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Cedar Point Amusement Park

Updated on March 22, 2012

Roller Coaster Capital!

Cedar Point Amusement Park is considered the roller coaster capital. It may be the home to 14 roller coasters but there is more to Cedar Point than coasters! There really is something for everyone! This lens will take you on a tour of the park and show you that there really is something for everyone! My family visited Cedar Point in the summer of 2008. My husband and 3 daughters rode as many of the roller coasters that they could. I prefer to stay on the ground and ride the rides that spin - like Tilt-A-Whirl (one of my favorites!) My mother was also on the trip with us and rode many of the rides (including the Big Wheel!). So there really is something for everyone! Come take a look and then book your trip to Cedar Point Amusement Park!

Cedar Point Amusement Park is over 134 years old. It has continually won awards for "America's Favorite Amusement Park" and "Favorite Park for Thrills" and numerous awards for it's roller coasters. In 1990 Guinness Book of World Records recognized Cedar Point as having more roller coasters than any where else in the world!

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Roller Coasters

Roller Coaster Capital!

Cedar Point Amusement Park has 15 roller coasters. For coaster experts, there is something for everyone! Wooden and steel, highest, fastest, and longest - I think they have thought of everything! You can pretend to be a drag racer with Top Thrill Dragster!

The roller coasters at Cedar Point are: Blue Streak, Cedar Creek Mine Ride, Corkscrew, Disaster Transport, Gemini, Iron Dragon, Magnum XL-200, Mantis, Maverick, Mean Streak, Millennium Force, Raptor, Top Thrill Dragster, Wicked Twister, and Wildcat.

Roller Coasters!

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Great Wolf Lodge in Sandusky

Our family saw this hotel/resort when we visited Cedar Point & we wished we were staying there! They had their own water park (all inside!) that looked awesome! You might want to add an extra day to your visit just to spend time at your hotel (or when you get rained out from the park!). The hotel also offers some great things for the kids!

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Top Roller Coasters at Cedar Point!

Photos at Cedar Point!

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Other Thrill Rides at Cedar Point

There are 9 different thrill rides at Cedar Point. They range in thrill level from 3 to 5. Thrill rides can involve spinning and bumping and swinging into the air. If coasters aren't for you but you can still handle a thrill, check this out: Chaos, Demon Drop, Dodgem (standard bumper cars!), maXair, Ocean Motion, Power Tower, Skyhawk, Troika, and Witches Wheel.

Thrill Ride Videos at Cedar Point

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Cedar Point Photos

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Family Rides at Cedar Point

There are plenty of rides that families will enjoy (even Grandma and Grandpa!). My families favorite ride was the Cedar Downs Racing Derby. It's a carousel, but not your typical, slow moving horses going up and down carousel! It simulates a race with the horses starting out slowing and then racing around and around. The ride tops out at 15 mph. There are 3 different carousels at Cedar Point.

There is also a train ride that will take you around the park or just from the front of the park to the back! Paddlewheel Excursions is a great way to slow down for a while and enjoy the park.

If you don't have a fear of heights you might try these two rides. The Sky Ride takes the riders 92 feet in the air down the middle of the Midway. The Giant Wheel is like a ferris wheel, but bigger - much bigger! The Giant Wheel is 150-feet. It gives a fabulous view of the park, Lake Erie and maybe even Canada!

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Water Rides at Cedar Point

In 2010 there will be 3 water rides within Cedar Point Park. If you want to get wet but don't want to ride, Snake River Falls bridge is where you need to be. Standing on the bridge, the ride creates a 1,600 square foot wave. No one walks away dry!

The newest ride (Shoot the Rapids) is now open!

Next to Cedar Point is a complete water park - Soak City. You can get all the thrills while getting wet!

Childrens Rides at Cedar Point

There are plenty of rides for children at Cedar Point. There are two areas for children - Planet Snoopy's rides are for the younger set (2 - 8) and Camp Snoopy has rides for the older crowd (8 - Grandma & Grandpa!).

Hotels for your stay at Cedar Point

Comfort Inn Ohio Turnpike Sandusky/Milan

Shows at Cedar Point

Cedar Point has 7 theatres to enjoy and get out of the hot Summer day (or rainy Summer day!). You can take 30 - 45 minutes and rest and relax and enjoy some future professionals! You can enjoy everything from saloon girls singing to ice skating (Snoopy on Ice!). All shows are appropriate for everyone in the family!

Halloweekends At Cedar Point!

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    • ryokomayuka profile image

      ryokomayuka 6 years ago from USA

      I worked at Cedar point for three summers. I've been going there since I was almost two. I love Cedar Point. Great Lens but I did notice some of the pictures isn't showing up.

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      CedarPointSucks 6 years ago

      Fun amusement park - but hell on the poor slaves who have to work there!

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      Mary Beth Granger 6 years ago from O'Fallon, Missouri, USA

      stopped back by to give you a Squidangel blessing.

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      Mary Beth Granger 7 years ago from O'Fallon, Missouri, USA

      Looks like a fun amusement park!

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      Vacation-In-My-Head 7 years ago

      When I lived in Ohio, this was a favorite place to go every year, I never missed the trip. I have to say although I like many of their coasters my all time favorite would have to be the Mine Ride!

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      anonymous 8 years ago

      Cedar Point is a great amusement park. It's in my home town! Lensrolling to my lenses about Cedar Point and Sandusky.

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      Hey Bob 8 years ago

      We had a great time at Cedar Point this past August. The weather is great, the view is remarkable and the coasters are out of this world. Top Thrill Dragster almost made me wet

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      capriliz lm 8 years ago

      My sons and I visited this park a "few" years ago. We had a great time!

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      momto4 lm 8 years ago

      Looks like a fun place to visit! We'll have to take the kids when they get a little older. Great lens!

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      Dianne Loomos 8 years ago

      I'm not a coaster fan so I would have been with you on the Tilt-a-Whirl. Sounds like a fun place.

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      bdkz 8 years ago

      I love Cedar Point!

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      raegal75 8 years ago

      Looks like a blast! I love roller coasters.

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      anonymous 8 years ago

      Looks like a fun place to visit and I love roller coasters!! Nice Lens :)

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      lakern26 lm 8 years ago

      Excellent lens! I've never heard of this park, but any place that features roller coasters and the Peanuts gang, is definitely for my family. Thanks for the intro and for a very enjoyable read! 5* and featured on my Disneyland lens


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