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Gallery: Yukon Striker dive coaster at Canada’s Wonderland set to open to public

It’s a record-breaking dive coaster that has captured the world’s attention.

Yukon Striker at Canada’s Wonderland is set to open to the public May 3, and the fastest, longest, and tallest dive coaster is set to attract thousands of new guests to the park.

HIGHLIGHTS:

• The fastest dive coaster at 130 km/h (80 mph);
• The longest dive coaster at 3,625 feet (1,105 m);
• The tallest dive coaster at 245 feet (75 m) – includes underground.

Canada’s Wonderland

“The ride on Yukon Striker is absolutely breathtaking,” said Norm Pirtovshek, Canada’s Wonderland General Manager. “Yukon Striker’s 3,625 feet of steel track soars through four dynamic inversions above guests in the newly themed area Frontier Canada. At its summit, you’ll experience three seconds of complete exhilaration as you stare directly down 245 feet at 90 degrees into an underwater tunnel.”

The floorless train gives thrillseekers an immersive experience, but for those who want to keep their feet firmly planted on the ground, Canada’s Wonderland is also bring a wide range of entertainment from food festivals, touring shows, Celebration Canada, and new offerings for kids.

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Featured images and video are courtesy: Canada’s Wonderland

Winston is currently a freelance technology and travel broadcast journalist, consultant, and is the creator and founder of Master Travellr—Canada’s destination for travel news, guides, and budget recommendations.

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