#ThisForkIsForSV

It is no secret that many different companies, departments, engineering experts, and managers are involved with the creation of a new roller coaster such as Steel Vengeance at Cedar Point in Sandusky, Ohio. There are many possible ways in which roller coaster layouts can be originally thought of, but here is one speculation for how […]

Coaster of the Week: Millennium Force

Park: Cedar Point (Sandusky, OH) Height: 310 ft. Speed: 93 mph. Length: 6,595 ft. Inversions: 0 Year opened: 2000 Type: Steel, Giga, Out-and-Back layout Manufacturer: Intamin Fun facts: *Millennium Force was the first Giga coaster (roller coaster over 300 feet, but less than 400 feet), and it was the tallest and fastest when it opened […]

Cedar Point-7/26/16

Rides Ridden: Valravn, Millennium Force, Maverick, Magnum XL 200 (X2), Witches’ Wheel (X2), Gemini, Mean Streak, Rougarou, Wicked Twister, Power Tower (drop side-X2), Power Tower (shot side), Corkcrew, Gatekeeper, Blue Streak, Raptor, Sky Ride, CP & LE Railroad, Windseeker Look at this fake-looking picture I took of Lake Erie from Wicked Twister’s queue. So photoshop-esque. […]

Cedar Point-7/7/16

Here we go: my Cedar Point “Round 6” trip report! That’s right, New Facebook Admin Adam and I have swung around the peninsula six times already. The frequent trips will be missed while I am in Disney, and my frequent early morning presence at Valravn will be no more. (However, there is always Sheikra…not that […]

Cedar Point-6/24/16

Rides Ridden: Valravn, Millennium Force (X2), Top Thrill Dragster, Mean Streak, Blue Streak, Raptor, Gatekeeper (X3), Rougarou, Wicked Twister, MaXair, Magnum XL 200, CP & LE Railroad, Skyride, Corkscrew, Gemini, Windseeker No lines for ANYTHING?! Yes, please. Gatekeeper wasn’t a walk-on; it was a run-on. Millennium’s line was on the ramp all day. Top Thrill […]

Cedar Point-6/14/16

Rides Ridden: Valravn, Gatekeeper (left), Gatekeeper (right), Raptor, Blue Streak, Sky Ride, Top Thrill Dragster (X2), Magnum XL 200 (X2), Gemini, Mean Streak, Maverick, Rougarou, CP & LE Railroad That’s right, no Millennium. The wait was 2 hours all day, and Adam and I don’t wait that long for any ride…no matter how good it […]

Cedar Point-6/1/16

Rides Ridden: Millennium Force, Maverick, Top Thrill Dragster (2X), Magnum XL 200, Gemini, Gatekeeper (right), Raptor, Mean Streak, Rougarou, Valravn, Blue Streak, Corkscrew, Sky Ride, CP & LE Railroad At 9:00 am when the park opened for passholders, Adam and I were two of the first to arrive at Valravn. Unfortunately, Valravn was having some […]