Giant Dipper Rollercoaster

Theme Park Ride / Attraction
3146 Mission Blvd (at Belmont Park), San Diego, CA 92109, United States
Hours:
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People tend to check in during these times:

  • Today
    • Noon–5:00 PM
  • Thu
    • 11:00 AM–7:00 PM
  • Fri
    • 11:00 AM–10:00 PM
  • Sat
    • 10:00 AM–11:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 11:00 AM–9:00 PM
  • Mon
    • 11:00 AM–7:00 PM
  • Tue
    • 10:00 AM–8:00 PM
Credit Cards:
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8.3/10

Based on 56 votes

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  • What you need to know
    Boxfire Press
    "A national landmark, it's the coaster is a fantastic picture..."(2 Tips)
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  • Lisa J.

    Didn't find the coaster all that rough or thrilling. I'm a coaster counter though, and knocked another one off my list.

    Lisa Jania · May 11, 2014
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  • Kurt W.

    totally worth the $6. better at night!

    Kurt Wong · July 20, 2013
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  • Walker M.

    Hurts your butt like no other but it's a fun rollercoaster to go on once in a while

    Walker Mellon · July 6, 2013
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  • El Jefe

    A Kickass ride..I highly recommend to ride it over n over...do it!! Just sayin

    El Jefe · December 31, 2012
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  • Javier M.

    Need an abortion? Ride this coaster

    Javier Mendoza · December 31, 2012
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  • Marissa R.

    Ride in the front!

    Marissa Rivera-Davis · October 26, 2012
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  • Nicki E.

    Have some headache relief on-hand--this vintage coaster is a little jerky but a ton of fun!

    Nicki Escudero · August 20, 2012
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  • Austin W.

    Don't go on it if you have eaten recently, bad idea...

    Austin Westermann · July 29, 2012
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  • Hollie O.

    Great time if you want to experience shaken baby syndrome. My brain still hurts!

    Hollie Olson · July 22, 2012
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  • Boxfire Press

    A national landmark, it's the coaster is a fantastic picture spot just a block from Mission Beach.

    Boxfire Press · September 9, 2011
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  • John K.

    Don't stand up!

    John K · August 23, 2011
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  • Ricardo G.

    Can't miss this SD landmark. Walk around the Dipper and take some good pics.

    Ricardo Gutierrez · April 12, 2011
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  • Mazda

    Originally the idea of John D. Spreckels, the original coaster was built by a crew of 100 to 150 people in two weeks

    Mazda · October 28, 2010
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  • Wesley

    Go at night, and if you can time it with sea world fireworks you are a god!

    Wesley · September 9, 2010
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  • Danelle P.

    The best seat is the back, not the front

    Danelle Pitts · September 2, 2010
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  • HISTORY

    The 2,600 ft. long coaster was built in 1925 in less than two months. It closed in 1976. The "Save the Coaster Committee" had it designated a National Landmark in 1987 and it reopened in 1990.

    HISTORY · April 20, 2010
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