Cedar Point announced their 18th roller coaster in Valravn yesterday. Many of the details were already known, but here they are in cased you missed it. With a layout similar to popular dive coasters, Griffon and SheiKra, Valravn will start with a climb to a 200+ foot height (223 feet).
Then riders will creep up to the 90-degree drop and will be held at the edge for four seconds. They’ll take the record-setting 214-foot plunge, reach speeds of 75 mph (another record), and traverse three inversions (yet another record for this type of roller coaster). Here’s the ride’s compact layout:
And here’s an video of what we can expect from Valravn:
Read more about dive coasters.
What’s Your Take?
Valravn will open at Cedar Point in 2016. How do you think Valravn looks? Leave a comment below.