Roller coasters are a time-honored summer tradition — what started as simple wooden rides with attached cars have evolved to towering behemoths testing riders' stomachs and even their consciousness. In some instances, these rides can now be so fast that you experience multiple Gs of force and weightlessness. As coasters get higher, faster, and more thrilling, so does the challenge to make their peaks and views even more breathtaking. Here are a few destination coasters worth checking out — whether you’re in it for the views from the top, the G-force rush, or both.
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