Wildcat Lake Compounce Guide

Lake Compounce Guide

Wildcat Lake Compounce Wooden Roller Coaster Lift Hill

Opening Date: 1927

Wildcat is the oldest roller coaster at Lake Compounce amusement park in Bristol Connecticut and one of the oldest still operating roller coasters in the world.

Built originally Philadelphia Toboggan Company, this ride serves as the visual centerpiece for the park, with its massive lift hill towering over the center of Lake Compounce.

This is a classic ride that has helped make Lake Compounce into the park that it is today.


Designer/ Manufacturer: Philadelphia Toboggan Company

Ride Type: Wooden Roller Coaster

Important Rider Information

Height Requirement:


Thrill Rating 4/10

This is the less intense of the two wooden coasters at the park, and it is a moderatly intense coaster.


Wildcat Wooden Roller Coaster First Drop Lake Compounce Amusement Park Bristol Connecticut

Wildcat Wooden Roller Coaster Queue Line Entrance Lake Compounce Amusement Park