I got into a roller-coaster for the first time in my life today. I managed to ride with “Roar“, which is of “moderate” thrill. Still, quite a few people were screaming, but I kept my cool. What’s scary about this particular roller-coaster is not its sharp turns and speed, but the fact that it’s built of wood. The modern metal-based roller-coasters don’t “shake” you much, while the old-style, wooden ones, they give you the impression that they are going to fall apart at any moment. Video of the Roar coaster here.


mikesum32 wrote on May 12th, 2007 at 7:26 AM PST:

How did you manage the the height requirement ? ;-)

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Eugenia wrote on May 12th, 2007 at 7:32 AM PST:

The requirement for the coaster I got at is 48″. I am 4′11″.

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Eugenia wrote on May 13th, 2007 at 7:03 AM PST:

Possibly, yes. We got season passes for the park.

Shelley wrote on May 13th, 2007 at 11:45 AM PST:

Oooh! I haven’t been on a roller coaster since I was a teenager. Are you going to get on one again? ;-)

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