The rumors are true. There's an honest-to-goodness celebrity at The Great Escape. Perhaps you've seen The Comet on MTV's Road Rules, or Discovery Channel's Wild Rides II and More Top Ten Coasters? Either way, this highly-rated classic is one of the top wooden coasters in the world. It Started out as the much-feared "Cyclone" at crystal Beach, Re-engineered and re-opened in 1944 at Crystal Beach, Ontario as The Comet, Rescued from the scrap heap and re-opened in 1994 at The Great Escape
Height: 0 - 99 ft.
Speed: 30 - 64 mph
Duration: 1 min. - 1 min. 59 sec.
Inversion and Rotation:
No Rotation and No Inversions
The ride is awesome! It goes pretty fast, and has some great Air-Hills. This is a Must-Ride.