Cedar Point’s wooden ‘Blue Streak’ recognized as roller coaster landmark

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The oldest operating roller coaster at Cedar Point has been recognized as a historical landmark.

A special plaque was unveiled at Cedar Point honoring Blue Streak as an American Coaster Enthusiasts historic roller coaster.

Park officials and ride enthusiasts were in attendance for a special ceremony on Monday.

There are less than four dozen rides across the U.S. and Canada honored with the same American Coaster Enthusiasts recognition, also including Cedar Point’s Magnum XL-200

The wooden coaster opened in May 1964 and reaches top speeds near 40 miles per hour.

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