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Colorado Adventure - Phantasialand - Brühl, Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Narayan,
N 50° 47.911 E 006° 53.012
32U E 350852 N 5629554
Quick Description: DE: Minenachterbahn im mexikanischen Themengebiet des Phantasialands. EN: Mine train rollercoaster in the Mexican-themed section of Phantasialand.
Location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Date Posted: 5/18/2018 6:24:19 AM
Waymark Code: WMYA46
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 3

Long Description:
Name: Colorado Adventure
Typ: Minenachterbahn
Freizeitpark: Phantasialand - Brühl, Germany
Themenbereich: Mexico
Eröffnung: 11. Mai 1996
Thematisierung: Wilder Westen, Bergwerk
Hersteller: Vekoma
Modell: Custom MK-900 M
Antrieb: 3x Lifthill mit Reibrädern
Länge: 1.280 Meter
Höhe: 26 Meter
Max. Geschwindigkeit: 50,1 km/h
Züge: 5 Züge à 6 Wagen, erster Wagen als Lokomotive gestaltet; 32 Personen pro Zug
Fahrtzeit: 2:55 min
Kapazität: 2.300 Personen pro Stunde
Einschränkungen: Mindestgröße: 1,00 Meter; unter 1,20 Meter nur in Begleitung eines Erwachsenen

Die Colorado Adventure wurde von Michael Jackson eingeweiht und hatte bis 2013 den Beinamen "The Michael Jackson Thrill Ride". Sie gilt laut Abstimmungen von Achterbahnfans als eine der besten Minenachterbahnen der Welt.
Name: Colorado Adventure
Type: Mine train
Amusement park: Phantasialand - Brühl, Germany
Park section: Mexico
Opening: May 11, 1996
Theming: Wild west, mining
Manufacturer: Vekoma
Model: Custom MK-900 M
Drive: 3x lifthill with friction wheels
Length: 1,280 meters / 4,199 feet
Height: 26 meters / 85 feet
Max. speed: 50.1 km/h / 31.1 mph
Trains: 5 trains of 6 cars each, 1st car designed as locomotive; 32 persons per train
Ride duratation: 2:55 min
Capacity: 2,300 persons per hour
Restrictions: Minimum height: 1.00 meter; below 1.20 meter only in attendance of an adult

Colorado Adventure was inaugurated by Michael Jackson and had until 2013 the additional name "The Michael Jackson Thrill Ride". It is considered, according to polls of roller coaster fans, as one of the best mine train roller coasters in the world.
More Information / Weblinks Wikipedia (German)
Wikipedia (English)
Maximum Height: 85.00

Construction Material: Steel

Train Type: Multi Car

Car Type: Cars Above Track

Number of Inversions?: 0

Length of Ride: 4,199.00

Duration of Ride (time): 2:55

Water?: No

Included in Admission?: Yes

Host Park Name: Phantasialand

Minimum Height Restriction?: Yes

Minimum Height Required: 39

Number of Riders: 32

Top Speed: 31

Manufacturer of Ride: Vekoma

URL to Host Park: [Web Link]

Link to Ride Details: [Web Link]

"Express Pass" Available?: Yes

Cost: Not Listed

Visit Instructions:

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