View from the top
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Photos: WindSeeker tower swing ride at Knott’s Berry Farm and other parks

View from the top
WindSeeker will carry 64 riders in twin-seat gondolas to the top of the tower, where the ride’s metal arms will extend out at a 45-degree angle and spin for one minute at 30 mph. (Knott’s Berry Farm)
Tall tower
A worker stands at the top of the WindSeeker tower during construction at Knott’s Berry Farm. (Knott’s Berry Farm)
Construction crews
Construction crews install support arms on the spinning WindSeeker ride at Knott’s Berry Farm. (Knott’s Berry Farm)
Passenger seats
Knott’s Berry Farm takes delivery of the passenger seats for the new WindSeeker ride. (Knott’s Berry Farm)
Fiesta colors
Concept art shows the Fiesta Village paint scheme of the WindSeeker ride at Knott’s Berry Farm. (Knott’s Berry Farm)
On the horizon
Concept art depicts a view of the horizon from WindSeeker at Knott’s Berry Farm. (Knott’s Berry Farm)
Towering skyline
Knott’s Berry Farm’s towering skyline, which already features the Sky Cabin and Supreme Scream, will be joined by WindSeeker in July. (Knott’s Berry Farm)
Steel web
Concept art shows the 301-foot-tall WindSeeker jutting out from a web of coaster steel at Knott’s Berry Farm. (Knott’s Berry Farm)
WindSeeker vs. Xcelerator
WindSeeker will dwarf the 205-foot-tall Xcelerator coaster at Knott’s Berry Farm. (Knott’s Berry Farm)
WindSeeker vs. Supreme Scream
WindSeeker will stand just a bit shorter than Knott’s 312-foot-tall Supreme Scream turbo drop ride. (Knott’s Berry Farm)
Soaring riders
Concept art of riders on WindSeeker at Knott’s Berry Farm. (Knott’s Berry Farm)
Cedar Point skyline
Concept art of WindSeeker dotting the skyline of Cedar Point in Ohio. (Cedar Point)
Cedar Point shoreline
Concept art of WindSeeker along the shoreline at Cedar Point in Ohio. (Cedar Point)
WindSeeker vs. Wicked Twister
Concept art of WindSeeker towering over the Wicked Twister coaster at Cedar Point in Ohio. (Cedar Point)
Along the coaster coast
Concept art showing the coastal view of WindSeeker at Cedar Point in Ohio. (Cedar Point)
Kings Island horizon
Concept art depicts a view of the horizon from the 301-foot-tall WindSeeker at Kings Island in Ohio. (Kings Island)
Kings Island skyline
Concept art of WindSeeker dotting the skyline of Kings Island in Ohio. (Kings Island)
Eiffel Tower replica
WindSeeker will stand just a bit shorter than Kings Island’s 315-foot-tall replica of the Eiffel Tower. (Kings Island)
Canada’s Wonderland
Concept art of the WindSeeker ride dotting the skyline of Canada’s Wonderland in Ontario. (Canada’s Wonderland)
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