Drop Tower Gyro Ride at Kings Dominion

Park: Closed Waterpark: Closed View Hours
Drop Tower

Feel your heart drop when you plunge a staggering 27 stories from a height of 305 feet at a speed of 72 miles per hour on the longest Gyro height drop in the world. It's a thrill you'll never forget. 

  • One of the most thrilling rides in the world.
  • The longest Gyro height drop in the world at 272 feet.
  • A favorite of park visitors and enthusiasts alike.
  • On a clear day, you can see 18 miles out into the region from the top of the 305-foot-tall tower.

Rider Safety Information

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  • Guests with the following conditions are prohibited from riding:
    • Recent surgery
    • Heart trouble/High blood pressure
    • Neck trouble
    • Back trouble
    • Pregnant
    • Any physical conditions that may be aggravated by this ride
  • All restraint systems must be positioned and fastened properly
  • Remain seated facing forward in an upright position and hold on until the ride comes to a complete stop
  • Guests with prosthetic limbs must consult with Guest Services or First Aid prior to waiting in line or riding
  • Casts are not permitted
  • Refrain from throwing or dropping items from this ride
  • Secure all items or leave items in a locker or with a non-rider. No photography