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Revised before my Cedar Point/king's island trip in a week and it will obviously change after I'm sure:

 

1.El Toro

2. Griffon

3. Apollo's Chariot

4. Nitro

5. Talon

6. Possesed

7. Storm Runner

8. Lightning Racers(thunder side)

9. Alpengeist

10. Great Bear

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I'm sure I have a response somewhere in here but here it is again:

Cant combine steel with wood but I will say that wooden coasters are better.

 

Steel

1.Maverick- CP

2.Fire Dragon-IOA

3.Batman: The Ride- SF

4.Raptor-CP

5.Ice Dragon-IOA

6.Talon-DP

7.Kraken-SWF

8.Batman Knight Flight(Dominator)-GL

9.Superman: Ride of Steel-SFNE

10.Behemoth-CW

 

Wood

1.Hades-Mt.Ol

2.Voyage- HW

3.Boulder Dash-LC

4.Avalanche(hellcat)-TF

5.Legend- HW

6.Beast- KI

7.Ravine Flyer II-WM

8.El Toro- SFGRad

9.Kentucky Rumbler-BB

10.Renegade-VF

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I really need to get on more coasters! Well hopefully this summer I will get quite a few more credits!

 

1: El Toro

2: Nitro

3: Wild One

4: Great American Scream Machine (SFGAV) Not sure why I like this one... But I do

5: SROS (SFA)

6: Lightning Racer

7: Great White

8: Wildcat

9: Batman the ride

10: Comet

 

Yeah, I need to get on more coasters...

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1. Incredible Hulk, IOA

2. Saw- The Ride, Thorpe park

3. Nemesis, Alton Towers

4. Revenge of the Mummy, Universal Stuidos Orlando

5. Sheikra, Busch Gardens Africa

6. Kumba, Busch Gardens Africa

7. Stealth, Thorpe Park

8. Gwazi, Busch Gardens Africa

9. Kraken, Seaworld Orlando

10. Colossus, Thorpe Park

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1.) Phoenix - Knoebels

2.) Millennium Force - Cedar Point

3.) Nitro - GADV

4.) Griffon - Busch Gardens Williamsburg

5.) Twister - Knoebels

6.) Lightning Racer - Hershey

7.) Storm Runner - Hershey

8.) Kingda Ka - GADV (when its open)

9.) Apollo's Chariot - Busch Gardens Williamsburg

10.) Magnum XL - Cedar Point

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In this order...

 

El Toro - Six Flags Great Adventure

Nitro - Six Flags Great Adventure

Goliath - Six Flags Over Georgia

Apollo's Chariot - Bush Gardens Europe

Top Thrill Dragster - Cedar Point

Magnum XL-200 - Cedar Point

Millennium Force - Cedar Point

Griffon - Busch Gardens Europe

Volcano - Kings Dominion

Big Bad Wolf - Busch Gardens Europe

 

El Toro has created a new standard for intense airtime IMO. I've never wanted to get on a wooden coaster over and over until I rode El Toro.

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This list may seem strictly bias to the Mid-Atlantic region, but I have been on plenty of the coasters in Florida and this is how I honestly rank my top 10:

 

1)Alpengeist

2)Griffon

3)Apollo's Chariot

4)Fahrenheit

5)Dominator at Kings Dominion

6)Lightning Racer

7)Storm Runner

8)The Loch Ness Monster

9)Flight Of Fear at Kings Dominion

10)The Big Bad Wolf

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Top 10 isn't really an easy thing to do. Especially when ride experience is almost never the same twice. Here it is at the moment, but I'm sure it will be totally different after my next trip!

 

01. Colossus (Backwards) - SFMM

02. Xcelerator - KBF

03. Goliath - SFMM

04. Riddler's Revenge - SFMM

05. California Screamin' - DCA

06. Medusa - SFDK

07. X2 - SFMM

08. Tatsu - SFMM

09. Batman The Ride - SFMM

10. Roar - SFDK

 

As you can see I only ride California Coasters. This will change very, very soon.

 

Sarah's Top 10

 

01. Tatsu - SFMM

02. Goliath - SFMM

03. Xcelerator - KBF

04. California Screamin' - DCA

05. Silver Bullet - KBF

06. Invertigo - CGA

07. Ninja - SFMM

08. Medusa - SFDK

09. Scream! - SFMM

10. V2: Vertical Velocity - SFDK

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I haven't been to many parks, so my list might sound a bit biased.

 

1. Millennium Force

2. Raptor

3. AlpenGiest

4. Diamondback

5. Top Thrill Dragster

6. Mantis

7. Flight of Fear

8. Apollo's Chariot

9. The Beast

10. Mean Streak

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Here is my list, updated for Terminator. X2 was running quite poorly yesterday, so it's been dropped down on my list.

 

1. Revenge Of The Mummy

2. Maverick

3. Batman The Ride

4. Terminator Salvation: The Ride

5. Tatsu

6. X2

7. Blue Streak

8. Millennium Force

9. Deja Vu

10. The Matterhorn

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Here is my top 10:

 

1 - Nemesis (Alton Towers)

2 - Expedition GeForce (Holiday Park)

3 - Tatsu (SFMM)

4 - Riddlers Revenge (SFMM)

5 - Katun (Mirabilandia)

6 - Goliath (SFMM)

7 - Xcelerator (KBF)

8 - Air (Alton Towers)

9 - Stealth (Thorpe Park)

10 - Deja Vu (SFMM) & Stealth (PGA)

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10:roller coaster (black pool)

9:silver star(eropa park)

8:air(alton towers)

7:nemsis(alton towers)

6:dragon kan(porta venchera)

5:pepsi max(black pool)

3:velocity(flamingo land)

2:kumali(flamingo land)

1:rocking roller coaster (disney land paris)

 

 

sorry for the bad spelling

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10 Space Mountain (Magic Kingdom)

9 Rockin Roller Coaster (Hollywood Studios)

8 Expedition Everest (Animal Kingdom)

7 Big Bad Wolf (Busch Gardens Europe)

6 Grizzly (King's Dominion)

5 Apollo's Chariot (Busch Gardens Europe)

4 Kraken (Seaworld Orlando)

3 Kumba (Busch Gardens Africa)

2 Sheikra (Busch Gardens Africa)

1 Montu (Busch Gardens Africa)

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Haven't posted in this thread for a while I don't think....and my opinions change a lot so......

 

1. Phoenix

2. Boulder Dash

3. El Toro

4. Bizarro (SFNE)

5. Maverick

6. Phantom's Revenge

6. Goliath SFOG (tie)

8. Griffon

9. Ride of Steel (DL)

10. Apollo's Chariot

 

Unfortunitely, with this year's lame stack of new coasters for me, I don't expect that to change for a while....but 2010

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The list has changed since whenever the last time I posted was.

 

 

Wood

1. Boulder Dash

2. Phoenix

3. El Toro

4. Twister (Knoebel's)

5. Terminator Salvation: The Ride

 

Steel

1. Maverick

2. Superman / Bizarro (SFNE)

3. Millennium Force

4. Goliath (SFMM)

5. Nitro

 

 

 

It's really hard to go any further than that and pick top 10 for each category.

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top 10...

 

1. Kumba- makes me gray out everytime i ride it(BGA). i LOVE it

2. Return of the mummy(USO)- i think this is the perfect mix of airtime, great effects and just an all around comfortable ride.

3. Sheikra(BGA)- haven't ridden the floorless version yet but am looking forward to it. i really like the G's on this one.

4. Space Mountain(DMK)- its just a classic and still draws more than any ride in Disney.

5. Dueling Dragons Ice(USO)- i really love this coaster which is weird because i have a horrendous fear of inverted coasters (anything with my feet dangling freaks me out)

6. Mystery Mine(DW) - again a really well themed coaster, its a little rough in some parts, but the drops r pretty sick!

7.Kraken(SWO) the sickest zero G roll in history!

8. Expedition Everest(DAK) this is a great example of incredible theming, a steel coaster thats semi jerking like a wood coaster but not as bad, forwards, backwards, a broken yeti pretty good drops and force.

9 Dueling Dragons Fire(USO) again with the inverted coasters, extra scarey for me. but love the near misses

10. zephyr (ponchatrain beach new orleans now closed) this will show my age but it was my first coaster i rode it when i was 9 and it was an old wooden p.o.s. beat the bejesus outta u and was about the least safe i have ever felt on a coaster. i have to thank the zephyr for getting me hooked.

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I've only drive 24 Coasters yet.

1.Expedition Ge Force

2.Colossos (Heide Park)

3.Black Mamba

4.Desert Race

5.Limit

6.Alpina Bahn (is travelling in Germany)

7.Silver Star

8.Big Loop

9.Nessie

10.Super Wirbel

 

Now 28 Coasters

 

1.Expedition Ge Force

2.Colossos (Heide Park)

3.Black Mamba

4.Blue Fire

5.Desert Rae

6.Limit

7.Alpina Bahn (is travelling in Germany)

8.Silver Star

9.Big Loop

10.Nessie

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I think i've done this but I cant remember:

 

Steel:

 

Superman (SFNE) now Bizarro

Orient Express (ex-WOF)

Turn of the Century (Great America) [now Demon, I guess]

Batman (SFNE)

Shock Wave (SFoT)

Big Bend (SFoT) [long gone]

Kong (it was SF Vallejo; no idea what it is now)

Space Mountain (WDW)

Mind Eraser (SFNE)

Greezed Lightnin' (Astroworld) [gone?]

 

Wood:

 

Screaming Eagle (SFSL)

Texas Cyclone (Astroworld)

Judge Roy Scream (SFoT)

Boulder Dash (Lake Compounce)

Colossus (SFMM)

Roar (the park in Vallejo)

The Comet (State Fair Park, Dallas) [gone]

Mr. Twister (Elitch's)

Zingo (Bell's) [gone]

Thunderbolt (SFNE)

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Here are my top coasters:

-Voyage

-Cornball Express

-Scooby Doo's Spooky Coaster

-Maverick

-Afterburn

-Kentucky Rumbler

-Diamondback

-Goliath (SFOG)

-Space Mountain

-Steel Hawg

-California Screamin'

-Thunderhead

-Raven

-Millennium Force

-Top Thrill Dragster

 

In the "Can't be touched" category:

Scooby Doo's Spooky Coaster - It's just an experience that can't be touched in my opinion. The ride, the theming, the place...it's just something that I will not forget.

 

Top 10 Coasters:

1. THE Voyage: Completely blew me away, ejector air all over the course, and a smooth but out of control feeling. WOW.

 

2. Maverick: It's just everything that I'd want from a coaster....and more!

3. Diamondback: I've been SOOO lucky to have different, exclusive rides that people have never had, nor will they be able to have! Those rides make this a HIGH top coaster in my list.

4. Goliath: Just sooo many times I got that stomach in my throat feeling. And I LOVE that feeling!

5. Space Mountain: Wow, I loved the experience! The ride and theming.

6. California Screamin': Very Similar to Maverick.

7. Cornball Express: Ejector air, crazy lay out, and buzzbars!

8. Kentucky Rumbler: Just an awesome wooden coaster.

9. Afterburn: Fanastic B&M invert, great forces, great elements.

10. Steel Hawg: One CRAZY coaster. Very NEW elements and feelings it gave me. It's something different, and I loved the hell out of this ride!

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Here we go:

 

Cornball Express (Indiana Beach)

Shivering Timbers (Michigan's Adventure)

El Toro (Six Flags Great America-SFGAm)

Viper (SFGAm)

Montu (Busch Gardens Africa)

Kumba (Busch Gardens Africa)

The Incredible Hulk (Islands Of Adventure)

Thunderhawk (Michigan's Adventure)

Raptor (Cedar Point)

Blue Streak (Cedar Point)

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As of today:

 

Steel

 

1.Bizarro (SFNE)

2.Maverick

3.Ride of Steel

4.Phantom's Revenge

5.Millennium Force

6.Storm Runner

7.Dueling Dragons

8.ROTM (USF)

9.TTD

10.Kumba/Montu

 

Wood

 

1.El Toro

2.Ravine Flyer II

3.Phoenix

4.Tremors

5.Timber Terror

6.Thunderhead

7.Lightning Racer

8.Boulder Dash

9.DB Hurricane

10.Silver Comet

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I base my favs on a lot of things.. The atmosphere of the whole coaster, the themeing, the ride it gives, etc etc etc. I feel that the best of the best that I have ridden so far are as follows..

 

El Toro

Griffon

The Beast

 

Notables in no particular order: All the Coasters at Holiday World , Maverick, Lightning Racer, Storm Runner, Mystery Mine, Nitro, .. ah heck who am I kidding, I like them all! lol. Except Son Of Beast, Rolling Thunder, and GASM.

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