New 300-foot tall swing ride to open at Carowinds [video]

Carowinds will be adding a new ride in 2012 called WindSeeker.

WindSeeker is a three-minute ride that is designed to simulate flying. The 32, two-passenger swings will lift 64 thrill seekers 301 feet in the air and rotate over 30 mph. The ride will be constructed on the South Carolina side of the amusement park.

Carowinds sits on the South Carolina, North Carolina border outside of Charlotte. Visitors will see a line running along the park grounds that indicating the border between the two states.

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(charlotte.news14.com)


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About Chris Hall
Hi, I'm Chris, also know as Daddy from the blog "The Adventures of Jaydon and Daddy." I am a stay-at-home dad who loves spending time with my son Jaydon. In my spare time I work evenings and weekends at the Charleston County Library. Be sure to check out our blog, "The Adventures of Jaydon and Daddy."

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