Curse of Novgorod

Lumberjacks' Camp

1,4 sec., 90 und 97 degrees are the facts of a sensational ride that will take passengers on a spine-tingling journey into the history of Novgorod.

From the depths of sinister walls the star of the Kataplektor class shoots into the light. Adrenaline junkies will love it!

The painstakingly designed story of the "Curse of Novgorod" will put even the most hardened coaster enthusiast under its spell. Hop on and experience this one-of-a-kind, never-seen-before concept melding a coaster placed inside a dark building, a themed dark ride laden with special effects, a state-of-the-art launched coaster accelerating to 100km/h in 1.4 seconds, an "open-air" roller coaster and a coaster featuring the steepest drop in the dark of all roller coasters in the world - steeper than vertical.

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  • Partially roofed
  • Photo Spot
  • Baby Switch
  • Wi-Fi

Ride Attraction with Photography Service

At this attraction, photos are made during the journey. Please avoid this ride if you do not want it.

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Welle mit Kogge

Numbers, Data, Facts

Height 40 m
Number of inversions 1
Length 750 m
Manufacturer Gerstlauer Amusement Rides
Model Kataplektor class
Seats overall 32
Seats per unit 8
Speed 100 km/h
Year of construction 2009

safety instructions

Fast paced thrill ride. Launch coaster featuring a vertical ascent and descent, quick turns, sudden drops, a heartline-roll and hard braking. Ride includes periods of darkness with light and sound effects and pop up characters.

If the train comes to a stop during the experience passengers are to remain seated until being told to exit or escorted by staff. Passengers may have to exit out of a banking position having to use steep stairs at a maximum of appr. 25 meters height. The escorted exit may take up to 30 minutes.

Children alone
min. 125 cm
Accompanied by an adult
min. 125 cm
  • 125 cm or taller.

  • Due to the nature of the experience you should be in good health and of sufficiently strong muscles.

    The following persons are not permitted on the ride:

  • Persons with back or neck problems or other conditions that may be aggrevated by this ride.

  • Persons with high blood pressure and / or heart problems.

  • Persons with a pacemaker.

  • Expectant mothers.

  • Persons unable to obtain a safe sitting position due to physical shape or size, limited mobility, physical handicaps, protheses and amputations. Persons unable to exit the attraction without assistance.

  • Persons unable to psychologically cope with the experience of the ride.

  • Persons under the influence of alcohol, drugs or psychopharmaceuticals.

  • Maximum 4 people per row.

  • Sit calmly and upright during the ride and hold on to bars.

  • Lean head against head support.

  • Hair longer than shoulder-length must be tucked into clothing or secured by hairnets.

  • It is not permitted to stick out arms and/or legs or stand up or lean out during the ride.

  • Clothing and footwear required.

  • No umbrellas, (walking) sticks, sharp or bulky objects.

  • For safety reasons loose items are not permitted. In particular cameras, mobile phones and other loose items that could fall out and endanger passengers or other guests. Such items are to be removed or stowed away safely before the ride.

  • Items such as scarves, loose clothing and shawls that could work loose and wrap themselves around wheels and axles and cause injury to the wearer or cause the vehicle to come to a stop need to be removed or stowed away safely, for instance by a balaclava, so that they do not pose any kind of risk. HANSA-PARK is unable to control if loose items are safely secured or stowed away. If these items are not removed or safely secured - clearly visible to anyone - persons will be denied to ride without compensation. HANSA-PARK accepts no responsibility for items that are removed or taken onto the ride.

  • Exit after every ride.

  • No food nor drink.

  • No animals.

  • No smoking.

  • Photos are being taken during the ride. If you wish not to be photographed please avoid this ride.

  • The entire site is monitored by cameras.

  • Before you use the attraction, please note the ride description, safety warnings, possible access restrictions and how to behave in a safe manner posted at the entrance to the attraction.

  • The use of our ride attractions by adults is not generally subject to any weight restrictions. However, you must be able to properly close all safety lap bars and other safety devices so that you can sit in a normal sitting position.