The Runaway Mountain Coaster at Branson Mountain Adventure Park in MO opened to the public August 2016. This alpine coaster designed and built by ADG, is 4,900 ft. long with track laid out over 330’ ft. of elevation and two elevated 360 degree corkscrews, making it the longest in the Midwest.
Determining whether a Mountain Coaster is a viable attraction for your resort involves a few factors. Overall, coasters have proven to be good anchor attractions that will draw everyone from young children to grandparents. This can be a considerable addition to revenue not only for ticket sales but for food, beverage, and retail as well. The ROI for a Mountain Coaster comes directly from the number of ticket sales you have for rides. Simply – more riders equals more revenue.
The Mountain Coaster at Branson Mountain Adventure Park has resulted in consistent rider satisfaction amongst a large demographic range. Since 2016, the Runaway Mountain Coaster has been a huge success. And to provide guests with yet another experience, they have also introduced night rides with a colorful LED light show after dark.
With speeds up to 30 mph, the Runaway Mountain Coaster is not only the longest ride but also the fastest in the Midwest. This coaster, along with every ADG mountain coaster, features a system that delivers all the exhilaration of a rider-controlled experience.