First Trip to Six Flags
Six Flags Over Georgia:
Great time at Six Flags and advice for cheap tickets.
Last weekend I went to Six Flags for the first time. It was also my first trip to Atlanta. The rides were all great, except Ninja, which banged me around and gave me a headache. I got a really good deal on my tickets by staying at a hotel that had a package including room, breakfast and tickets (my hotel was the Crowne Plaza on Powers Ferry Rd; I recommend it). I also went to Stone Mountain, which was a little dull. Six Flags was definitely the highlight of the trip!
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From JR Walker
Posted April 5, 2006 at 7:06 PM
Hmm..this is the first "good" trip reports i've heard about a Six Flags park.
How were the lines?
From Matt Hill
Posted July 24, 2006 at 10:07 AM
i've gone to Six Flags every year and it's great! Six Flags Over Georgia is awesome! I've ridden every ride there except Dejavu because it's ALWAYS broken! which sucks....does anyone know if it is working this week...i'm going thursday...do you know if it is working!?!?
I am planning a trip to six flags GA next week. Whats the best roller coasters there? How are the crowds? How is the food? I live in NC so I'm good 7hrs from GA. Is six flags GA worth the gas?
I went a couple weeks ago on a Fri (25-Jul). Honestly, I thought the park sucked. We arrived prior to opening, made a mad dash (literally) to Goliath and got our first ride in in ~ 20 min. That was our shortest wait of the day. We stayed until 4:30pm and I think we got a total of 7 rides: Goliath, Batman, the drop ride, ninja twice, mindbender, and the haunted mansion. Only getting 7 rides in in that time I considered to be a tremendous waste of $$$. The fast-pass / Goldpass seems like a scam to regular park members; basically if you want a decent experience, they want you to shell out 2x admission fee to get one of these passes.
On top of that, I couldn't believe how sorry the staff was. They simply didn't seem to give a damn about their job and appeared to be going through the motions as slowly and inefficiently as possible.
I supposed I've been spoiled by Busch Gardens Williamsburg, but I will NOT be planning another trip to SFOG. Disappointing experience all the way around.
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