Little Dipper

Hillcrest Park (Lemont, Illinois, USA)

Removed, Operated from 1967 to 9/1/2003

Roller Coaster · Wood · Sit Down · Family

Make: Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters, Inc.
Model: All Models / Junior Coaster

Statistics

Length:900 ft
Height:28 ft
Inversions:0
Duration:0:50

Details

Relocations:Kiddytown as Little Dipper
Hillcrest Park as Little Dipper
Little Amerricka as Meteor
Categories:
Serial Number:120
Designer:Herbert Paul Schmeck
Trains:Single train with 4 cars. Riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 16 riders.
Facts:The Little Dipper is a near mirror image of the Little Dipper at Kiddieland in Melrose Park, IL.

The train was replaced in the early 1980s.
History:Purchased by Hillcrest Park in 1966 for $6,000.  The ride was moved by Hillcrest Park at a cost of $66,000 and it reopened in 1967.

Little Dipper - Hillcrest Park (Lemont, Illinois, USA)

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Little Dipper - Hillcrest Park (Lemont, Illinois, USA)