land
Plaza Del Carnaval
Attraction type
Roller coaster
Manufacturer
William Cobb & Associates
Model
Wooden Coaster
Height
96
Length
3200
Maximum Speed
56
Minimum height restriction
44
Opening Date
Closure date

Opened in time for Six Flags Great Adventure's fifth anniversary celebrations, Rolling Thunder is a racing wooden coaster that features two similar circuits. The ride's four trains can hold up to 24 riders each, and are often swapped from one track to another at the end of each season.

While the two circuits do feature some minor differences, both boast an 85-foot first drop, with riders hitting a top speed of 56 miles per hour.

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