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Lightwater Valley Theme Park


For “The Ultimate” visitor experience on Europe’s longest Roller Coaster, Lightwater Valley near Ripon for thrills, chills and a totally exhilarating adventure. 


The Ultimate – Europe’s longest Roller Coaster – not to be missed!

Over 30 rides and attractions for all the family

Young Fun Rides

Themed Events throughout the year – visit for upcoming events.

Book online for saver prices


Disabled Access

Bags and loose items not permitted on any of our rides. Lockers are available in the Theme Park’s main entrance (charged for)

Car Parking free of charge. Coach and disabled parking located at front of Theme Park (300 yards from the Theme Park entrance)

Visitor Services area located at the Fairground

Service dogs only are allowed

Closing times vary and may close between 4.30pm and 6.00pm (depending on amount of visitors per day)

Lightwater Valley in Ripon is bursting with adventure for all the family, with over 30 different rides and attractions suitable for thrill seekers of all ages.

The signature ride The Ultimate provides an exhilarating 1.5 mile combination of cornering, speed and airtime. The Ultimate has a ride time of almost six minutes, making it still the longest roller coaster in Europe. 

Take to the skies in the grasp of the Eagle’s Claw, proceed into the darkness to discover the abandoned mineshaft on board the Raptor Attack, view the park from all different angles aboard the Black Pearl and jump on the Apollo to fly high above the tree tops.

Enjoy the Wild River Rapids for some wet ‘n’ wild fun. Have some pirating adventures on the speedy Skull Rock and on board the Flying Cutlass. Don’t forget to have a bounce on Jumpin’ Jack’s bouncy pillow.

At Lightwater valley there is something for everyone including the little ones, hop on the Lightwater Express train for a tour of the park. Discover Eagle’s Creek Farm tractor as well as the new Jester’s Jungle Fun indoor play area where they can swing, jump and run!

Come along and see Jasmine and Jester the new mascots, have a selfie taken with the duo as a reminder of your day.

For opening times, prices and how to find us please check the website.

Gates open at 9.45am and Park open at 10am. All major rides and attractions start from 10.30am.


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