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Address: Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA 95050
Phone Number: 408-988-1776
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Description: The new roller coaster, called Stealth, mimics flight and is one of the...
The new roller coaster, called Stealth, mimics flight and is one of the park's thriller rides.
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great time to go

we went on a friday didn't have to wait to get on rides we also did the package and room at the hotel

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 7, 2015
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Being theme park enthusiasts, my family was excited to cross another one off our lists however, California's Great America fell short in many ways. We visited the park on open season day and they had only two ticket scanners. The lines were long. So many guests were asking questions and unfortunately the employees themselves didn't know the answer. We asked... More 

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sparks nv
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

we went on a friday didn't have to wait to get on rides we also did the package and room at the hotel

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Berkeley, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

My only compliant is that I had to wait in long for 2 hours for Gold Striker ride and never got the chance to ride it because it broke down during my wait in line.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Lots of thrill rides for kids/adults, large variety of foods/deserts, different type of entertainment through out the park, Water park is extremely unique/fun for all ages! I definitely recommend a season pass! Well worth it!

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Liberty
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36 reviews 36 reviews
5 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

The park is spread out, colorful, and so many things to see and do, The rides are fast and fun and the foods there are wonderful. The park has the only two story merry go round that i have ever seen, My family and i spent countless weekends there every summer, The only thing you need to take is your... More 

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Sacramento, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

I've never been to California's Great America! This was the first time I went, and I loved it! expensive? YES! fun? EXTREMELY! it was worth every penny! I went on their new ride, Gold Striker! OMG, it was so much fun! the park was pretty close to empty, as I went on a Monday! I was able to ride all... More 

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San Jose, California
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50 reviews 50 reviews
8 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

I go to Great America just about every weekend for a little while. As an annual pass holder it is easy to slip in and ride some roller coasters and slip out again. Definitely a fun place to hang out.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

I have been going to GA for 20 years. Now I bring my children there often. The rides are greet the place is clean and except for the long lines on busy days, it's awesome

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Great America In Santa Clara California Is great for every age group. Specially for young kids(age 3 to 9) they have a beautiful water park and rides are great. I took my son there(2 years old) he loves the water park. They have a new stadium next to the park and its beautiful.

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Turlock, California
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137 reviews 137 reviews
63 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

I remember going the first week it opened I was around 9 or 10. I still like to go and look around. I don't much rides anymore. Lots have things have changed. But have good memories.

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