Holiday World (Santa Claus, Indiana, USA)

Operating since 5/6/2000

Roller Coaster · Wood · Sit Down

Make: Custom Coasters International, Inc.

Track layout: Terrain


Length:4,042 ft
Height:99 ft
Drop:113 ft
Speed:59 mph
Elements:99 ft tall Lift Hill with a 113 ft drop
Hill with a 77 ft drop
Hill with a 64 ft drop
Capacity:800 riders per hour


Cost:$3,000,000 USD
Designer:Dennis McNulty, Larry Bill
Trains:2 trains with 6 cars per train. Riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 24 riders per train.
Built by: Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters, Inc.
Facts:Four tunnels with one going underground.  The 77' drop is a unique spiral drop where the radius increases during the drop to create a constant lateral force.

The Legend opened with a single Gerstlauer train that was replaced by two PTC trains in 2002.
Theme:Based on the Legend of Sleepy Hollow -- riders race through the woods as if chased by the relentless Headless Horseman.

Legend - Holiday World (Santa Claus, Indiana, USA)

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Legend - Holiday World (Santa Claus, Indiana, USA)