Six Flags Over Georgia

Six Flags Over Georgia is the Thrill Capital of the South, featuring 12 thrilling roller coasters, the all-new 4D high action ride, JUSTICE LEAGUE: Battle for Metropolis, along with incredible family attractions! Whether it’s for a reward, end-of-year celebration or educational experience, Six Flags Over Georgia is the most thrilling destination for your next group adventure. 
 
For more info on planning your next field trip please visit www.sixflags.com/overGeorgia.
 
Contact Info
Address: 275 Riverside Parkway, SW, Austell, Georgia 30168. Cobb County. Tel: 770-739-3400. Website: www.sixflags.com/overGeorgia. Hrs: Call for hours. Contact: Group Tickets, 770-739-3400 ext. 3365.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Cost: Fee, call or visit website for details.

Amusement Parks Fun Facts

Which horses on a carousel move the fastest: the ones on the inside or the ones on the outside? Does a roller coaster have an engine? How does the car stay on the track when it goes upside down around a loop? Which passenger travels the farthest on the pirate ship ride – the one seated in the center or the one seated on the end?

Amusement park rides can provide a fun glimpse into the physics needed to make them work. Next time you visit a theme park, ask the staff if they have any materials to help your campers to understand the science behind the rides. They will find that physics can be pretty amusing!