• On Feb 6, 2008
    Nissa from IA Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    Experiences, policies, pricing and other offerings are subject to change and may have changed since the date of this answer.

    Hello Heather, I am a single mom w/4 children 19, 15, and soon to be 8 & 7 years old. How do I accomodate the age differences and what are the height restrictions for some of the major rides. This is the little ones b-day and 1st trip.

    I have a 7 and 8 year old and teenagers.  I found my 7 and 8 year old's were able to ride just about everything. 

    Height Restrictions

    Magic Kingdom
    Splash Mountain - 40"
    Big Thunder Mountain - 40"
    Barnstormer at Goofy's Wiseacre Farm - 35"
    Stitches Great Escape- 40"
    Space Mountain - 44"

    Soarin' - 40"
    Test Track - 40" and children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult
    Mission Space - 44"

    Hollywood Studios
    Star Tours - 40"
    Aerosmith's Rock n' Roller Coaster - 48"
    Tower of Terror - 40"

    Animal Kingdom
    Kali River Rapids - 38"
    Expedition Everest - 44"
    Primeval Whirl - 48"
    Dinosaur - 40"

    Pick up Birthday Buttons at guest relations at any of the 4 parks.  Your little ones will be wished Happy Birthday through out your visit.  Hope you have a fabulous trip!! Heather M.
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I live in a tiny rural town in the heart of Georgia. Disney World is one place we all agree is a place where time stops, where laughter is first and all the pains and sorrows melt away. Learn More About Heather

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