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SeaWorld Orlando's first family launch coaster, Penguin Trek officially opens on July 7!

Updated: Jul 1

SeaWorld Orlando guests will soon be able to enjoy the theme parks latest attraction, Penguin Trek, a 43mph, 3,020-foot family launch coaster that traverses both indoors and outside!

SeaWorld Orlando's first family launch coaster, Penguin Trek officially opens on July 7

Just in time for the official start of summer, SeaWorld Orlando has revealed that its latest attraction, Penguin Trek, a family launch coaster will open to park guests on July 7.


Described by SeaWorld Orlando as the coolest research mission you’ve ever joined! "Prepare for Penguin Trek, an unforgettable family launch coaster adventure through the breathtaking vastness of Antarctica. Board your snowmobile and race along with your expedition team at up to 43 miles per hour, navigating twists and turns and narrowly escaping the crumbling hazards of an icy cavern."



Uniquely, Penguin Trek "Penguin Trek" at SeaWorld Orlando will feature a snowmobile styled ride car on an indoor and outdoor tack that will conclude in SeaWorld's Penguin Habitat.


This new indoor/outdoor family ride is the most immersive addition to the Coaster Capital of Orlando, and with a height requirement of just 42”, it’s the perfect ride for families to share.


SeaWorld Orlando's first family launch coaster, Penguin Trek officially opens on July 7

Featuring two exhilarating launches and a maze of twists and turns, this unforgettable coaster moves at speeds of up to 43 mph across a 3,020-foot track that traverses both indoors and outside.


SeaWorld Orlando's first family launch coaster, Penguin Trek officially opens on July 7

Penguin Trek will be the eighth coaster to join SeaWorld Orlando's ever-expanding ride portfolio.


The new coaster is set within the new Antarctica Realm, which opened to the public on May 25. At Antartica Realm, guests can enjoy the new "South Pole Sips" bar, enjoy fresh food at the reopened Expedition Café with diverse menu options, and get up-close with penguins at their habitat.


SeaWorld Orlando  Penguin Trek

Jon Peterson, President of SeaWorld Orlando is excited for the ride to open, “Penguin Trek offers a unique blend of thrills and education, allowing guests to immerse themselves in the wonders of Antarctica while highlighting our dedication to wildlife preservation and family-friendly fun,”


SeaWorld Orlando Penguin Trek

What sets this experience apart as truly extraordinary is its unparalleled finale: as the coaster comes to a halt, guests find themselves not in a simulated penguin colony, but in the very heart of SeaWorld Orlando's own penguin habitat.


SeaWorld Orlando Penguin Trek, a family launch coaster opening Spring 2024

Become a Pass Member to be among the first to ride Penguin Trek...


SeaWorld Orlando Annual Pass Members will be among the first to experience the brand new Penguin Trek, with special ride times starting July 2, and if you are not a pass member, SeaWorld Orlando is promoting a 4th of July Sale that ends on June 23, offering up to 55% off Tickets, Fun Cards and Annual Passes.


A SeaWorld Annual Pass not only allows you early access to Penguin Trek, you get unlimited access to the theme park for 12 months.


In addition to enjoying the rides, shows, and entertainment, annual pass holders can enjoy a variety of seasonal events. These events include SeaWorld Orlando’s Viva La Musica and Bands, Brew & BBQ, and more.


Pass Members also enjoy added benefits like FREE parking, FREE guest tickets, access to exclusive Pass Member Lounge, invites to special VIP events, savings on merchandise and much more.


Purchase tickets, Fun Cards and Annual Passes at seaworld.com/orlando.


SeaWorld Orlando's first family launch coaster, Penguin Trek officially opens on July 7

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