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Desperado Roller Coaster

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31900 Las Vegas Blvd S, Interstate 15 at Exit 1, Primm, NV 89019-7002
+1 702-679-5160
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Nice coaster - when its running

I have been riding roller coasters for over 50 years (first was the wooden roller coaster at the... read more

Reviewed December 16, 2016
Tom H
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British Columbia, Canada
Fun Roller Coaster - Desparado Roller Coaster, Primm, Nevada

The Desparado Roller Coaster is fun one to ride in Primm, Nevada. We went there on our drive to... read more

Reviewed November 29, 2016
mini
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Fremont, California
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at Primm Valley Casino Resorts
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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31900 Las Vegas Blvd S, Interstate 15 at Exit 1, Primm, NV 89019-7002
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+1 702-679-5160
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Reviewed December 16, 2016

I have been riding roller coasters for over 50 years (first was the wooden roller coaster at the PNE in Vancouver BC).and since then numerous throughout the US, Canada, Europe... Over the last 10 years or so I have been on the Desperado on numerous...More

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Reviewed November 29, 2016

The Desparado Roller Coaster is fun one to ride in Primm, Nevada. We went there on our drive to Las Vegas. We also liked the TV special on Travel TV that featured this roller coaster.

Thank mini
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Reviewed November 28, 2016

When a friend and I visited Primm and Buffalo Bill's, it was exclusively to ride this coaster. We had heard while waiting in line for the Mean Streak at Cedar Point about this coaster. We took the trip to Vegas, and took a little side...More

2  Thank Brian C
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Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

This is the only coaster I've been scared on in my life. The drop is huge and you feel like you will come out of your seat. So scared I did it twice!!

1  Thank Rob J
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Reviewed October 14, 2016

People come when they see the roller coaster, problem is, it never ever is running!!!! I have been to Las Vegas through Primm more times than I can count. Never have seen it running.

2  Thank Deborah S
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Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

Must ride this thriller roller-coaster! You will never ride another O.O ... It's a once in a lifetime ride that you will never ever forget! Hold on and enjoy the ride! I would definitely recommend this if you're into roller-coasters. Just the sound of the...More

2  Thank Cheri A
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Reviewed September 11, 2016

Drove down from Vegas -- short 1/2 ride just to experience a once record breaking coaster. Price is a little high. The major thing I want to say is that it is the roughest ride I have ever had on a steel coaster! Didn't know...More

1  Thank pscigam
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Reviewed September 1, 2016

Worth the ride down from Vegas, and one heck of good ride. We've been here several times and keep coming back.

1  Thank TedRecupero
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Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

We were caravanning with another family and they needed to charge their Tesla on our way from Vegas. With 6 kids (ages 7-11) between us and at least an hour wait while the car charged, one of the fathers suggested we checkout the Desperado Roller...More

1  Thank EllaPaige
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Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Never saw this thing running and we were there for 3 days including the weekend. Not sure what the reason is.

1  Thank Phyllis M
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I don’t think there any coupons available. (I did look and couldn’t find any.) The cost for riding the “Desperado” roller coaster [once] is $8 per person. Per my review, wristbands are available that allow you to ride all of... More
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