Gravity-powered and sure to deliver an adrenaline rush, Colorado’s alpine coasters allow riders to blast down a mountainside along a metal track. Here are eight alpine coasters found around Colorado’s mountains.
Gold Runner Coaster, Breckenridge (Photo) Credit Jack Affleck
Copper Mountain (Photo) Credit Tripp Fay, Copper Mountain Resort
Forest Flyer, Vail Ski Resort (Photo) Credit Jack Affleck
Steamboat Ski Resort (Photo) Credit steamboat.com
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park (Photo) Credit Martin Lewison (flickr)
Winter Park Resort (Photo) Credit Carl Frey, Winter Park
The Breathtaker, Aspen Snowmass (Photo) Credit Aspen Skiing Company
Purgatory Resort Inferno Mountain Coaster (Photo) Credit Eric Berry
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