Crystal Beach (Crystal Beach, Ontario, Canada)

Removed, Operated from 5/22/1948 to 9/4/1989

Roller Coaster · Wood · Sit Down

Make: Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters, Inc.

Track layout: Double Out and Back


Length:4,197 ft
Height:95 ft
Drop:87 ft
Speed:55 mph


Relocations:Crystal Beach as Comet
Great Escape as Comet
Serial Number:112
Cost:$125,000 USD
Designer:Herbert Paul Schmeck
Construction:Martin & Vleminckx
Trains:2 trains with 4 cars per train. Riders are arranged 2 across in 3 rows for a total of 24 riders per train.
Restraints: Individual ratcheting lap bar
Built by: Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters, Inc.
Notes:Martin & Vleminckx did the onsite construction at the Great Escape, not Crystal Beach as the information above would imply.  A limitation in the database causes the erroneous information above.

Comet - Crystal Beach (Crystal Beach, Ontario, Canada)

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Comet - Crystal Beach (Crystal Beach, Ontario, Canada)