Six Flags’ “The Boss” named to top thrill ride list

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EUREKA, MO (KPLR)-You don’t have to go far to enjoy one of the top thrill rides in the United States. “The Boss” at Six Flags St. Louis named the top roller coaster in Missouri on the Weather Channel’s “50 States, 50 Thrill Rides Across America.”

“The Boss” features a 150 foot drop and reaches speeds of 65 miles per hour.

The coaster is known as a terrain twister because of the topography of the terrain was incorporated into the design.

More than 375 million people visit theme parks in the United States and Canada each year.

Check out Weather.com’s full list of 50 States, 50 Thrill Rides Across America, to see the most popular thrill in each state.