Statistics

Length:1,650 ft
Height:40 ft
Inversions:0

Details

Former names:Little Dipper (1948 to 1957)
Designer:Andy Vettel
Trains:2 trains with 3 cars per train. Riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 12 riders per train.
Built by: Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters, Inc.
Facts:The Dipper was remodel and renamed between the 1957 & 1958 seasons.  The Little Dipper was originally built with a mild double dip.  During the transformation the double dip was removed and  the height was  increased from about 25-30 feet to 40 feet. The roller coaster was also modified to allow for two train operation.

The Little Dipper originally utilized the old Teddy Bear train.  When converted to the Dipper the old Teddy Bear train was replace by two new PTC trains.
Home
Home
Menu
Locator
Twitter
Preferences
Close

  • Date
  • Views
  • Rating

by
views
Close
Reports
New for 2017
New for 2016
New for 2015
Census
Record Holders
Inversions
Search
Roller Coasters
Amusement Parks
Companies
People
More
Glossary
About This Site
Contact Us
Close
Preferences
Language:
Measure:
Date format:
Econo Mode: