Roller Coaster To Open At Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4) – An amusement park in Glenwood Springs is set to open a roller coaster on a mountainside in Colorado.

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park announced that the Cliffhanger Roller Coaster will open on Friday.

The park says the roller coaster on Iron Mountain is located at an elevation of 7,160 feet and is the “highest-elevation, full-sized roller coaster in the United States.”

“It’s tricky to build a roller coaster on top of a mountain, so the process has taken a little longer than we’d hoped. I have given it a test ride, though, and it has definitely been worth the wait,” said park owner Steve Beckley in a prepared statement.

RELATED: Glenwood Caverns

The adventure park also features other rides, as well as tours of caves inside Iron Mountain.

LINK: glenwoodcaverns.com

Comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Denver

NEWS TEAM
Send A News Tip

Listen Live

AM/FM Stations

Featured Shows & Multimedia