• Six Flags Great America - Gurnee, Illinois

      Viper and Raging Bull
      Photo by Michael Roth
      Featuring 14 roller coasters, Six Flags Great America is one of the most popular theme parks in the US. Highlights include:"Raging Bull," a 73 mph hyper-coaster, the face-first Superman Coaster, and Viper, a wooded replica of Coney Island's Cyclone. The park also features Hurricane Harbor, a water park section with more than 2 dozen water slides.

      If you go:
      Great America is located right next to I-94 between Chicago and Milwuakee, and near the Gurnee Outlet Malls. Admission discounts are often available by purchasing tickets online. Parking is $20, with same day exit and reentry allowed with your receipt.


      1 Great America Parkway
      Gurnee, Illinois 60031 USA

      Mailing address:
      P.O. Box 1776
      Gurnee, Illinois 60031 USA

      Phone Numbers:

      Great America Guest Services
      +1 (847) 249-4636

      Comments 1 Comment
      1. Mark Sedenquist's Avatar
        Mark Sedenquist -
        How many of these "famous" coasters have you ridden?