Canada's Wonderland Dive Coaster Completed.


The Tallest Dive Coaster in the World Completes Trackwork.

Earlier today the final piece of Yukon Striker was lifted into place - the top of the 360-degree loop. Yukon Striker at Canada's Wonderland is a dive machine built by the Swiss coaster manufacturer "Bolliger and Mabillard." The four-inversion roller coaster is the tallest, fastest, and longest dive coaster in the world.

Yukon Striker Construction
The loop is lifted into place! @WonderlandNews

"The launch of Yukon Striker coincides with the official opening of Frontier Canada, a gold rush-themed attraction area in Canada's Wonderland. Originally conceived of for the park's opening in 1981, Frontier Canada was never realized until now. "
Yukon Striker drops 90-degrees straight underwater. Photo by Grace Peacock

Yukon Striker Logo (Canadas Wonderland)
Full Stats from Canada's Wonderland:
Coaster type: Dive
Height of drop: 245 feet (75 metres) *includes underground tunnel
Top Speed: 130 km/h (80 mph)
Inversions: 4
Length: 3,625 feet (1,105 metres)
Duration: 3 minutes, 25 seconds
Trains: 3
Riders per Train: 24

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