Major Rides

Major Rides

Major rides are geared toward pre-teens, teens and adults. They are often classic carnival rides that everyone has come to know and love. These rides will quench your thirst for excitement without leaving you reeling.

Each ride has signage with the rules, number of tickets required, any height and weight restrictions, and safety restrictions.

The Zipper ride

The Zipper

The most requested ride of all time. The Zipper is here to entertain thrill-seeking Alaskans!
Must be 48” tall to ride

Drop Tower

Drop Tower

There is nothing like the rush of the Mega Drop!
Must be 48” tall to ride

RockOPlane ride

The Rock-O-Plane

An extreme wheel for the truly adventurous!
Must be 36” tall and accompanied by a Responsible Party or 48” tall to ride alone

1001 Nachts ride

1001 Nachts

Fly 40 feet into the air above the midway lights!
Must be 48” tall to ride

Bumper Cars

Bumper Cars

Bump, slide, crash and glide all over the track!
Must be 42” tall and accompanied by a Responsible Party or 50” tall to ride alone

Venetian Carousel

Venetian Carousel

This Carousel was specially made for Golden Wheel by the Bertazzon Company in Italy.
Under 40″ must be accompanied by a Responsible Party, 40” tall to ride alone

Cliff hanger ride

Cliff Hanger

An experience unlike any other on the midway!
Must be 46” tall to ride

Gravitron ride

Gravitron

The crowd favorite is getting refurbished! Stay tuned for its return!
Must be 36” tall and accompanied by a Responsible Party or 42” tall to ride alone

Gondola Century Wheel

Century Wheel

See the beautiful Alaska views from a gondola on one of the largest portable observation wheels in North America!
Under 42″ must be accompanied by a Responsible Party or 42” to ride alone

Old Fashioned Eli Ferris Wheel

Eli Ferris Wheel

You cannot miss the bright lights of this classic! The Ferris wheel is a must for any visit to the carnival!

Apollo ride

Apollo

Sit down, strap in, hang on!
Must be 52” tall to ride

Flying Bobsled ride

Flying Bob

For the carnival goer who likes fast fun!
Must be 52” tall to ride

Sizzler ride

Sizzler

The classic spinning thriller!
Must be 42” tall and accompanied by a Responsible Party or 52” tall to ride alone

Rave

The Rave

Serious spinning sticks you to the wall while the floor drops out!
Must be 36” tall and accompanied by a Responsible Party or 46″ to ride alone

Tornado ride

Tornado

You control the spinning motion while the ride turns around and lifts you off the ground.
Must be 38” tall and accompanied by a Responsible Party or 48” tall to ride alone

Super Round Up ride

Super Round-Up

So much fun packed into the spin!
Must be 46” tall to ride

Whirlwind ride

Whirlwind

There is always fun on this ride for the family!
Must be 36” tall and accompanied by a Responsible Party or 42” tall to ride alone

Tilt-o-whirl ride

Tilt-A-Whirl

Spin while spinning!
Must be 42” tall