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New coaster and mat racer planned for The Boardwalk water park at Hersheypark 2018


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Memorial Day weekend 2018 at Hersheypark promises to be splash-tastic!

The Hershey amusement park recently announced plans for two new family thrill attractions for The Boardwalk At Hersheypark water park – Breakers Edge Water Coaster and Whitecap Racer.

Breakers Edge Water Coaster will be the park’s 4th coaster, a HydroMAGNETIC water coaster with flying saucer turns. The four-person inline raft promises a bobsled ride feeling with gravity drops and turns.

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Hersheypark says Whitecap Racer will be the world’s longest mat racer, first taking guests 70 feet high before they race to the finish in six side-by-side tunnels to the bottom. Riders will speed through two 360-degree loops, while open racing lanes with low separator lanes allow racers to see and hear each other.

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The new attractions will be located between Shoreline Sprayground attraction and Intercoastal Waterway lazy river.

Hersheypark announces two new water rides for 2018

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