New 300-foot tall swing ride to open at Carowinds [video]
August 25, 2011 Leave a comment
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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