Taylor Strickland - Jan 31 2015 01:25 AM
Dudley Do-Right’s Ripsaw Falls at Universal's Islands of AdventureOI Center
Dudley Do-Right's Ripsaw Falls at Universal's Islands of Adventure.
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 theRipsaw 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.
Dudley Do-Right’s Ripsaw Falls – HD video
Dudley Do-Right’s Ripsaw Falls – map
Click any marker to display the attraction or venue name. To scroll or zoom, use the controls on the top-left of the map. You may also switch to different map views by using the buttons on the top-right of the map.
View OI’s map of Universal’s Islands of Adventure.
- Me Ship, The Olive
- Popeye & Bluto’s Bilge-Rat Barges
- Dudley Do-Right’s Ripsaw Falls
- Comic Strip Cafe (quick-service)
- Blondie’s: Home of the Dagwood (quick-service)