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Six Flags Great America
Six Flags Great America
Chicago, Illinois
Goliath
 
 
guests riding rollercoaster
 
 
Wide shot of Goliath train on track
 
 

Goliath

Conquer the Giant!

Goliath is the most extreme coaster of its kind, providing an adrenaline rush like no other. Elevate up to touch the sky atop the 165-foot lift hill then whip over the peak and conquer the world’s tallest and steepest heart-racing drop. Speed to the bottom of this gut-wrenching slope before you even have time to scream. Thunder around surprising curves and outrageous turns then flip head-over-heels through wild twists. 

This giant beast features impressive heights, astonishing speeds and stomach-tightening inversions: 

Three world's records at its debut:

  • World's fastest wooden coaster at 72 mph
  • World's tallest drop for a wooden coaster at 180 feet
  • World's steepest drop for a wooden coaster at a near-vertical 85 degrees

Key Features

  • Three over-banked turns
  • A 180-degree zero G-roll twist
  • Two wild inversions
  • A spiraling inverted zero G stall

Are you ready to conquer Goliath?

What do you think?

Thrill Ride
Thrill Level
Max

Minimum Height

48"
Location in Park: 

County Fair

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