If you go down to the woods today you'd better not go alone... Dip and dive through the Dark Forest, enter the ancient crypt and face the horror that lies within.

The dark and mysterious TH13TEEN is the world’s first freefall drop rollercoaster. 

Don’t go alone…

Ride Information

Ride Information

 Ride Stats



Dark Forest



Top speed




Can you ride?

You must be at least 1.2m to ride. If you are 1.96m or over you can't ride


The dark and mysterious TH13TEEN is the world's first vertical freefall drop rollercoaster. Speed round the track, enter the ancient crypt, and face the horror that lies within..

Unknown Facts

  • The free fall drop on TH13TEEN is 5 metres and this was the first in the world!
  • TH13TEEN has been dubbed a "psychoaster" as it creates a new level of psychological fear!
  • TH13TEEN is located in the Dark Forest area of Alton Towers... watch out for the Wraiths
  • 1,400 people can ride TH13TEEN every hour.

Take your word for it

Kimberley Williams ‏@ScouseKimbo 7 Apr

#AltonTowers wooooo #Th13teen

Karl Pendlebury ‏@arl_with_a_K 21 May

No better way to start the day!! @altontowers #Th13teen #coffee

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