It's not nearly as tall or fast as the first three coasters on the list (although at 70 mph, it is among the 10 fastest wooden roller coasters), but El Toro has something those rides lack: scads of airtime. When the Ferris wheel begins turning, your seat location is as shown below. 2 – Original Source Used: >> Click Here << Called the Golden Reel it is the World’s first figure 8 Ferris wheel that is apparently inspired by two flaming asteroids! We had to wait about 15 minutes for our turn, but once we got on we got a long turn. Related: Check out the world’s scariest water slides. Nice ride if you like Ferris wheels. In fact, it delivers more extreme out-of-your-seat airtime than any coaster we've ever ridden. Jul 24, 2013 - I'm not afraid of heights but the thought of riding in a ferris wheel gives me butterflies. The most frightening ride of my life, scarier than the Loch Ness Monster, was on a Ferris wheel long ago at the State Fair. The highest point on the wheel is 43 feet above the ground. Tickets were $15 for adults, $10 for kids. The 2 year old was free, ... We and our son's family for a total of 6 rode the St. Louis Wheel together. Disneyland and its next-door neighbor, Disney California Adventure, are well-known for making dreams come true as the parks' sites and sounds wow guests, but there can also be a scary side. If you are riding to see views, so to the Space Needle instead, you can obviously see more from the Space Needle than you can from the Great Wheel, but it does give you nice views of the Pier area. "When you're on a Ferris wheel all anyone ever talks about is being on the Ferris wheel and the view from the Ferris wheel and whether the Ferris wheel is scary … We enjoyed the ferris wheel! As a kid, I loved it but as I got older the thought of being up there scares me, hence, my treatment of the photo to try to make it look like a big scary ferris wheel. For the ultimate bird’s eye view, hop aboard these larger-than-life Ferris wheels that beckon you to go big before you go home. Ferris Wheel #1) As a Ferris wheel turns, the distance a rider is above the ground varies sinusoidal with time. See more ideas about Ferris wheel, Carnival rides, Amusement park. The cars are very nice, completely enclosed and air conditioned.
If that wasn’t scary enough it’s located 130 meters in the air! In the summer of 1893, mankind’s first Ferris wheel was unveiled (not literally) at the World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, in commemoration of four hundred years since the European discovery of the Americas.

It takes you 3 seconds to reach the top. Forget about run-of-the-mill amusement park rides. World’s Oldest Moving Ferris Wheel World’s First Figure 8 Ferris Wheel. Oct 13, 2013 - Explore cksiwiki's board "Ferris Wheels", followed by 201 people on Pinterest.