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What would be a good pattern of rides?

Six Flags Magic Mountain: What order to ride the rides in for a first time 8 year old rider?

From Faith Anne
Posted April 28, 2007 at 3:38 PM
What would be a good pattern of rides (in what order to ride the rides in) for a first-timer-rider that is an 8-year-old? I mean, just go straight to the coasters, or go on the Marry-Go-Round first, or what? We are going to SFMM

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From Faith Anne
Posted April 28, 2007 at 2:13 PM

From John Melillo
Posted April 30, 2007 at 2:36 PM
If tall enough, head straight for the thrill rides. Their lines grow extremely each passing minute, non-thrill rides tend to not draw a big line, at any point in the day you will be able to get on them within minutes.

From John Smith
Posted May 1, 2007 at 9:16 AM
another thing, PLEASE, please make sure the child is tall enough for the thril rides. 54 inches is the tallest one has to be to ride scream and such. if they are not tall enough, they don't get to ride.

From John Smith
Posted May 1, 2007 at 9:26 AM
ok. try this. tatsu, viper, X, revoloution. they are all in the front of the park. then hit goliath,collossus, scream. then batman and riddlers revenge.

From Alex Solis
Posted August 21, 2007 at 10:22 AM
Well if they seem a bit intimidated by the rides, I'd go on Ninja, Revolution, Viper, Batman, Tatsu, Goliath, X. I did something similar with someone who had been almost traumatized by rollercoasters before we got there and ended up loving them after we left.

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