The Best Amusement Parks In America

13. Lagoon Amusement Park

Where: Farmington, Utah

9 roller coasters

This Utah amusement park starts our list with nine roller coaster options. In Lagoon Amusement Park's signature ride, Colossus: The Fire Dragon, riders shriek through the 65-foot diameter loops that curl toes.

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10. Six Flags Over Georgia (TIE)

Where: Austell, Georgia

11 roller coasters

Six Flags Over Georgia, one of Six Flags' southern branches, offers the same carnival-style atmosphere and record-breaking roller coasters as its sister parks. Test your limits on the Dare Devil Ride, a stomach-churning monster that drops riders at an angle of more than 90 degrees.

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10. Six Flags New England (TIE)

Where: Agawam, Massachusetts

11 roller coasters

Whether it's the classic Thunderbolt, which was built in 1941, or Bizarro, both the tallest and fastest in the joint, park guests at Six Flags New England have their pick of roller coasters to suit their moods.

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7. Hersheypark (TIE)

Where: Hershey, Pennsylvania

12 roller coasters

Hersheypark guests can enjoy more than just the 12 coasters on its grounds. Staying true to its name, this theme park is the perfect destination for chocolate lovers who can meet and greet Hershey product characters, or just buy an abundance of the brand's treats and accessories.

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5. Carowinds (TIE)

Where: Charlotte, North Carolina

13 roller coasters

Straddling the border between North and South Carolina, Carowinds was named for its location as well as the winds that flow through. A golden concrete state line was built through the park so visitors could see which state they're in, both from the ground and from any of their 13 roller coasters.

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Source: Facebook/Carowinds

3. Kings Island (TIE)

Where: Mason, Ohio

14 roller coasters

Among its many rides, Kings Island broke records with its creation of The Beast in 1979. Today, it remains the longest wooden roller coaster in the world at 7,400 feet.

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3. Kings Dominion (TIE)

Where: Doswell, Virginia

14 roller coasters

Kings Dominion ties with its sister park, Kings Island, after which it was similarly designed and built. A favourite attraction of both parks is the Eiffel Tower, a one-third scale copy of the original in Paris.

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