Tidal Wave (Six Flags St. Louis)

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Tidal Wave
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Six Flags St. Louis
Opening dateMay 10, 1991;30 years ago (May 10, 1991)
Closing date2018;4 years ago (2018)
General statistics
Manufacturer Hopkins Rides
Drop50 ft (15 m)
Length664 ft (202 m)
Height restriction36 in (91 cm)
Fastpass availability icon.svg Flash Pass Available

The Tidal Wave was a boat-based shoot-the-chutes water ride located in the Illinois section of Six Flags St. Louis in Eureka, Missouri. It opened on May 10, 1991.

The ride used 20-person boats and had a 50-foot waterfall that ended in a basin with 300,000 gallons of water, creating a wall of water 20 feet high and 80 feet wide. [1]

Tidal Wave was demolished in December 2019 after being closed for the entire 2019 season. The ride last operated in 2018.

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  1. "Tidal Wave's Information". Archived from the original on 2018-06-13. Retrieved 2018-06-13.