GALLERY: Carowinds New Double-Launch Coaster the Copperhead Strike

Rollercoaster fans get ready for the NBT!

Carowinds new double-launch coaster is finally here! This is the FIRST coaster of its kind in the Carolina's and it submerges you in the culture of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The Copperhead Strike first launches you from 0 to 42 mph in 2.5 seconds and then a second time from 35 to 50 mph in 2 seconds.

The Copperhead Strike is officially open to the public on Saturday, March 23rd, 2019 but we've got some exclusive photos to share before you ride the coaster for yourself! Take it from us, the Copperhead Strike is a smooth and exhilarating ride that your adrenaline will love! Find out more click here.

Photos by Mark Borja

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