The Cliffhanger Roller Coaster at Glenwood
Caverns in Glenwood Springs, Colorado


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Glenwood Caverns' Cliffhanger Roller Coaster

Cliffhanger Roller Coaster
This is our full-size roller coaster with fun curves and drops, plus panoramic views from the top of Iron Mountain.

It's a great ride, which at 7100 feet in elevation just happens to be highest elevation roller coaster in North America. And from the top of the coaster you're looking down at the Colorado River, 1450 feet below!

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hold on tight for this drop!

  • Maximum height: 56 feet
  • Top speed: 34 mph
  • Ride time: 1 min 52 secs



Cliffhanger Roller Coaster overlooking adjacent 1300 foot cliff

the Cliffhanger: top of the mountain, overlooking a cliff!

  • Minimum 56" height to ride alone
  • Minimum 48" height to ride with adult
  • Waiver required

A Release of Liability Waiver must be signed prior to enjoying all rides and attractions. To save yourself time, please download, print and bring this waiver with you. One waiver per person is required. Riders younger than 18 must have a parent's or guardian's signature on the waiver.

* Some rides and attractions are seasonal. Rides may be closed at any time due to weather or maintenance. Please check at Tram Base before purchasing tickets.


Go to "Tickets and Passes."