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Ride Height Restrictions


All the theme parks employ height restrictions on some of their rides for safety reasons. It's a good idea to measure your child's height before you go so that you know what exactly they can and can't ride.

The height restrictions are strictly adhered to so there is no point arguing with the ride operators, they just won't let a child onto a ride if they do not meet the minimum height requirement.

The list below shows the theme park rides that have height restrictions in place

Magic Kingdom

  • Splash Mountain 40" (102cm)
  • Big Thunder Mountain Railroad 40" (102cm)
  • Space Mountain 44" (112cm)
  • Seven Dwarfs Mine Train 38" (97cm)
  • Tomorrowland Speedway 32" (80cm) (54", 137cm to ride solo)
  • The Barnstormer 35" (89cm)
  • Stitch's Great Escape 40" (102cm)

Animal Kingdom

  • Dinosaur 40" (102cm)
  • Expedition Everest 44" (112cm)
  • Kali River Rapids 38" (97cm)
  • Primeval Whirl 48" (122cm)

Epcot

  • Sum of All Thrills 48" (122cm)
  • Test Track 40" (102cm)
  • Mission: SPACE 44" (112cm)
  • Soarin' 40" (102cm)

Hollywood Studios

  • The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror 40" (102cm)
  • Star Tours 40" (102cm)
  • Rock 'n' Roller Coaster 48" (122cm)

Typhoon Lagoon

  • Crush 'n' Gusher 48" (122cm)
  • Humunga Kowabunga 48" (122cm)
  • Ketchakiddee Creek (childrens area) under 48" (122cm)
  • Keelhaul Falls under 48" (122cm)

Blizzard Beach

  • Chairlift 32" (80cm)
  • Downhill Double Dipper 48" (122cm)
  • Slush Gusher 48" (122cm)
  • Summit Plummet 48" (122cm)
  • Ski Patrol Training Camp under 48" (122cm)
  • Tikes Peak (childrens area) under 48" (122cm)

Universal Studios

  • Despicable Me Minion Mayhem 40" (102cm)
  • E.T. Adventure 34" (86cm)
  • Harry Potter and The Escape from Gringotts 42" (107cm)
  • Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit 51" (130cm)
  • Men in Black Alien Attack 42" (107cm)
  • Revenge of the Mummy 48" (122cm)
  • The Simpsons Ride 40" (102cm)
  • Transformers The Ride 3D 40" (102cm)
  • Woody Woodpecker's Nuthouse 36" (91cm)

Islands of Adventure

  • Doctor Doom's Fearfall 52" (132cm)
  • Dragon Challenge 54" (137cm)
  • Dudley Do-Right's Ripsaw Falls 44" (112cm)
  • Flight of the Hippogriff 36" (91cm)
  • Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey 48" (122cm)
  • Jurassic Park River Adventure 42" (107cm)
  • Popeye and Bluto's Bilge-Rat Barges 42" (107cm)
  • Pteranodon Flyers 36" (91cm)
  • The Amazing Adventures of Spiderman 40" (102cm)
  • The Incredible Hulk Coaster 54" (137cm)

Volcano Bay

  • Honu of Honu ika Moana 48" (122cm)
  • ika Moana of Honu ika Moana 48" (122cm) to ride alone or 42" (107cm) with a parent/guardian
  • Kala and Tai Nui Serpentine Body Slides 48" (122cm)
  • Kookiri Body Plunge 48" (122cm)
  • Krakatau Aqua Coaster 48" (122cm) to ride alone or 42" (107cm) with a parent/guardian
  • Maku Puihi Round Raft Rides 48" (122cm) to ride alone or 42" (107cm) with a parent/guardian
  • Ohyah and Ohno Drop Slides 48" (122cm)
  • Punga Racers 48" (122cm) to ride alone or 42" (107cm) with a parent/guardian
  • The Reef under 48 (122cm) must wear a life vest
  • Runamukka Reef under 48 (122cm)
  • Taniwha Tubes 48" (122cm) to ride alone or 42" (107cm) with a parent/guardian
  • TeAwa The Fearless River 42" (107cm)
  • Tot Tiki Reef under 48 (122cm)
  • Waturi Beach under 48 (122cm) must wear a life vest

Seaworld

  • Jazzy Jellies 42" (107cm)
  • Journey to Atlantis 42" (107cm)
  • Flying Fiddler 42" (107cm)
  • Kraken 54" (137cm)
  • Mako 54" (137cm)
  • Manta 54" (137cm)
  • Ocean Commotion 42" (107cm)
  • Sea Carouse 42" (107cm)
  • Shamu Express 38" (97cm)
  • Swishy Fishies 42" (107cm)
  • Wild Arctic/Polar Express 42" (107cm) (Ride element can be skipped)

Aquatica

  • Dolphin Plunge 48" (122cm)
  • HooRoo Run 42" (107cm)
  • Ihu's Breakaway Falls 48" (122cm)
  • Taumata Racer 42" (107cm)
  • Walhalla Wave 42" (107cm)

Busch Gardens

  • Falcon's Fury 54" (137cm)
  • Scorpion 42" (107cm)
  • Cheetah Chase (minimum age is 6) 46" (117cm)
  • Cobra's Curse 48" (122cm) to ride alone or 42" (107cm) with a parent/guardian
  • Sheikra 54" (137cm)
  • Montu 54" (137cm)
  • Kumba 54" (137cm)
  • Wild Surge 38" (97cm)
  • Congo River Rapids 42" (107cm)
  • Sandstorm 42" (107cm)
  • Phoenix 48" (122cm)
  • Stanley Falls 48" (122cm)
  • Tanganyika Tidal Wave 48" (122cm)
Page created by Stu on 22-09-2010 18:23.
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