12 Sights in Buena Park, United States (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Buena Park, United States. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 12 sights are available in Buena Park, United States.

List of cities in United States Sightseeing Tours in Buena Park

1. Grand Sierra Railroad

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The Grand Sierra Railroad is a 2 ft miniature steam locomotive themed Peanuts train ride located in the Camp Snoopy area of Knott's Berry Farm in Buena Park, California. The four minute train ride transport guests on a journey around reflection lake and the surround camp snoopy and Fiesta Village. The ride opened in the 1983 season as part of the opening of Camp Snoopy. The train ride was previously longer prior to the opening of Silver Bullet. When Silver Bullet opened on December 7, 2004, the track layout of the Grand Sierra Railroad was shortened in the Reflection Lake area. In 2014, the ride underwent a refurbishment in cooperation with Garner Holt Productions and opened with small animatronic and figures from the Peanuts characters as part of Camp Snoopy's 30th anniversary. Moreover, during Knott's Spooky Farm, the Grand Sierra Railroad undergoes a family friendly Halloween themed overlay with characters from the Peanuts comic strip. There is also a peanuts celebration overlay during Knott's Peanuts Celebration. Riders must be 46 inch tall to ride by themselves, or no height restriction if accompanied by an adult.

Wikipedia: Grand Sierra Railroad (EN)

2. Knott’s Bear-y Tales: Return to the Fair

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Knott's Bear-y Tales: Return To The Fair is a 4D interactive dark ride located at Knott's Berry Farm theme park in Buena Park, California. Designed by Triotech in conjunction with Knott's Berry Farm, the ride opened to the public on May 21, 2021, and season passholders were given access beginning May 6, 2021. The ride is a follow-up to the defunct dark ride Knott's Bear-y Tales, which operated in the same location from 1975 to 1986. The interactive dark ride features characters Boysenbear and Girlsenbear as they travel to the County Fair and pass through several scenes reminiscent of the original dark ride. Guests board red colored vehicles equipped with boysenberry jelly blasters, and the theme focuses on riders stopping Crafty Coyote and his mischievous pups. The attraction replaced Voyage to the Iron Reef, which permanently closed on January 5, 2020.

Wikipedia: Knott's Bear-y Tales: Return to the Fair (EN)

3. Sky Cabin

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Sky Cabin is a slowly revolving viewing cabin offering a panoramic view of Knott's Berry Farm and the surrounding land outside the park. On a clear day, Downtown Los Angeles can be viewed directly from the tower. The skyline of Disneyland and Disney's California Adventure can also be viewed. Before the announcement of the park's former Windseeker ride, Sky Cabin was a possible location to become replaced by Windseeker. Windseeker later opened in Fiesta Village and was later relocated to Worlds of Fun. It is one of the many existing attractions at the park operating before Cedar Fair took ownership of the park. It opened to the general public in 1974 as part of the former roaring 20's expansion area.

Wikipedia: Sky Cabin (EN)

4. Silver Bullet

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Silver Bullet Martin Lewison from The Hague, Zuid-Holland, The Netherlands / CC BY-SA 2.0

Silver Bullet is a western-themed steel inverted roller coaster designed by Bolliger & Mabillard located at Knott's Berry Farm, an amusement park in Buena Park, California. The $16 million roller coaster was announced on December 1, 2003 and opened on December 7, 2004. A first rider auction was also held where people would bid on seats to be the first riders. The track is approximately 3,125 feet (952 m) long and the lift hill is about 146 feet (45 m) tall. The ride lasts two minutes and thirty seconds and features six inversions including a vertical loop, cobra roll, zero-g roll, and two corkscrews.

Wikipedia: Silver Bullet (Knott's Berry Farm) (EN)

5. GhostRider

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GhostRider is a wooden roller coaster at Knott's Berry Farm in Buena Park, California. It is located in the Ghost Town section of the park, south of the main entrance. Manufactured by Custom Coasters International, GhostRider is the tallest and longest wooden coaster on the West Coast of the United States, measuring 4,533 feet long and 118 feet tall. The ride follows an L-shaped double out and back pattern, with a station themed to a mining building. There are three trains, each themed to a different precious metal, though only two are in use at any given time.

Wikipedia: GhostRider (roller coaster) (EN)

6. Timber Mountain Log Ride

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The Timber Mountain Log Ride is a themed log flume water dark ride at Knott's Berry Farm in Buena Park, California, United States. The ride is themed after the Knott's Calico Ghost Town. The ride is one of the oldest log flumes in the United States and is the most popular ride at Knott's Berry Farm. Moreover, the Timber Mountain Log Ride celebrated its 50th anniversary on July 11, 2019 with unique merchandise, 2 new animatronic figures and the addition of a soundtrack developed exclusively for the log ride by Krazy Kirk and the Hillbillies.

Wikipedia: Timber Mountain Log Ride (EN)

7. Sierra Sidewinder

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Sierra Sidewinder is a steel spinning roller coaster located in the Camp Snoopy section of Knott's Berry Farm. It was the first spinning roller coaster in the United States to feature trains with multiple spinning cars, rather than an individual spinning car, like those found on a Reverchon or Zamperla Twister Coaster. The ride was also one of the first roller coasters to feature on-ride video recordings, as opposed to the traditional still on-ride photograph.

Wikipedia: Sierra Sidewinder (EN)

8. HangTime

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HangTime is a steel roller coaster at Knott's Berry Farm in Buena Park, California. The Infinity Coaster was manufactured by Gerstlauer on the former site of Boomerang and Riptide. On opening, it had the steepest drop on a rollercoaster in California, at 96°. HangTime was also marketed by the park as the first Dive Coaster in California. It opened on May 18, 2018.

Wikipedia: HangTime (roller coaster) (EN)

9. Wipeout

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Wipeout Larry Pieniazek - User:Lar / CC BY 2.5

The Wipeout and Trabant are models of amusement rides manufactured by Chance Rides. Often seen at fairs and traveling carnivals, their design consists of a giant wheel which tilts at a steep angle, fluctuates in a wavelike manner, and spins at various speeds. There is a motor underneath the ride that makes both of these rides raise up and down.

Wikipedia: Wipeout (ride) (EN)

10. Timberline Twister

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Knott's Berry Farm is a 57-acre (23 ha) theme park located in Buena Park, California, owned and operated by Cedar Fair. In 2015, it was the twelfth-most-visited theme park in North America and averages approximately 4 million visitors per year. It features 40 rides including roller coasters, family rides, dark rides, and water rides.

Wikipedia: Timberline Twister (EN)

11. Xcelerator

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Xcelerator Jeremy Thompson / CC BY 2.0

Xcelerator is a steel launched roller coaster at Knott's Berry Farm in Buena Park, California. It was Intamin's first hydraulically launched coaster, while also the fourth Intamin installation at Knott's, alongside Sky Cabin, Calico River Rapids and Perilous Plunge.

Wikipedia: Xcelerator (EN)

12. Poney Express

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Pony Express is a steel motorbike roller coaster at Knott's Berry Farm in Buena Park, California. It is the first motocoaster built by Zamperla in the United States, opening on May 22, 2008. The ride features motorbike-style seating and a flywheel launch system.

Wikipedia: Pony Express (roller coaster) (EN)

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