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Thunder Run

Breathless 70-degree bank turns lead to a nerve-shredding ten-story drop. This is Thunder Run—consistently rated one of the most thrilling wooden roller coaster experiences in the world.

  • Custom-designed to Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom's innovative specifications
  • Constructed of wood—for extra terror
  • 89-feet tall and almost 3,000-feet long

Thunder Run by the numbers

Height Restrictions min. 48"
Ride Category Thrill (More like this)
Flash Pass Yes
Introduced August 1990
Elevation 89 feet
Length 2,850 feet
Top Speed 53 mph
Manufacturer Curtis D. Summers


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