Amusement Rides The Best Rides at Knoebels  

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List of the best rides at Knoebels, including photos, types of rides, and more information. This ranked list of the best Knoebels attractions includes roller coasters, kids rides, indoor / dark rides, and water rides, as well as parades, live shows, and Knoebels tours. The rides on this list have been voted on by amusement park fans and Knoebels enthusiasts. From the newest rides at Knoebels to the classics that have been around forever, this is a list of all the most famous attractions at Knoebels. The most fun part of this is deciding to vote on rides like Phoenix and Jet Star.

The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different rides, including High Speed Thrill Coaster and Twister.

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


The Phoenix is a wooden roller coaster located at the Knoebels Amusement Resort in Elysburg, Pennsylvania. Prior to its purchase by Knoebels and its subsequent relocation in the mid-1980s, it was operated under the name "The Rocket" at Playland Park in San Antonio, TX. ...more on Wikipedia

Park: Knoebels

Height (m): 23.7744

Max Speed (km/h): 72.42048

Drop (m): 21.9456

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Twister is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Rides at Knoebels
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Twister


The Twister is a wooden roller coaster located at the Knoebels Amusement Resort in Elysburg, Pennsylvania. It is a recreation of the famous "Mister Twister," a 1964 John C. Allen design. ...more on Wikipedia

Park: Knoebels

Opened In: 1999-07-24

Height (m): 30.9372

Max Speed (km/h): 82.881216

Drop (m): 27.31008

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Flying Turns is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Rides at Knoebels
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Flying Turns


The Flying Turns is a wooden bobsled roller coaster at the Knoebels Amusement Resort in Elysburg, Pennsylvania. It is modeled after a similar ride designed by John Norman Bartlett and John Miller in the 1920s. The ride concept is similar to a modern steel bobsled roller coaster; however the Flying Turns is made of wood, like the original rides. The layout of the ride is most similar to the original one that was at Riverview Park in Chicago, Illinois. ...more on Wikipedia

Park: Knoebels

Height (m): 15.24

Max Speed (km/h): 38.624256

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Black Diamond


The Black Diamond is a steel roller coaster located at Knoebels' Amusement Resort in Elysburg, Pennsylvania. It originally operated as the Gold Nugget at Morey's Piers in Wildwood, New Jersey. ...more on Wikipedia

Park: Knoebels

Opened In: 2011

Height (m): 10.668

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