Restrictions and access
44 inches; has Express Pass access and a single rider line; there are lockers nearby that can be used for a small fee, but you are not required to stow loose articles in them — just be sure to note there is no storage on the Ripsaw Falls ride vehicles.
Two sentence insider summary
Join Dudley Do-Right (of Rocky and Bullwinkle fame) on this flume ride that is like Disney’s Splash Mountain on steroids. If you do not want to get wet, this one is almost as much fun to watch as it is to ride.
3 out of 5. You will be more worried about getting wet.
The wait times for this ride and Jurassic Park River Adventure vary greatly with the weather. If it is a hot day in the summer, ride times could get up as high as 90 minutes. If it is not the summer, or if it is not particularly warm out, you may not see wait times longer than 20 minutes. On nice days try to do this one early in the morning or later in the evening.
What you wish you knew before you experienced it
YOU WILL GET SOAKED. Luckily, Universal sells ponchos and even extra socks and shorts should you need them. And they have strange human-sized dryers you can stand in for a fee.
OI fun fact
There are water cannons staged along the bridge that overlooks Ripsaw Falls. For a quarter you can blast riders with even more water. There are change machines located on the bridge too if you forget to bring coins.
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Could not stop laughing
Best log ride I have every been on. Very long ride, and worth a good 30-45 minute wait. Due warning, the express pass line does not move very fast, so make sure everyone has gone to the bathroom right before you get in line. This ride should have your whole family laughing. You think your coming up to the drop every time, but your not, and your in for more dips, slips and silly jokes!
This is one of the best log rides I have ever been on. And it's the longest too. You turn a corner thinking your about to drop and then it just keeps going. You get really wet on this ride. It is a great way to cool you off, and fast to. And on a hot day you should dry off before you have to leave. Would recommend this to anybody.
Dudley doesn't always "Do"
Dudley Do-Right’s Ripsaw Falls is an awesome ride -- when it is running. We have passes and at least half the time we visit the park this ride isn't working. That is very frustrating because when it runs it is a lot of fun -- if you like roller coasters that is.
The ride is a combination of a themed water ride (remember the old Dudley Do Right cartoons or movie?) and it is funny. There are some drops along the way and one huge drop that will have your stomach in your throat -- hey that is what you WANT from a theme ride, right?
The only reason I haven't rated this higher is the fact that half the time I really want to ride it and it isn't running!
One heck of a ride
This ride is my favorite for a few personal reasons(my first thrill ride when i was 6) This ride is a great way to cool off there are 3 drops one in darkness one small one and the big climax drop! You will get soaked and watch out out for the pepeole on the bridge squirting at you also the human dryers are NOT worth the money so just bring a extra pair of clothes! The ride gets busy fast so make sure to do it in the morning or at night!
Highlight of the water rides
This is by far my family's favourite water ride. We all love the story as you're making your way up to the big drop, always getting wide eyes and giggles! The queue is very entertaining, so there's never any moaning, even with a large queue time. The drop itself is really fun, and the way everyone is seated one behind the other, everyone gets a share of the splash!!
The only complaints we have about the ride is that its not long enough, and unfortunately we've had quite a few times we've been in line, but they've had technical difficulties, so its added to queue time - but since the queue is so fun we don't mind
INSIDER TIP : Look out for water cannons, and, if you don't want to get soaked, invest in a rain mac!
The Perfect way to cool down...with some free laughs.
This is THE best water ride across all of the Orlando parks. Picture the seen, its in the 90's, you've been walking around all morning, its hot and you need to sit down and cool off. Ripsaw Falls has you covered, take a seat in the ride car and have some fun.
With this ride you are guaranteed to get soaked. And when I say soaked, I mean SOAKED, 100% wet through. Its awesome!
Insider Tip: Dont worry about paying a couple of $$ to get dry, if its a nice day, you'll be dry in no time.
It's not the ride that drenches you...
This attraction is a must-do during my annual trips to Orlando. Although I am not sure if children today even know who Dudley Do-Right is, for me, that just adds to the retro charm of this attraction.
Whether its the retro paint jobs, the standing cutout characters, or the clever puns inserted into the dialogue throughout the ride, the architects have made sure there is something to amuse everyone from child to adult. While Ripsaw Falls is complete with lots of fun fakeouts for the rider, the final drop does not disappoint, as you are hit with water from seemingly all directions.
That feeling doesn't stop once you're through the Falls, however. Be on the lookout for people operating the water cannons from the bridge! In all the times I've gone on this attraction, I have found that the folks on the bridge are more responsible for my wet clothing than the actual attraction.
HELPFUL HINT: The "people dryers" aren't worth the money you put in them. If you have the ability to, pack a change of clothing. Otherwise, plan to wear quick-dry clothing that wicks away water. Your body will thank you later!