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Giant Dipper Rollercoaster

Theme Park Ride / Attraction
Mission Beach, San Diego
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7.9/10
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  • Boxfire Press
    "A national landmark, it's the coaster is a fantastic picture..."(2 Tips)
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  • Alexandra B.
    The felling u get when ur going down
    Alexandra Beleche · September 7, 2015
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  • Alexandra B.
    It was amazing and the joy u can have fun on it so yea it was great
    Alexandra Beleche · September 7, 2015
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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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