Our Hosts' Favorite Roller Coasters

Travel Channel hosts share the thrill rides that still make them feel like a kid, from a Coney Island classic to major Disney attractions.

1. Don Wildman, Off Limits

Coney Island
Sasha Charoensub
"At Coney Island you can still ride the great-granddaddy of them all, The Cylcone -- an old-fashioned thrill-ride without the motion sickness." It's also a favorite of Adam Richman, Anthony Melchiorri and Andrew Zimmern, who calls it "creaky fun."

2. Mark Meyer, Baggage Battles

King Da Ka
Dusso Janladde, Wikimedia Commons
My favorite coaster is … "the King Da Ka, because it’s more of a rocket ship than a coaster. [The] nighttime launch is a must."

3. Laurence and Sally Martin, Bagge Battles

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Coasterman1234, Wikimedia Commons
My favorite roller coaster is … "Corkscrew, the first roller coaster Laurence went on. Sally doesn’t do roller coasters … they are too scary for her."

4. Samantha Brown

Rock'n Roller, Disney Studios
Courtesy of Disney
My favorite roller coaster is … "Rock’n Roller [at] Disney Studios -- high speed and rock and roll, need I say more?"

5. Nick Groff, Ghost Adventures

Disney's Big Thunder Mountain Railroad
Courtesy of Disney
My favorite roller coaster is … "Disney's Big Thunder Mountain Railroad." We bet he can't wait to take his daughter on the indoor/outdoor mine train when she's old enough.

6. Sue McGrew, Sand Masters

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Courtesy of the Puyallup Fair
My favorite roller coaster is ... "the old wooden roller coaster at the Western Washington Puyallup Fair."

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