places/travel The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies

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Ready for your roller coaster road trip this summer? Here are the Ranker community's top picks for the best roller coaster theme parks across the U.S. (Need a more detailed list of the rides at each park? Check out Ranker's Amusement Park Rides Listed by Park.) Vote on this list of best roller coasters in the U.S. or rerank it and make your own list of the best roller coaster parks in America. Whether you gauge them by speed, height, loops, or ingenuity, the American roller coaster scene is competitive and inventive. Feel free to name the best roller coasters the parks have to offer in the comment section of your list. 

What are the best roller coaster parks? What are the best amusement parks for roller coasters? That depends on what type of roller coaster you're trying to ride. If you're an action-adventurer or thrill seeker, then you'll probably be keen to try some of the newer, more exciting rides that are at or near the top of the list. There some of the iconic theme parks of America on this list, so you really can't go wrong in seeing what is the best theme park for roller coasters.

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Cedar Point is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Cedar Point Sandusky, Ohio, USA

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Six Flags Magic Mountain is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Six Flags Magic Mountain Texas, Georgia, California

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Kings Island is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Kings Island Mason, Ohio, USA

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Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Busch Gardens Florida

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Hersheypark is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Hersheypark Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA

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Kings Dominion is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Kings Dominion Doswell, Virginia, USA

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Islands of Adventure is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Islands of Adventure Orlando, Florida, USA

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Carowinds is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Carowinds South Carolina, USA

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Universal Studios Florida is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Universal Studios Florida Orlando, Florida, USA

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Walt Disney World is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Walt Disney World Lake Buena Vista, Florida, USA

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Disneyland is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Disneyland Disneyland Resort, Anaheim, California

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Canada's Wonderland is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Canada's Wonderland Ontario, Canada

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Kennywood is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Kennywood Pennsylvania, USA

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Dollywood is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Dollywood Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, USA

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Holiday World & Splashin' Safa... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Holiday World & Splashin' Safari Carter Township, Santa Claus, Indiana - Santa Claus Indiana

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Alton Towers is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Alton Towers Staffordshire, United Kingdom

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fuji-Q Highlands is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
fuji-Q Highlands Fuji Island Japan - THIS IS THE TAKASHIBA ROLLER COASTER LOCATED IN FUJI-Q HIGHLANDS THEME PARK JAPAN.

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Epcot is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Epcot Orlando, Florida, USA

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Kentucky Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Kentucky Kingdom Louisville, Kentucky, USA

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Worlds of Fun is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Worlds of Fun Kansas City, Missouri, USA

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Heide Park is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Heide Park Lower Saxony, Germany

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Phantasialand is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Phantasialand Brühl, Germany

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Europa-Park is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Europa-Park Ortenaukreis, Germany

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Erlebnispark Tripsdrill is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Erlebnispark Tripsdrill Cleebronn, Germany

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Hansa Park is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Hansa Park Sierksdorf, Germany

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Allgäu Skyline Park is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Allgäu Skyline Park Bad Wörishofen, Germany

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Playland is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Playland Rye, New York, USA

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Six Flags Elitch Garden is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Six Flags Elitch Garden

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Disneyland Paris is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies

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Oakwood Theme Park is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Theme Parks For Roller Coaster Junkies
Oakwood Theme Park Pembrokeshire, United Kingdom