Silverwood begins construction of new flight-themed roller coaster

Theme Park Roller Coaster
Courtesy of Silverwood Theme Park

ATHOL, Idaho. — For the first time in 10 years, Silverwood is adding a new roller coaster, and construction has begun.

The theme park shared photos of pieces of the brand new track on Twitter Friday morning.

https://twitter.com/silverwood4fun/status/1357743580069126146

The Stunt Pilot will climb over 105 feet in the air and will take riders down a near-vertical dive with hairpin turns, aerobatic maneuvers and three inversions as it speeds through heart-stopping obstacles.

The new coaster will be ready for riders this coming summer.

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