Zephyr 1


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Level 1 - Low Thrill

At a Glance

Height Requirement: 46" or accompanied by a supervising companion
Manufacturer: Miles

  • Opened in 1935
  • Bob Ott, one of the previous owners of Dorney Park, claims that the Zephyr ride saved the park from closing during the Great Depression.
  • A gas-electric powered train designed after the Burlington Zephyr – the first streamline train.
  • Erbor used a Model A Ford engine to provide power to electric motors at the train wheels.
  • Was originally painted silver