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Great American Scream Machine

Tackle the Living Legend

This classic wooden roller coaster has been an instantly recognizable landmark for four decades of riders at Six Flags Over Georgia. There’s no mistaking the profile of the legendary classic ride, perfectly named Great American Scream Machine. This gargantuan creature was built in 1973. It rolls out over 3,800 feet of track that will have you screaming from the moment you leave the station on your initial climb up to a dizzying 105 feet. This was sure steep back in 1973 and it’s still steep now.

Ready for a great serving of what classic wooden roller coasters do best? The time-tested wooden design guarantees maximum airtime on a series of drops up to nearly 10 stories tall. You won’t believe how intense the action is at a blazing 57 miles per hour. But then again, quality is the number one reason the Great American Scream Machine has stood the test of time.

The very long “out and back” layout of this red, white and blue track will give you the sense of a never-ending joyride through the air. You’ll swoop with great confidence and power over every rise and fall just like generations before you have. Make sure you scream loud on this timeless American classic.

This classic wooden horror has been an instantly recognizable landmark for four decades of riders at Six Flags Over Georgia. There’s no mistaking the profile of the terrifying ride, perfectly named the Great American Scream Machine. On this ride, EVERYONE will hear you scream.

This gargantuan monster was built in 1973. However lately, people have mentioned that they have heard screams from somewhere else while on the ride, as if the screams of terror were ringing in their heads.

Ready for a frightening serving of what a classic wooden roller coasters does best? The wooden design guarantees maximum scare time on a series of drops up to nine stories tall. You won’t believe how startling the action is at a blazing 57 miles per hour. You could outrun any witch alive or dead at those speeds! But then again, age old spirits constantly feeding off of the screams are the number one reason the Great American Scream Machine has stood the test of time.

Be alarmed, this is not a ride for the faint of heart, for these apparitions may come for more than your screams if not satisfied. Make sure you scream loud on this timeless American horror classic.

Height Requirement: Min. 42″

By The Numbers

Length
3,800 feet
Speed
57 MPH
Duration
2 minutes
Max Height
105 feet
Ride Type
Wooden Roller Coaster
Introduced
1973
Manufacturer
Philadelphia Tobaggan Company

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Great American Scream Machine: American Horror Machine
Thrill Level
Max

Minimum Height

42"
Location in Park: 

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