General Information
Tower
48 Inches (36 Inches w/Adult)
Seatbelt Restraints
High Thrill
Flash Pass Attraction

Ride Statistics
Opened: 1983
Ride Type: River Rapids
Riders Per Raft: 12
Ride Manufacturer: Intamin

Ride History
1995
• Roaring Rapids is renamed LaSalle's River Rapids and the entrance is moved to the France section.

1998
• LaSalle's River Rapids is renamed Roaring Rapids and the entrance is moved back to the Tower section.
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LaSalle's River Boat Expedition, Theming Changes

From 1961 to 1982, Six Flags Over Texas had an attraction called LaSalle's River Boat Expedition. Riders would climb onto a small boat with a tour guide. The boat would guide riders down the "river" through a series of animatronic scenes.

The ride was later removed to make way for Roaring Rapids. However, Six Flags Over Texas did theme Roaring Rapids to the LaSalle's name. From 1995 to 1998 Roaring Rapids was named LaSalle's River Rapids and the entrance was actually moved over from the Tower section to the France section. The old Rapids entrance in France can still be seen. The old River Rapids queue was used for a haunted house for a number of seasons but has since been left behind the scenes.


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