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How to Take Virtual Roller Coaster Rides From Home

How to Take Virtual Roller Coaster Rides From Home

While we wait to hear whether or not our favorite amusement parks will open for the 2020 season, take a virtual ride of your favorite roller coasters from the comfort of your home.

Amusement parks are a staple of the spring, and riding our favorite roller coasters and rides are a huge part of that. Whether we are taking a family trip to Disney World or taking our hundredth ride on the Cyclone at Coney Island, some rides just don't get old and we can experience the magic time and time again. Unfortunately, due to COVID-19, it is uncertain whether or not our favorite amusement parks will reopen for the 2020 season. Until we know, you can experience some of your favorite roller coasters digitally from the comfort of your couch thanks to Youtube.

Disney Parks Virtual Rides

Taking a virtual ride on one of the beloved rides at Walt Disney World is just one of the many ways you can bring the magic of Disney home during this uncertain time. Disney's #MagicMoments offer hours and hours of fun Disney activities, including Storytime Readings.

Big Thunder Mountain Railroad

Expedition Everest


Rock 'N' Roller Coaster

Slinky Dog Dash

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Haunted Mansion

Splash Mountain

Tower of Terror



Universal Studios Orlando Virtual Rides

The magic of the rides at Universal Studios never goes away, even if you're experiencing it on your screen instead of in person. Here are some of our favorites, but you can 'ride' the rest by visiting this Youtube playlist on CoasterForce's Youtube channel.

The Incredible Hulk

Jurassic Park River Adventure

The Simpsons Ride

The Amazing Spider-Man

Hollywood Rip, Ride, RockIt

Six Flags Virtual Roller Coaster Rides

El Toro


Kingda Ka


Green Lantern

Batman the Ride

Superman Ultimate Flight

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Coney Island Virtual Roller Coaster Rides

Coney Island is a New York staple, and until we're able to visit again in person and enjoy a hotdog from Nathan's while waiting on line for the Cyclone, make yourself a hotdog at home and visit these coasters virtually. 





Hershey Park Virtual Roller Coaster Rides



Storm Runner


Great Bear

Lightning Racer


Busch Gardens Virtual Roller Coaster Rides

Cobra's Curse


Cheetah Hunt


Loch Ness Monster

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