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World's 13th-oldest wooden coaster at Arnolds Park

  • 20 July, 2014
  • Linh Ta

Arnolds Park, Iowa — RAGBRAI cyclists are in for a different kind of ride at Arnolds Park.

The Legend, built in 1927, is the 13th-oldest wooden roller coaster in world and the seventh-oldest in the U.S. The coaster brings riders down a variety of hills.

“It’s definitely the premier ride of the park,” said Digger Nelson, a park official.

Mary Kennedy, the curator of the Maritime Museum, said that during 1993 flooding, “water did go up to the roller coaster.”


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