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Six Flags Great America
Six Flags Great America
Chicago, Illinois

Attractions by Height

Don’t wait until you get to the park. Check our attraction height requirements ahead of time!

Name of Attraction Description Minimum Heightsort descending Additional Info
Red Baron

Take thrills to new heights on the Red Baron Planes!

Mardi Gras Hangover Not Open Yet

A Record-Breaking, 100 Foot Tall Looping Coaster!

Lady Bugs

Twist and turn on this wild kids ride in the most adorable Lady Bug!

Tot's Livery

Your tots can take a leisurely carriage ride aboard this relaxing ride!

Sky Trek Tower

See the great view from an elevation of 330 feet.

None Lap children must be accompanied by adult.
Splish Splash Zone

A pop-jet water fountain blasts without notice as you tiptoe through. Get splashed at any moment!

None
Rocky Road Rescue Service

A rugged tourwith your best friends! 

None 54" maximum
Hurricane Bay Not Open Yet

The phenomenal half-million-gallon wave pool makes king-sized waves in an ocean of fun.

None
Buccaneer Bay Not Open Yet

This ridiculously wet kid-zone has loads to climb on and splash, plus plenty of lounging area for mom and dad.

None
Scenic Railway County Fair Station Not Open Yet

Take a round trip scenic adventure through the park on this classic locomotive.

None Lap children must be accompanied by adult.
Yahoo River

Take a relaxing ride through the water in your very own pint-sized boat.

None 54" maximum
Castaway Creek Not Open Yet

Take a relaxing and scenic raft cruise down a lazy river, past the coolest attractions in the Harbor.

None
Monsoon Lagoon Not Open Yet

A giant interactive pool is the ultimate hangout spot for sun lovers.

None
Scenic Railway Hometown Square Not Open Yet

Take a round trip scenic adventure through the park on this classic locomotive.

None Lap children must be accompanied by adult.
Chubasco

This tea party’s out of control on a teacup-style spin-a-rama. The more you twist, the harder you spin!

None with adult 42" to ride alone
Yankee Clipper

This water flume will take you on a thrilling descent into a swirling lagoon.

None with adult 42" to ride alone
Bouncer

Jiggle till you giggle on this bouncy tower lift for little leapers.

None with adult 36" to ride alone.
Up, Up & Away

Whirl through the sky for a spinning, floating, bird’s eye view of Kidzopolis! 

None with adult 42" to ride alone
Logger's Run Not Open Yet

This water flume will take you on a thrilling descent into a swirling lagoon.

None with adult 42" to ride alone
Columbia Carousel

Step back in time and choose your ride on this restored old time classic carousel, a favorite for all ages.

None with adult 42" to ride alone.
Krazy Kars

A caravan of kiddy cars will chauffeur your rugged rug rats on a mellow scenic ride around Kidzopolis.

None with adult 36" to ride alone. Over 54" must be accompanying child.
Crazy Bus

Hop into the vehicle for a family-friendly adventure with your favorites.

None with adult 42" to ride alone. Over 54" must be accompanying child.
Krazy Kups

Your little spinners can twirl the day away in this crazy rotating set of mini-teacups.

None with adult 36" to ride alone
ZoomJets

Junior aviators get ready to take flight! 

None with adult 48" to ride alone
Big Easy Balloons

Whirl through the sky over Mardi Gras on this revolving hot air balloon float-a-thon.

None with adult 48" to ride alone
Riptide Bay Not Open Yet

Riptide Bay, is home to Dive Bomber, Surf Rider, Mega Wedgie, Wipeout, Monsoon Lagoon and luxury cabanas.

See individual rides.
Whizzer

This spiral lift coaster has been delighting riders since the park’s opening.

36" 42" to ride alone
Skull Island Not Open Yet

This soaking kid-zone has loads to climb on, slide down, and splash through.

36"
Sprocket Rockets

Junior daredevils will blast into the future on this junior coaster adventure.

36"
Hometown Fun Machine

You won’t be able to tell backwards from forwards once you’ve whirled on this thrill machine.

36" with adult 48" to ride alone.
Buccaneer Battle

A mutiny is brewing at Six Flags Great America. Jump in your boat and aim your soaker gun.

36" with adult 48" to ride alone
Little Dipper

Brave swift curves and plunging hills, whooshing around on this family-friendly coaster.

36" with adult 42" to ride alone.
The Lobster

Can this octopus shake the lobster?

36" with adult 42" to ride alone.
River Rocker

Feel the high-flying rush as your swinging canoe sets sail, swinging high and low on waves of excitement.

36" with adult 48" to ride alone
Roaring Rapids

Brave the current on the ultimate white-water river rafting experience!

36" with adult 42" to ride alone
Fiddler’s Fling

A dizzying scrambler-type ride that is certain to whip you into a frenzy!

36" with adult 42" to ride alone.
Triple Play

You’ll get triple the twists and triple the dizzies on this whirlwind of a ride!

36" with adult 42" to ride alone
Wahoo Racer Not Open Yet

Slide into ultra-slick and bumpy racing for multiple riders, head-first down a toboggan guaranteed to speed!

42"
Hurricane Mountain Not Open Yet

Maneuver inner tubes through a brisk open water course or a dark and twisting tunnel.

42"
Surf Rider Not Open Yet

Get your wave on in this realistic surfing simulator as you ride five-foot waves on your own boogie board!

42" 52" for stand up surfing
Demon

This high-speed looping coaster was one of the first coasters in the world to feature a double corkscrew.

42"
Vortex and Typhoon Not Open Yet

Zip down a fully-enclosed water slide, then whirl around before being plunged into the pool below.

42"
JUSTICE LEAGUE: Battle for Metropolis

Now open, this all-new 4D interactive thrill ride is a full-sensory gaming experience.

42" with adult 48" to ride alone
Ricochet

Can you handle being spun around and hurled up and down all at the same time?

42" with adult 54" to ride alone
Bahama Mama and Bubba Tubba Not Open Yet

Family and friends can fit in a jumbo-sized raft that swishes down a series of bumpy hills.

42" with adult 48" to ride alone
Dare Devil Dive

Plummet 12.5 stories through the air for the ultimate skydiving experience! Additional fee required.

42" with adult 48" to ride alone
THE DARK KNIGHT Coaster

Chase THE JOKER deep underground on GOTHAM’s abandoned subway.

42" with adult 48" to ride alone
Condor

Spread your wings and take to the sky as these birds of a feather flock together on this family favorite.

42" with adult 48" to ride alone
Rue Le Dodge

No need for brakes as you put your pedal to the metal on this classic, clobbering, bumper car smash-up!

42" with adult 54" to drive
Winner’s Circle Go Karts

Feel the thrill of the open road on this classic go-kart speedway. Additional Fee Required.

42" with adult 58" to drive or ride alone
Paradise Plunge and Riptide Not Open Yet

Race down these towers at 40 miles per hour for a high-speed rush.

48"
Wipeout Not Open Yet

A wild waterslide that sends you swirling through twists, turns, and drops!

48"
Goliath

Take on Goliath, a world record breaking wooden roller coaster!

48"
THE JOKER Free Fly Coaster

Now open, the 15th and most maniacal coaster at Six Flags Great America!

48"
Mega Wedgie Not Open Yet

Count to three and shoot down a five-story, near-vertical drop at 40 miles per hour.

48"
Tornado Not Open Yet

Raft down a 132-foot tunnel into the mouth of a gigantic funnel in the most original water thrill imaginable.

48"
Dive Bomber Not Open Yet

Take a five-story free fall to the next level, with a trapdoor entrance opening when you least expect it.

48"
Giant Drop

Dare to freefall from this extreme drop ride, staggering 227 feet in the sky.

48"
Whirligig

Swing through the air on this chair lift spinning gracefully through the sky.

48"
Viper

Bolting down eleven incredible drops at 50 mph will challenge even the bravest snake charmers.

48"
American Eagle

An electrifying race to the finish on a massive double-tracked roller coaster!

48"
Hammerhead and Barracuda Not Open Yet

A fierce frenzy of insane tube slides, switching from open to enclosed flumes all the way down.

48"
Raging Bull

The tallest, fastest, longest roller coaster at the park invites you to saddle up for a wild ride.

54"
X Flight

Defy gravity on this ground-breaking wing coaster, featuring cutting-edge technology and thrills.

54" 78" Maximum.
BATMAN The Ride

The masked super hero takes you on a menacing ride of relentless loops and twists.

54"
Revolution

This gargantuan top spin classic delivers an epic scale spin.

54" 76" maximum
SUPERMAN: Ultimate Flight

Soar the super hero way on this intense flight over utterly innovative loops, twists, and curves!

54"
Vertical Velocity

Unreal acceleration from 0 to 70 in four seconds flat delivers you to a two-pronged assault on your senses.

54" 80" maximum