In 2013, cowboys and cowgirls can lasso a new family roller coaster ride: Blazin’ Buckaroo at Elitch Gardens in downtown Denver. Kick up the dust with a Western-themed ride, reminiscent of the ol’ wooden coal trains.
Kids of all ages will get a thrill when they step into a roller coaster made for families and perfect for any age cowboy or girl. Start off your adventure with this 360-foot steel ride, starting with its first exciting drop, while moving along at a top speed of just 15 mph.
Denver's Elitch Gardens introduced Blazin' Buckaroo, a family roller coaster — Photo courtesy of Elitch Gardens
Play like a kid at Elitch Gardens, no matter your age. The park's rides range from kid-friendly to adult thrill-seeking and from Ferris wheels to hair-raising roller coasters to a wet and wild theme park. In 2013, this Denver theme park also will offer up-close animal interactions, magical illusions, astounding acrobatics and extreme thrills.
America’s only downtown theme and water park, Elitch Gardens has been welcoming visitors since 1890. Choose from 53 rides and attractions, live entertainment, thrilling roller coasters and a water park guaranteed to cool you down while keeping you on the edge of your seat.
The price is always right at Denver's Elitch Gardens, as daily tickets start at $45.99 for adults and $31.99 for children under 48-inches tall. Ages three and under are admitted for free. Remember to purchase tickets in advance online and save.