Kennywood Amusement Park

Dillon Bullock, Interest Piece

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Location: 4800 Kennywood Blvd, West Mifflin, Pennsylvania.

Hours: differs on the day and the month

Price: 39.99 for 1 day, 99.99 for a silver season pass, and the premium season pass is 134.99$


The Black Widow is a large disk that swings back and forth. The ride stands at 90 feet off the ground but in full swing it can reach a tremendous height of 146 feet! This ride also can have 40 people riding it at one time. The minimum height is 52 inches or 4 foot 3 inches and there is a quick pass which lets you cut to the front of the line for a fee.


The Jackrabbit ride is a classic roller coaster build in 1921 in a natural ravine. It is the best-known 70-foot double-dip drop. People must be at least 42 inches tall to ride and there is a quick pass.


Skycoaster. In this ride, you freefall 185 feet attached to a nylon harness, they clocked a maximum speed of 75 miles per hour on this ride. The minimum height for this ride is 42 inches but this ride has additional fees for riding.