Kiddie Rides

Kiddie Rides at KnoebelsKnoebels is one of the best amusement parks for kids! With more than 20 kiddie rides, our smaller park goers won’t miss out on any of the fun! From gentle joyrides on planes, trains, boats and cars to classic thrills, dips and twirls, our kid-friendly park rides fill the air with laughter and excitement.

Ball Crawl

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.00
  • Max. Height: 56"

Children will love jumping in and “swimming” in this colorful sea of balls. It’s an amusement park classic that’s perfect for younger visitors.

Cub Cars

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.50
  • Max. Height: 48"

Young kids can get their first thrill of driving without a fixed track in our low-speed, electric “go-carts!” They’ll love going round and round and racing their friends or siblings.

Fire Trucks

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.00

Get behind the wheel of an antique fire truck and let your imagination go! Will you make it to the fire in time? Children can even ring the bell at the front of their two-seater truck as they gently go around.

Flying Tigers

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.25
  • Min. Height: 36"

A gentle ride with just a bit of a thrill, the Flying Tigers will have children giggling with delight. Colorful two-seater airplanes soar low to the ground, then pick up speed when they swing out and around the corners of their flight path!

Goin' Buggy

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.00
  • Max. Height: 48"

Sail around and around, up and down on the back of crazy, colorful lady bug. This ride takes children just high enough off the ground for them to feel like they are flying!

Hand Cars

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.00
  • Max. Height: 48"

This kid-powered ride has been a popular choice for generations! It's an experience handed down from parents to children! Kids sit with their legs outstretched and use a hand crank to propel the cart along a set of miniature train tracks. The faster they crank the wheel, the faster they go!

Helicopters

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.25

Become the pilot of a police or medical helicopter! Stay low to the ground, soar up high or swoop back down with your own individual controls.

Jet Sky Fighter

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.00

The junior version of our Roto-Jets, little ones will love soaring just high enough off the ground in their own miniature rockets and pretending to protect their vehicle.

Kiddie Boat Ride

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.00

Ahoy Matey! Be the captain of your own boat as you go round and round a circular sea! Ring the bell or pretend to steer through rough waters. This gentle ride has been a favorite for generations!

Kiddie Bumper Cars

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.25
  • Max. Height: 54"

Kids can experience all the fun of our famous bumper cars in a mini version without quite as much bump! Youngsters control their own cars as they bump around in a mini traffic jam.

Kiddie Himalaya

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.25

A smaller version of an amusement park classic, the Kiddie Himalaya spins riders around and around over an undulating circuit that goes up and down small hills.  

Kiddie Wheel

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.00

Small children will love this ferris wheel ride that lifts them just high enough off the ground to catch a good view! A mini version of our Giant Wheel, kids go up and around in brightly colored cars.

Kiddie Whip

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.25
  • Max. Height: 54"

A smaller version of our classic Whipper ride, kids travel around an oval track that whips their car around the corners for a quick, kid-sized thrill.

Panther Cars

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.25

Kids will love cruising behind the wheel of their own classic car. Pretend to drive as the car twists and turns along a beautiful tree-lined track.   

Pete's Fleet

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.00
  • Max. Height: 54"

Kids sail around a dry track in our brightly painted, WWII torpedo-style boats! The two-seater boats allow kids to “steer” the captain’s wheels. This ride is a tribute to Pete Knoebel's WWII service in the Patrol Torpedo (PT) boat fleet.

Pony Carts

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.00

Children can grab the reins of their own cart and pretend to guide their horse around a circular track. Horses even mimic the galloping motion as they bob back and forth.

Red Baron

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.25

Kids can pilot their own “Red Baron” biplane up and down as they fly in circles. Planes rise just high enough to provide a bird’s eye view of Kiddieland!

Ribbit

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  • Status: CLOSED
  • Price: $1.25
  • Min. Height: 42"
  • Min. Height w/ Adult: 36"

A favorite among our smaller thrill-seekers, Ribbit takes riders up and down in a frog-like, bouncing motion. Will you go all the way to the top and drop or will it be just a hop? The unpredictable jumps will have you giggling with surprise!

S&G Merry Go Round

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.25

Knoebels’ smaller, antique wooden carousel is over 100 years old! Children will love spinning round and round while the whimsical organ plays on. This carousel features several exterior scenery panels that display landmarks from the surrounding communities. Look closely and you'll find portraits of several Knoebel family members.

Sky Slide

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.00

Slide around and around all the way to the ground! Kids will love climbing to the top of our giant rocket ship and sliding back down over and over again! Skyslide is a simple, yet classic amusement park ride.

Space Walk

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.00
  • Max. Height: 54"

Pretend you’re an astronaut walking on the moon as you bounce up and down on a giant, air-filled cushion! Jump from color to color or let yourself fall. This attraction is sure to help kids burn off that extra little bit of energy.

Spanish Bambini

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.00

From cars, trucks and tractors to the backs of jungle animals, young riders can choose their mode of transportation as they go around in circles on their Spanish Bambini adventure.  

Umbrella Ride

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  • Status: OPEN
  • Price: $1.25

Sit in the driver’s seat of your own dune buggy as you race around a circular path and watch the lights flash!