Every year, Amusement Today holds its annual Golden Ticket Awards to recognize amusement parks and ride designers for their work in keeping the world entertained.

Philadelphia Toboggan is proud that each year its coasters are in Amusement Today’s list of the Top Ten Wooden Roller Coasters. For 2017, 5 made the list.


2nd Place: Phoenix

Opened June 16th, 1985

The Phoenix coaster is located at Knoebels Amusement Resort in Elysburg, PA

Boulder Dash

3rd Place: Boulder Dash

Opened May 21st, 2000

The Boulder Dash coaster is located at Lake Compounce in Bristol, CT


4th Place: Voyage

Opened May 6th, 2006

The Voyage coaster is located at Holiday World in Santa Claus, IN


6th Place: Beast

Opened April 14th, 1979

The Beast coaster is located at Kings Island in Kings Island, OH

Ravine Flyer 2

7th Place: Ravine Flyer 2

Opened November 30th, 2007

The Ravine Flyer 2 coaster is located at Waldameer Park in Erie, PA