Verruckt waterslide to be permanantly closed and torn down after death

Verruckt waterslide to be permanantly closed and torn down after death

Verruck, what was once the tallest waterslide in the world, will be no more after a deadly incident involving 10-year-old Caleb Thomas Schwab on August 7 at Schlitterbahn in Kansas. The waterslide was…

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Schlitterbahn Announces MASSIV — the Tallest Water Coaster in the World

First it was the longest river ride, then the longest torrent (action) river ride, then the tallest waterslide. Now, Schlitterbahn is building the world’s tallest water coaster and putting it…

Verrückt to open Thursday at Schlitterbahn water park

Verrückt to open Thursday at Schlitterbahn water park

It looks like Verrückt at Schlitterbahn has finally received the green light to open Thursday at Schlitterbahn.  The new water slide stands 168 feet, 7 inches and has been crowned as…

Verrückt did not reach its opening day, which was today…

Verrückt did not reach its opening day, which was today…

 Schlitterbahn has announced that Verrückt did not open today as originally planned by the park.  We reported earlier this week that the slide has undergone mechanical issues with the lift hill…

https://i0.wp.com/thrillgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/IMG_new_slide_drop.jpg_5_1_TN10L7SP_L23274770.jpg?resize=150%2C150Verrückt at Schlitterbahn grand opening possibly delayed due to mechanical issues

Verrückt at Schlitterbahn grand opening possibly delayed due to mechanical issues

It looks like guests wanting to ride the tallest water slide in the world will have to wait a bit longer.  The park has ran into some mechanical trouble with…

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Height of Verrückt at Schlitterbahn to be Unveiled Friday

Friday, April 25th, Schlitterbahn will reveal the height of Verrückt, the world’s tallest waterslide. Up to now the exact height has been a closely guarded secret, but at a special…