Family Rides & Family Fun

Planet Snoopy is a great place for families to enjoy themselves at Dorney Park, but the fun does not stop there! Over ten family rides can meet both you and your child's fun-filling needs. Whether it is riding the breathtaking Ferris Wheel or spinning in circles on the Tilt-A-Whirl, there is fun for everyone at Dorney Park!
Antique Carrousel
Level 1 - Low Thrill
Antique Carrousel
A 1921 Dentzel carousel featuring a 66 piece menagerie and two chariots.
Height Requirement: 46" or accompanied by a responsible person
Apollo
Level 3 - Moderate Thrill
Apollo
Apollo is a circular ride that rotates while alternately lifting and then dropping the cars relative to the center of the ride.
Height Requirement: 46" or accompanied by a responsible person
Cedar Creek Cannonball
Level 1 - Low Thrill
Cedar Creek Cannonball
This old-fashioned replica steam engine provides a relaxing trip for its passengers with views of Thunder Canyon, Hang Time and Talon.
Height Requirement: 46" or accompanied by a responsible person
Chance Carrousel
Level 1 - Low Thrill
Chance Carrousel
The Chance Carrousel has thirty animals and two carriages and the animals move up and down as the ride spins in a circle. The B.A.B. band organ next to the ride provides riders with traditional carousel music while riding.
Height Requirement: 46" or accompanied by a responsible person
Ferris Wheel
Level 2 - Mild Thrill
Ferris Wheel
The Ferris Wheel is a 90-foot-high giant gondola wheel which has twenty gondolas that can hold six guests.
Height Requirement: 48" or accompanied by a responsible person
Rider Safety: No single riders
Monster
Level 3 - Moderate Thrill
Monster
The Monster is a family ride that features unique spinning cars twisting atop undulating arms.
Height Requirement: 46" or accompanied by a responsible person.
Musik Express
Level 3 - Moderate Thrill
Musik Express
The Musik Express is operated in a forward direction, with guests seated in twenty, three-passenger cars.
Height Requirement: 52" or accompanied by a responsible person. 78" max
Road Rally
Level 3 - Moderate Thrill
Road Rally
Guests drive their cars over a highway themed track located along Cedar Creek.
Height Requirement: 48" or accompanied by a responsible person
Scrambler
Level 3 - Moderate Thrill
Scrambler
The Scrambler's arms revolve in a clockwise direction while the cars revolve in a counter-clockwise direction around the arms.
Height Requirement: 36" when accompanied by a responsible person, or 48" tall in shoes
Rider Safety: No single riders.
Sea Dragon
Level 3 - Moderate Thrill
Sea Dragon
The Sea Dragon is a 60-foot-long electro-hydraulic swing themed after a Viking ship.
Height Requirement: 48" or accompanied by a responsible person
Thunder Canyon
Level 5 - Aggressive Thrill
Thunder Canyon
Thunder Canyon is a river rapids ride consisting of eight-passenger rafts propelled by approximately one million gallons of water along a 1,640-foot path.
Height Requirement: 46"
Tilt-A-Whirl
Level 3 - Moderate Thrill
Tilt-A-Whirl
Cars on the Tilt-a-Whirl pivot individually about an axle while the ride platform revolves up and down in a counterclockwise direction.
Height Requirement: 46
Wave Swinger
Level 3 - Moderate Thrill
Wave Swinger
Let the wind blow through your hair on elevated hanging swings that rotate in a circular motion.
Height Requirement: 48"
Whip
Level 2 - Mild Thrill
Whip
Riders travel in carts through an oval that "whips" them around 180-degree turns.
Height Requirement: 46" or accompanied by a responsible person
Zephyr
Level 1 - Low Thrill
Zephyr
This miniature train takes riders on a scenic trip that ends where it begins.
Height Requirement: 46" or accompanied by a responsible person