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The Best Rides at Kings Dominion 

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Updated October 13, 2018 1.5k votes 267 voters 6.4k views

List of the best rides at Kings Dominion, including photos, types of rides, and more information. This ranked list of the best Kings Dominion attractions includes roller coasters, kids rides, indoor / dark rides, and water rides, as well as parades, live shows, and Kings Dominion tours. The rides on this list have been voted on by amusement park fans and Kings Dominion enthusiasts. From the newest rides at Kings Dominion to the classics that have been around forever, this is a list of all the most famous attractions at Kings Dominion. Make sure to give rides you favor (like Intimidator 305 or Grizzly) a vote.

With rides ranging from Dominator to Rebel Yell, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best rides at Kings Dominion?"
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Intimidator 305 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Rides at Kings Dominion
Kings Dominion

Opened In: 2010-04

Height (m): 93.0

Max Speed (km/h): 148.059648

Drop (m): 91.0

Intimidator 305 is a steel roller coaster by Intamin at Kings Dominion in Doswell, Virginia, United States. Debuting on April 2, 2010 as the park's fourteenth roller coaster, Intimidator 305 is ...more
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Dominator is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Rides at Kings Dominion
Dominator Kings Dominion

Opened In: 2000-05-05

Height (m): 49.0

Max Speed (km/h): 104.60736

G Force: 3.8

Drop (m): 45.1104

Dominator is a steel floorless roller coaster built by Bolliger & Mabillard at Kings Dominion in Doswell, Virginia. It originally opened at Six Flags Ohio on May 5, 2000 under the name ...more
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Volcano, The Blast Coast... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Rides at Kings Dominion
Kings Dominion

Opened In: 1998-08-03

Height (m): 47.244

Max Speed (km/h): 112.65408

G Force: 2.4

Drop (m): 24.384

Volcano, The Blast Coaster, or simply Volcano, is a launched inverted roller coaster at Kings Dominion in Doswell, Virginia. Designed by both Paramount Parks and Werner Stengel and built by ...more
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Flight of Fear is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Rides at Kings Dominion
Flight of Fear Kings Dominion

Opened In: 1996

Height (m): 23.7744

Max Speed (km/h): 90.123264

G Force: 4.5

Flight of Fear is an enclosed launched roller coaster at two Cedar Fair parks, Kings Dominion in Doswell, Virginia and Kings Island in Mason, Ohio. Both Flight of Fear roller coasters first ...more
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Rebel Yell is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Rides at Kings Dominion
Rebel Yell Kings Dominion

Opened In: 1975-05-03

Ride Type: Roller coaster

Height (m): 25.908

Max Speed (km/h): 90.123264

G Force: 4.2

Drop (m): 24.6888

Rebel Yell is a wooden racing roller coaster located at Kings Dominion. It opened with the park in 1975.
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Grizzly is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Rides at Kings Dominion
Kings Dominion

Opened In: 1982-03-27

Height (m): 26.5176

Max Speed (km/h): 82.076544

G Force: 5.5

Drop (m): 25.6032

Grizzly is a wooden roller coaster at Kings Dominion in Doswell, Virginia. The grounds of the ride are densely forested, with the intended thrills heightened from the illusion of inadequate ...more
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The Italian Job: Turbo C... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Rides at Kings Dominion
The Italian Job: Turbo Coaster Kings Dominion

Opened In: 2005-05-01

Height (m): 16.1544

Max Speed (km/h): 64.37376

Drop (m): 9.4488

The Backlot Stunt Coaster is a steel launched roller coaster built by Premier Rides at Canada's Wonderland, Kings Dominion and Kings Island. All three had similar themes revolving around the ...more
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Avalanche is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Rides at Kings Dominion
Avalanche Kings Dominion

Opened In: 1988

Height (m): 21.0312

Max Speed (km/h): 65.983104

G Force: 3.4

Drop (m): 3.6576

Avalanche is a bobsled roller coaster at Kings Dominion in Doswell, Virginia, USA. Avalanche opened in 1988 and is the only Mack bobsled coaster running in the United States today. It is located ...more
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Ricochet is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Rides at Kings Dominion
Ricochet Paramount's Carowinds

Opened In: 2002

Height (m): 13.716

Max Speed (km/h): 32.18688

Ricochet is a wild mouse roller coaster located at Carowinds. It opened for the 2002 season.
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The Crypt is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Rides at Kings Dominion
The Crypt Kings Dominion

Opened In: 2005

Ride Type: Top Spin

The Crypt is a HUSS Park Attraction suspended Top Spin ride located at Kings Dominion in Doswell, Virginia. The Crypt was also the name of a giant top spin at Kings Dominion's sister park, Kings ...more
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Scooby-Doo's Ghoster Coa... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Rides at Kings Dominion
Scooby-Doo's Ghoster Coaster Kings Dominion

Opened In: 1974

Height (m): 10.668

Max Speed (km/h): 56.32704

G Force: 6.4

Drop (m): 9.144

Woodstock Express is a wooden roller coaster located at Kings Dominion in Doswell, Virginia. It opened as Scooby-Doo in 1974 after the famous Hanna-Barbera cartoon character. Despite being ...more
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Anaconda is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Rides at Kings Dominion
Anaconda Kings Dominion

Opened In: 1991-03-23

Height (m): 39.0144

Max Speed (km/h): 80.4672

G Force: 5.1

Drop (m): 43.8912

Anaconda is a steel roller coaster located at Kings Dominion. Built by Arrow Dynamics and designed by Ron Toomer, Anaconda opened in 1991 as the first looping roller coaster to feature an ...more
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WindSeeker is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Rides at Kings Dominion
WindSeeker Kings Dominion

Opened In: 2012

Height (m): 92.0

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Hypersonic XLC is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Rides at Kings Dominion
Hypersonic XLC Kings Dominion

Opened In: 2001-03-24

Height (m): 50.292

Max Speed (km/h): 130.356864

G Force: 4.0

Drop (m): 40.5384

Hypersonic XLC was a roller coaster located at Kings Dominion in Doswell, Virginia. Hypersonic was the first compressed air launch coaster in the world. In 2007, Hypersonic XLC was closed and ...more
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Hurler is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Rides at Kings Dominion
Hurler Kings Dominion

Opened In: 1994-04-28

Height (m): 25.2984

Max Speed (km/h): 80.4672

G Force: 4.1

Drop (m): 24.384

Hurler is the name of two wooden roller coasters at Cedar Fair's Carowinds and Kings Dominion parks. Both coasters opened in the same year, 1994. Built by International Coasters Inc., the ...more
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Xtreme Skyflyer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Rides at Kings Dominion
Xtreme Skyflyer Kings Dominion

Opened In: 1996

Height (m): 45.6

Drop (m): 45.6

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Shockwave is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Rides at Kings Dominion
Shockwave Kings Dominion

Opened In: 1986

Height (m): 28.956

Max Speed (km/h): 80.4672

G Force: 3.9

Drop (m): 25.6032

Shockwave is a stand-up roller coaster at Kings Dominion. Although not the first of its kind upon opening in 1986, closures elsewhere have since rendered it the oldest currently operating ...more