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List Of Rides At Cedar Point Amusement Park In Ohio

By Preeta Rajkarnikar | 2 June 2023 04:00 AM

Full view of the popular roller coaster Millennium at Cedar Point
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List of rides at Cedar Point includes roller coasters, thrill rides and water slides. A total of 71 rides are available at Cedar Point Amusement Park, Ohio.

The park ranks in the third place among the amusement parks located in North America. The operating season of the place begins from early May until September (Labour Day).

It is home to 71 rides ranging from family-friendly Sky Ride to adrenaline-rushing attractions Millenium Force and Steel Vengence. The amusement park also features Cedar Point Shores Waterpark with its pools and slides.

Previously, The Family Nation wrote about indoor waterparks in Midwest for families that are suitable to visit all seasons.

People from all around the visit the amusement center to experience the world-class rollercoasters and water recreation.                                         

List Of Rides At Cedar Point

The list of Cedar Point rides includes the types suitable for families, kids, thrills and water parks. Here are the most popular attractions of the park.

Roller Coaster Rides

The amusement park offers 18 different types of adrenaline-pumping rides. Some of their popular roller coasters include:

  • Blue Streak
  • Corkscrew
  • Gate Keeper
  • Gemini
  • Steel Vengeance

Corkscrew one of the iconic rides at Cedar Point
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Thrill Rides

There are 16 thrill rides in the recreation park and the thrill level ranges from mild to high. Here are some of the thrills of the recreation ground.

  • Atomic Scrambler
  • maXair
  • Power Tower
  • SlingShot
  • WindSeeker

Power Tower one of the thriller rides at Cedar Point
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Family-Friendly Attractions

The recreation ground features ten family-friendly rides that are suitable for all ages. Some attractions include:

  • Cadillac Cars
  • Giant Wheel
  • Pipe Scream
  • Sky Ride
  • Midway Carousel

Family-friendy Sky Ride at Cedar Point
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Water Park Attractions

The adventure park features an 18-acre waterpark with slides and pools for adults and kids. The water rides include:

  • Snake River Expedition
  • Thunder Canyon
  • Snake River Falls

Cedar Point Kid Rides Are Same and Adventurous at The Same Time

The rides at Cedar Point are one of the best ways to introduce young ones to adventurous rides. Here are some of the safe kid rides available at Cedar Point.

  • Ballon Race

Enjoy the marvelous colors of the sky from the wicker basket gondola of the Balloon Race ride. The ride will spin around duplicating the experience to fly in the first-ever successful human-carrying flight transportation.

If gliding through the air is not enough you can use the wheel to add extra spin.

Kids ride Flying Ace Ballon Race
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  • Helicopters

Helicopter rides are always a thrilling adventure that everyone wants to experience once in their lifetime. Now the kids who love the idea of the adventurous flight can hop in their personal chopper and take flight.

The best part about the ride is that the kids can pilot the chopper themselves.

The bright colored Helicopter ride at Cedar Point
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  • Kite Eating Tree

Kite Eating Tree is as interesting a ride as it sounds. It is a miniature drop ride that will lift the little ones to 20 feet level. The ride gently bounces them up and down until they return to the ground.

  • Woodstock's Airmail

Woodstock's Airmail is the perfect ride for the little ones to test out their thrill power before they try the big kid rides. The ride will take the young ones on a journey to Woodstock's mailbox.

As it lifts the riders into the sky they will get to capture the sight of Camp Snoopy before it hits the ground.

  • Red Baron

Red Baron is a great experience ride for the kids as they get to ride their very own plane and join Snoopy and his team to defend the territory from the enemies. Fly high to enjoy the blue sky and dive down to warn the passerby.

This ride helps the children feel like a hero.

Cedar Point Roller Coasters Are Among The Highest Ones In The US

Cedar Point is known as America's Roller Coast as it features rides with the tallest points and fastest speed. 

The park features several mild to intense roller coasters which are loved by the adventure and thrill seekers. The roller coaster rides are known to be one of the main attractions of the park.

How Many Roller Coasters Does Cedar Point Have?

According to Cedar Point's website, the park has 18 world-class roller coasters. It also features the tallest, fastest and longest hybrid roller coaster known as Steel Vengeance.

The second-best ride in the park is known to be Maverick since it has two launch points that give a new thrilling experience. The park also has a ride named Millennium Force that has broke six world records since the day it was launched.

Steel Vengeance the fastest, tallest and longest hybrid ride
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Cedar Point Height Of Roller Coasters

Here is the list of the seven highest roller coaster rides at Cedar Point.

  1. Millenium Force - 310 feet
  2. Valravn - 223 feet
  3. Steel Vengeance and Magnum XL - 205 feet
  4. Gatekeeper - 170 feet
  5. Rougarou - 145 feet
  6. Gemini - 125 feet
  7. Maverick - 105 feet

Cedar Point Thrill Dragster Has The Highest Speed Among All Rides

Thrill Dragster was first launched in the year 2003. It was considered the tallest, fastest and longest roller coaster in the world.

The thrill ride only lasted for 17 seconds but those few seconds were enough for the adventurous experience. Sadly, the world-famous ride was closed in August 2021 after a metal piece from the ride had fallen down and severely injured a visitor in the line.

Cedar Point officials then announced that Thrill Dragster will retire from providing thrilling experiences to the guests. Later in January 2023, the park officials announced the reimagined Top Thrill Dragster ride.

Cedar Point new ride 2024 will be launched under the tagline "A new formula for thrills." Thrill seekers are excited about the new ride.

Tog Thrill DRagster former popular ride of Cedar Point
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Top Thrill Dragster Speed

The maximum speed of the Top Thrill Dragster was 120 mph (190 km/h). The roller coaster was 420 ft (130 m) tall.

It held the record for the world's tallest, fastest, and longest ride from 2003 to 2005.

What Time Does Cedar Point Open And Close?

Cedar Point opens at 10:00 A.M. every day during the summer season.

On the other hand, the closing time varies between 8:00 P.M. and 11:00 P.M.

Generally, the park is closed during the winter, and that's when they do all the paintings, decorating, and renovations.

Most of the workers at the park during the peak season work at different universities and schools, which is why they can work full-time in the Summer season only. Hence, the area remains closed during the off-season.