Riptide Rescue

See what it feels like to go on your own sea turtle rescue mission when you climb aboard the yellow rafts of Riptide Rescue. But hold on—like SeaWorld’s actual rescues, it can be a wild ride!

Beat the crowds and ride early during your visit.

Ride Access:

Mobility-impaired guests should enter the ride through the disabled entrance located next to the operator control booth.

Height Restrictions:

Guests must be 45” to ride. Guests between 45” and 50” must be accompanied by a Supervising Companion.

Ride Restrictions:

For your safety, you should ride only if you are in good health. Guests who know or suspect that may be pregnant, have high blood pressure, heart conditions, neck or back problems, recent surgery, prone to motion sickness or any other impairment or medical condition that may be affected by the features of this ride or prevent the normal seating or use of the safety restraints as provided, shall not ride.

Physical Restriction:

Each rider must be able to remain sitting up straight, keeping their head upright, their back and shoulders against the seat back, and their hands, arms, legs and feet down and inside the ride at all times.

Guests must have the ability to hold on with one functioning hand and brace with one functioning leg or hold on with two functioning hands with legs that are amputated at the knee or below. Guests must have at least one securely attached prosthesis, if both legs are amputated above the knee.

Guests with any type of prosthesis should ensure that it is properly secured and will remain in place in spite of forces experienced during the ride.

Guests with cervical collar or neck braces, a broken collar bone or braced arm casts may not ride. All other casts must fit inside the ride unit comfortably. Guests must have the ability to enter and exit the ride without endangering self or others. Please see a team member if you have any questions.

Service Animals:

Not Permitted