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King Cobra, which finishes with a 25-foot plunge (Credit: Six Flags)

King Cobra, which finishes with a 25-foot plunge at a 50-degree angle, was new to Six Flags water park Hurricane Harbor in summer 2012.

Six Flags Great Adventure photos

Rides at Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey include insanely fast coasters and family-friendly bumper cars. Take a look at new attractions and old favorites at the amusement park as well as Six Flags Wild Safari and Hurricane Harbor water park.

Six Flags' SkyScreamer, which opened in May of
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Six Flags' SkyScreamer, which opened in May of 2012, spins 32 riders at 40 mph high above the park.

Six Flags' new SkyScreamer, which opened May 26,
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Six Flags' new SkyScreamer, which opened May 26, spins 32 riders at 40 mph high above the park.

New for Six Flags the 2012 season is
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New for Six Flags the 2012 season is Air Jumbo, a family ride in the park's Adventure Alley.

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Fender Benders bumper cars were new for families
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Fender Benders bumper cars were new for families in July.

The scrambler ride Deja Vu is another new,
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The scrambler ride Deja Vu is another new, family-friendly option.

King Cobra, which finishes with a 25-foot plunge
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King Cobra, which finishes with a 25-foot plunge at a 50-degree angle, was new to Six Flags water park Hurricane Harbor in summer 2012.

Hurricane Harbor's King Cobra finishes with a 25-foot
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Hurricane Harbor's King Cobra finishes with a 25-foot plunge at a 50-degree angle. It opened in summer 2012.

New in 2011, the stand-up Green Lantern coaster
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New in 2011, the stand-up Green Lantern coaster gets going as fast as 63 miles per hour. Some other numbers: It's 15 stories high, the first drop is 45 degrees, and you'll experience a 121-foot-tall loop.

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The Green Lantern rollercoaster is 15 stories high
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The Green Lantern rollercoaster is 15 stories high and goes as fast as 65 mph.

The 15-story Big Wheel dates to 1974.
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The 15-story Big Wheel dates to 1974.

The Auger of Doom roller coaster at Six
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The Auger of Doom roller coaster at Six Flags Great Adventure.

Expect the unexpected on the Bizzaro coaster: fog,
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Expect the unexpected on the Bizzaro coaster: fog, flames and intense sound.

The Blue Lagoon wave pool at Hurricane Harbor
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The Blue Lagoon wave pool at Hurricane Harbor holds 1 millions gallons of water.

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Looney Tunes characters wander the park.
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Looney Tunes characters wander the park.

Six Flags says its Kingda Ka coaster, which
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Six Flags says its Kingda Ka coaster, which reaches 45 stories high, is the tallest in the world and, getting speeds up to 128 miles per hour, is the fastest on the continent.

Go for an old-school thrill with wooden coaster
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Go for an old-school thrill with wooden coaster El Toro.

Go for an old-school thrill with wooden coaster
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Go for an old-school thrill with wooden coaster El Toro.

An Asian water buffalo at Six Flags Wild
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An Asian water buffalo at Six Flags Wild Safari, which covers 350 acres.

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More than 1,200 exotic animals live at Six
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More than 1,200 exotic animals live at Six Flags Wild Safari.

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