Boulder Dash at Lake Compounce

Posted February 10, 2010 by Joel in Roller Coaster Wiki

Boulder Dash at Lake CompounceBoulder Dash
Lake Compounce (Website)
Bristol, Connecticut
United States of America
2009 Wooden Golden Ticket Awards Rank: 2nd (Winners)
2009 Wooden Internet Coaster Poll Rank: 4th (Poll Results)

Boulder Dash Stats from RCDB
Year Born: 2000
Length: 4,725′
Drop: 115′
Speed: 60 mph
Duration: 2:30
Designer: Custom Coasters International
Layout: Terrain
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Boulder Dash Images
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Boulder Dash is built on the side of a mountain.

Boulder Dash Wikipedia Page
Boulder Dash is a wooden roller coaster located at Lake Compounce in Bristol, Connecticut. It first opened in 2000 and was built by Custom Coasters International. The ride’s structure was built with Southern Yellow Pine wood and the track is made of Douglas Fir wood. The cars were built by Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters Incorporated. Read the full entry.

Boulder Dash POV Video

Watch this Boulder Dash POV Video on YouTube.
Note – This video was filmed by professionals with permission from the park.
For safety reasons, please DO NOT take a camera on a roller coaster.

Boulder Dash Reviews & Ratings
The Coaster Critic’s Blog
The hype for this ride was huge. Almost too huge. But after three rides on this baby I was able to form an opinion. While I’m not the biggest wooden coaster fan, I am a huge fan of terrain coasters (and mountains for that matter). Rating: 9.5/10 “Excellent”

Theme Park Critic
Average Rating: 4.89/5

Coaster Grotto
Average Rating: 9.2/10

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