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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 place for the kids

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

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 13, 2015
Richie C
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW via mobile

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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34 reviews 34 reviews
4 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 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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8 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 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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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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133 reviews 133 reviews
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38 helpful votes 38 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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Milpitas, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
27 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Once a year, we're in Great America. Our children outgrew the place but still they love to come and visit Great America. It's the place for kids, teenagers and even adults. Rides are enjoyable, swimming is lovable, watching shows are desirable. It's a place for everybody!

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Los Gatos, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Took my niece and I hadn't really been here in 15 years. The good: a few great rides and mild crowds make it possible to have plenty of fun. The gold pass is a great value, so you don't have to sell any internal organs to pay for the visit. The bad: Several rides are getting old and losing some... More 

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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35 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Okay ignore the ppor grammar, spelling and awful pun of the title for just a moment and let me explain why i called it this. California's Great America has a modern built, old-world feel, Wooden Rollercoaster that will knock your frickin' socks off (at high speed on tight bends). The coaster is beautifully constructed and looks amazing, when you get... More 

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