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Road Trip Guide: 10 great amusement parks

The Great Bear, an inverted roller coaster, and the Skyview ride are seen at Hersheypark in Hershey.
The Great Bear, an inverted roller coaster, and the Skyview ride are seen at Hersheypark in Hershey. AP file photo

•  Conneaut Lake Park, off U.S. Route 322, exit 147B of I-79, Conneaut Lake (near Erie); west on U.S. Route 322; top features: The Blue Streak roller-coaster, Hostile Hostel;

www.conneautlakepark.com

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•  DelGrosso’s Amusement Park, off I-99, Tipton; top attractions: Kids Kingdom, water park, X-Scream Tower;

www.mydelgrossopark.com

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•  Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom, exit 54 of I-78, U.S. Route 222, Allentown; top attractions: Planet Snoopy, Dinosaurs Alive, Possessed roller-coaster;

www.dorneypark.com

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•  Dutch Wonderland Family Amusement Park, U.S. Route 30, Lancaster; top attractions: Prehistoric Path dinosaur tour, Monorail;

www.dutchwonderland.com

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•  Hersheypark, U.S. Route 322, Hershey; top attractions: Comet and Great Bear roller-coasters, Super Dooper Looper;

www.hersheypark.com

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•  Idlewild Park and Soak Zone, Route 30, Ligonier; top features: Story Book Forest, Paul Bunyan’s Loggin’ Toboggan;

www.idlewild.com

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•  Kennywood Park, Edgewood-Swissvale exit of I-376, West Mifflin (near Pittsburgh); top features: Aero 360 and Black Widow thrillers, Phantom’s Revenge roller-coaster;

www.kennywood.com

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•  Knoebels Amusement Resort, Route 54 to PA 487 off Danville exit of I-80, Elysburg; top attractions: Flying Turns roller-coaster, Black Diamond haunted coal mine;

www.knoebels.com

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•  Lakemont Park & The Island Waterpark; off I-99, Altoona; top attractions: Leap-The-Dips, world’s oldest roller-coaster, Spins’n Grins Kiddieland;

www.lakemontparkfun.com

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•  Sesame Place; exit 46A of I-95, Langhorne (near Philadelphia); top attractions: Elmo’s World, Cookie Monster Land, Ernie’s Waterworks;

sesameplace.com

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