JACKSON, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Six Flags Great Adventure, the World’s Final Thrill Park, in the present day introduced that its highly-anticipated Jersey Satan Coaster will preview to press June 10 and debut to the general public June 13. Jersey Satan Coaster will rank because the world’s tallest, quickest and longest single rail coaster—towering 13 tales, flying at speeds as much as 58 miles-per-hour, and propelling riders single file by way of the darkish and foreboding woods over 3,000 toes of observe. Impressed by notorious New Jersey mythology, the cutting-edge coaster will function 5 intense components, together with three dramatic inversions.
Legend says the Jersey Satan has haunted the Pine Barrens for hundreds of years, hovering stealthily by way of the woods at nighttime of evening earlier than attacking its prey. Trendy-day folklore locations this beast close to the theme park’s Nice Lake, with its menacing, curled horns manifesting underneath a full moon.
“Jersey Satan folklore has been a supply of concern and intrigue right here within the Pine Barrens for greater than 200 years. We’ll immerse riders on this iconic piece of New Jersey historical past on our monstrous, new scream machine,” mentioned Park President John Winkler. “Jersey Satan Coaster is the proper addition to our unequalled assortment of award-winning, progressive, and thrilling curler coasters.”
The Jersey Satan Coaster consists of the next key options:
- Elaborately-themed entrance portal, and a queue design that options informative storyboards on the Jersey Satan’s origin;
- 4 glossy trains of 12 passengers every, sitting low and inline type (one rider per row) with their legs straddling both aspect of the monorail observe;
- Three thousand toes of hovering, single-rail, I-beam observe;
- Rigidity-building ascent up a towering, 130-foot raise hill;
- Speeds as much as 58 mph;
- Intense components together with a steep, 87-degree first drop and an overbanked cutback; and
- Three dramatic inversions, together with a 180-degree stall, raven dive, and zero-gravity roll.
With darkish, New Jersey folklore on the coronary heart of this new experience, some are questioning whether or not the experience’s statistics have been deliberate, mere coincidence, or rooted in one thing extra sinister.
The Jersey Satan was the cursed 13th little one of Mom Leeds
- The coaster is 13 tales tall;
- Jersey Satan is the park’s 13th curler coaster;
- Every prepare carries 12 human passengers, with the Jersey Satan himself because the lead automobile…a complete of 13 riders; and
- Jersey Satan will open to the general public June 13.
Folklore buffs will take pleasure in discovering the historic “Easter eggs” that Six Flags designers integrated into the Jersey Satan’s entrance and queue design.
Riders should meet the 48-inch top requirement. Jersey Satan Coaster is positioned alongside the lakefront close to Safari Children and Congo Rapids. A brand new Jersey Satan BBQ restaurant is positioned throughout from the experience’s entrance.
Six Flags Members and Season Go holders will take pleasure in an unique preview of Jersey Satan Coaster June 11 and 12 previous to the grand opening to the general public June 13. For extra details about Jersey Satan Coaster, and this season at Six Flags Nice Journey, go to www.sixflags.com/greatadventure
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