Skip to comments.Alpine Coaster with no brakes!
Posted on 01/31/2013 4:41:05 PM PST by rocky50
Jaw dropping, high-speed, brakeless journey down the mountain. Austrian downhill coaster is nevertheless terrifying. The coaster located Mieders, Austria, starts at the top of a mountain, reachable by a cable car.
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If I ever had the money, that area of Europe would be nice to visit.
Wow, that looks like crazy fun! I bet you are exhausted after that really long 3:30 minute kidney punishing, hang-on-for-your-life ride!
Is it my turn?
Cool! I’d do it in a heartbeat!
That does look like fun, but I can see it turning into not so much fun when you see a bear straddling rail 200 yards down the track.
I kept expecting that bear at any time. or an elk or a fallen limb, etc.
Lol, I was thinking the same thing, they must have daily checks of the line heh.
Sorry to tell you these things do have brakes.
Yeah, daily checks....lol. I would still do that though, even with the bear risk. What are the chances?
haha, I’d probably get sick, that’s a lot of violent throwing the body around it looks like on that ride.
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