5 New Rides for 2018!

Attractions require a minimum of 36″ to ride on, some under the assistance of a parent or legal guardian. A few require a 42″ height to participate. Children under 36″ they have free admission but are limited to the playground and arcade. Non-participating guests over 65 years in age are also free. Over 18? Check out the newly released Diggerland XL experience.

Select a tab to display attractions available by height. Click the name of any attraction to view a description and additional requirements.

BACKHOE ADVENTURE

Min 36” to ride with adult | Min 48” to operate – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Ready to drive? Take a Backhoe Adventure when you, three friends and a Diggerland ride operator climb inside the cab of a modified JCB 3CX backhoe, alternating behind the wheel of the machine as it navigates our course!

Backhoe Adventure - Diggerland USA Rides
ARGO OFF ROAD

Min 36” to ride with adult | Min 48” to drive – Height and Weight Restrictions.

A fleet of eight-wheeled all terrain ARGOs, made famous by their amphibious abilities and resemblance to the moon rover, allow guests to get in the driver’s seat and take the UTVs around a newly designed off-road course!

ARGO Off Road - Diggerland USA Rides
SKID-STEERS

Operator minimum height: 48″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Get behind the controls of a JCB Skidsteer Loader 135 and negotiate your way through our course! These little loaders’ engines boast 47.9hp, but are completely safe for young ones to maneuver. If you’re not tall enough to drive alone, you can sit on mom or dad’s lap!

Skid-Steers - Diggerland USA Rides
BIG DIGGERS

Operator minimum height: 42″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Learn to operate a real digger! Weighing in at a whopping 7,092 pounds, and with a powerful 26.8hp engine, kids can dig until their hearts are content on the JCB 8030’s. This supervised attraction offers family-friendly machinery and the chance to really get down and dirty!

Big Diggers - Diggerland USA Rides
MINI DIG: DUCKS

Operator minimum height: 42″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Snatch floating ducks from a pond with a JCB 8018 CTS mini-excavator! At 2,200 rpms with its piston-driven motor, grabbing all the ducks from our pond is not as easy as it looks!

Mini Diggers: Ducks - Diggerland USA Rides
MINI DIG: TREASURE

Operator minimum height: 42″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Dig up treasure in the JCB 8018 CTS mini-excavator. You’ll be in control of 4,017 pounds of diesel as you move the earth in front of you! See if you can find all of the hidden loot!

Mini Diggers: Treasure - Diggerland USA Rides
MINI DIG: BOWLERS

Operator minimum height: 42″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

No special shoes required for this game of EXTREME bowling! Your “bowling ball” is attached to the arm of a JCB 8018 mini-excavator! Manipulate the arm and see if you can knock down all of the pins! Sounds easy—but not when you’re controlling over two tons of steel!

Mini Diggers: Bowlers - Diggerland USA Rides
DUMPER TRUCKS

Operator minimum height: 56″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 56″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

At 1,310 pounds with 22hp, and 50 maximum torque, we challenge you to get behind the wheel of one of these Terex TA1EH Dumper Trucks! Try taming this monster of metal as you maneuver around a specially designed obstacle course!

Dumper Trucks - Diggerland USA Rides
GROUND SHUTTLE

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

The Groundshuttle, a reimagined JCB 540-170 Telescopic Handler, scoots its passengers 25 degrees in all directions while 6 ½ feet off of the ground. This amazing machinery weighs 26,587 pounds and features 109hp at 2,200rmp! Are you ready to ride?

Ground Shuttle - Diggerland USA Rides
BATTLE TRUCKS

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 30″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Take on Diggerland terrain during our Operation Battle Truck adventure! Hold on, you’ll be roaming the park in an actual five-ton military transport vehicle!

Operation Battle Truck - Diggerland USA Rides
EXCAVATOR EXPRESS

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Now boarding the Diggerland train! This family-friendly ride isn’t pulled by a traditional engine, but instead, a Terex TA1EH Dumper! Take a break from all of the excitement of driving and enjoy a ride around the park!

Excavator Express - Diggerland USA Rides
DIG-A-ROUND

Minimum height 36” to ride – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Half merry-go-round, half excavator! The Dig-A-Round is Diggerland’s version of a carousel! Climb into the bucket of a JCB 8065 and enjoy the breeze as you are elevated and circled around this 14,515 pound 8065 excavator!

Dig-a-Round - Diggerland USA Rides
DIGGER DERBY

Driver minimum height: 38″ Driver maximum height: 60″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Hop behind the wheel of one of these individual mini cars and prepare to burn some serious rubber as you operate the vehicle around our exclusive racetrack. No better way to test your speedway skills and get the adrenaline pumping! (Note:  This ride has a 38” minimum and 60” maximum height to drive)

Digger Derby - Diggerland USA Rides
ELEVATION STATION

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Elevation Station features a diamond plate deck, which holds five passengers and a ride operator. The unit itself weighs over eight tons and is elevated vertically nearly 60 feet with two main hydraulic cylinders powered by a 48-horse power diesel engine. Read all about the release of this new ride in the press release.

VENTRAC 3400’S

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Drive and operate a hydrostatic compact tractor! While the park already has over 25 attractions comprised of excavators, asphalt rollers and even amphibious vehicles, the new fleet of Ventracs will be the first class of tractors the property has seen! Read the Ventrac Press Release.

FARM TRACTORS

Minimum height 36” to ride with an adult – Height and Weight Restrictions.

A Kubota B2601 Tractor is normally found on farms. But here, kids (and adults) can get behind the wheel and take these Farm Tractors for a ride.  Read all about the release of this new ride in the press release.

SHAKE N' ROLL

Operator minimum height: 48″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

These double drum rollers, manufactured by Wacker Neuson, are bitesize versions of the massive asphalt rollers, or “steam rollers” one might associate with highway construction.

Shake N' Roll - Diggerland USA Rides
TURNPIKE TRACTORS

Driver minimum height: 52″ | Passenger minimum height: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Diggerland in New Jersey wouldn’t be complete without its very own turnpike. Custom made for Diggerland, you won’t find this experience anywhere else! Start your engine and give it some gas!

Turnpike Tractors - Diggerland USA Rides
SOARING EAGLE ZIPLINE

Minimum rider height when accompanied by parents/guardian: 42″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Note: Soaring Eagle is available for an additional $6 per individual rider or half off for Season Pass holders.

Soar across the park in side-by-side seats. Enjoy a panoramic view from the 130-foot tower – just before you and your ride companion roar down the 700-foot zipline. No stair tower to climb. No harness or other gear required. Just walk on, take a seat and enjoy the flight.

RUGGED RIDERS

Minimum rider height when accompanied by parents/guardian: 42″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Ride or drive the comfortable and versatile off-road Kubota RTV-900. Weighing almost 2000 lbs and with 21.6 HP, the ease of using the Rugged Riders might surprise you.  Read all about the release of this new ride in the press release.

GREASED BEAST

Minimum rider height: 42″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Our unique attraction features 13 custom built seats in the rear hopper section of a steel demolition trailer; raising passengers over 34 feet in the air before a simulated dump of its cargo.

Greased Beast - Diggerland USA Rides
SKY SHUTTLE

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 42″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Taking our guests to new heights! This JCB 540-170 Telehandler moves up to 10 guests at a time straight up and away for the best view in the park at 50 feet into the air! The 26,587 pound machine boasts a turbocharged engine pumping 81kW (109hp) at 2200rpm!

Skyshuttle - Diggerland USA Rides
SPIN DIZZY

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 42″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Are you brave enough to conquer the Spin Dizzy as it lifts and spins you at not-for-the-faint-of-heart degrees? The specially designed three ton high, torque JCB JS220 will give adrenaline junkies just the fix they need. Strap in and hold on!

Spin Dizzy - Diggerland USA Rides
ROCK WALL

Minimum climber height: 42″ – Height and Weight Restrictions. Close toe and close heel shoes required. No flip flops of sandals.

Are you ready for the Rock Wall challenge? At 32 feet tall, this attraction is higher than a two story house! Once secured in a safety harness, climbers will work their way, step-by-step, up along the wall, trying to vanquish this vertical beast.

Rock Climbing - Diggerland USA Rides
ROPES COURSE

Minimum climber height when accompanied by parents/guardian: 42″ – Height and Weight Restrictions. Close toe and close heel shoes required. No flip flops of sandals.

One of the world’s tallest ropes courses is right here in Diggerland! At four stories tall, this attraction is not for guests with a fear of heights. Suit up with your safety harness, take a deep breath and try to make it to the top. But once you get there, are you brave enough to look down?!

Ropes Course - Diggerland USA Rides
BARREL TRAIN

Height Requirement 30″. No Lap Riding (passengers must be able to sit upright on their own)

Kids (and parents) can have barrels of fun as a passenger on the Barrel Train. Six barrels are pulled by a dumper truck and take passengers on a short cruise around Diggerland.

Barrel Train - Diggerland USA Rides
THE KID ZONE

Children Only, No Height Requirement.

Kids have a place of their very own in the Kids’ Zone! Packed with activities to keep them busy, mom and dad can relax and know that their child is safe and having fun in a place built just for them!

Kid Zone - Diggerland USA Rides
MICRO DIGGERS

Our Micro Diggers are the perfect attraction for those not quite at the 36″ mark just yet! Grab your loose coins and dig your heart out with this miniature machinery.

Micro Diggers - Diggerland USA Rides
VIDEO ARCADE

Diggerland has a full arcade center stocked with some awesome prizes! Take a break and play some Skee-Ball, air hockey, or one of the many other game systems to enjoy.

Diggerland Arcade - Diggerland USA Rides
THE JCB GT

Home of The World’s Fastest Backhoe – the JCB GT. The GT is on display at Diggerland and will travel with our events team around the state making appearances at car shows and community events.

JCB GT The Worlds Fastest Backhoe - Diggerland Rides
GOLD DIGGER

Travel back in time to the Gold Rush era! Purchase your very own bag of dirt to experience the thrill of discovering awesome stones and minerals that reveal themselves when screened in water.

Gold Digger - Diggerland USA Rides
DUCK RACING

On your mark… get set… go, go, go! Choose your lucky rubber duck and use this attraction’s water pump to quack your way down the finish line faster than the rest!

Duck Racing - Diggerland USA Rides
BACKHOE ADVENTURE

Min 36” to ride with adult | Min 48” to operate – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Ready to drive? Take a Backhoe Adventure when you, three friends and a Diggerland ride operator climb inside the cab of a modified JCB 3CX backhoe, alternating behind the wheel of the machine as it navigates our course!

Backhoe Adventure - Diggerland USA Rides
ARGO OFF ROAD

Min 36” to ride with adult | Min 48” to drive – Height and Weight Restrictions.

A fleet of eight-wheeled all terrain ARGOs, made famous by their amphibious abilities and resemblance to the moon rover, allow guests to get in the driver’s seat and take the UTVs around a newly designed off-road course!

ARGO Off Road - Diggerland USA Rides
SKID-STEERS

Operator minimum height: 48″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Get behind the controls of a JCB Skidsteer Loader 135 and negotiate your way through our course! These little loaders’ engines boast 47.9hp, but are completely safe for young ones to maneuver. If you’re not tall enough to drive alone, you can sit on mom or dad’s lap!

Skid-Steers - Diggerland USA Rides
BIG DIGGERS

Operator minimum height: 42″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Learn to operate a real digger! Weighing in at a whopping 7,092 pounds, and with a powerful 26.8hp engine, kids can dig until their hearts are content on the JCB 8030’s. This supervised attraction offers family-friendly machinery and the chance to really get down and dirty!

Big Diggers - Diggerland USA Rides
MINI DIG: DUCKS

Operator minimum height: 42″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Snatch floating ducks from a pond with a JCB 8018 CTS mini-excavator! At 2,200 rpms with its piston-driven motor, grabbing all the ducks from our pond is not as easy as it looks!

Mini Diggers: Ducks - Diggerland USA Rides
MINI DIG: TREASURE

Operator minimum height: 42″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Dig up treasure in the JCB 8018 CTS mini-excavator. You’ll be in control of 4,017 pounds of diesel as you move the earth in front of you! See if you can find all of the hidden loot!

Mini Diggers: Treasure - Diggerland USA Rides
MINI DIG: BOWLERS

Operator minimum height: 42″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

No special shoes required for this game of EXTREME bowling! Your “bowling ball” is attached to the arm of a JCB 8018 mini-excavator! Manipulate the arm and see if you can knock down all of the pins! Sounds easy—but not when you’re controlling over two tons of steel!

Mini Diggers: Bowlers - Diggerland USA Rides
DUMPER TRUCKS

Operator minimum height: 56″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 56″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

At 1,310 pounds with 22hp, and 50 maximum torque, we challenge you to get behind the wheel of one of these Terex TA1EH Dumper Trucks! Try taming this monster of metal as you maneuver around a specially designed obstacle course!

Dumper Trucks - Diggerland USA Rides
GROUND SHUTTLE

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

The Groundshuttle, a reimagined JCB 540-170 Telescopic Handler, scoots its passengers 25 degrees in all directions while 6 ½ feet off of the ground. This amazing machinery weighs 26,587 pounds and features 109hp at 2,200rmp! Are you ready to ride?

Ground Shuttle - Diggerland USA Rides
BATTLE TRUCKS

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 30″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Take on Diggerland terrain during our Operation Battle Truck adventure! Hold on, you’ll be roaming the park in an actual five-ton military transport vehicle!

Operation Battle Truck - Diggerland USA Rides
EXCAVATOR EXPRESS

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Now boarding the Diggerland train! This family-friendly ride isn’t pulled by a traditional engine, but instead, a Terex TA1EH Dumper! Take a break from all of the excitement of driving and enjoy a ride around the park!

Excavator Express - Diggerland USA Rides
DIG-A-ROUND

Minimum height 36” to ride – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Half merry-go-round, half excavator! The Dig-A-Round is Diggerland’s version of a carousel! Climb into the bucket of a JCB 8065 and enjoy the breeze as you are elevated and circled around this 14,515 pound 8065 excavator!

Dig-a-Round - Diggerland USA Rides
DIGGER DERBY

Driver minimum height: 38″ Driver maximum height: 60″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Hop behind the wheel of one of these individual mini cars and prepare to burn some serious rubber as you operate the vehicle around our exclusive racetrack. No better way to test your speedway skills and get the adrenaline pumping! (Note:  This ride has a 38” minimum and 60” maximum height to drive)

Digger Derby - Diggerland USA Rides
ELEVATION STATION

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Elevation Station features a diamond plate deck, which holds five passengers and a ride operator. The unit itself weighs over eight tons and is elevated vertically nearly 60 feet with two main hydraulic cylinders powered by a 48-horse power diesel engine. Read all about the release of this new ride in the press release.

Elevation Station - Diggerland USA Rides
VENTRAC 3400’S

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Drive and operate a hydrostatic compact tractor! While the park already has over 25 attractions comprised of excavators, asphalt rollers and even amphibious vehicles, the new fleet of Ventracs will be the first class of tractors the property has seen! Read the Ventrac Press Release.

Ventrac 3400Y - Diggerland USA Rides
FARM TRACTORS

Minimum height 36” to ride with an adult – Height and Weight Restrictions.

A Kubota B2601 Tractor is normally found on farms. But here, kids (and adults) can get behind the wheel and take these Farm Tractors for a ride.  Read all about the release of this new ride in the press release.

Farm Tractors - Diggerland USA Rides
SHAKE N' ROLL

Operator minimum height: 48″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

These double drum rollers, manufactured by Wacker Neuson, are bitesize versions of the massive asphalt rollers, or “steam rollers” one might associate with highway construction.

Shake N' Roll - Diggerland USA Rides
TURNPIKE TRACTORS

Driver minimum height: 52″ | Passenger minimum height: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Diggerland in New Jersey wouldn’t be complete without its very own turnpike. Custom made for Diggerland, you won’t find this experience anywhere else! Start your engine and give it some gas!

Turnpike Tractors - Diggerland USA Rides
GOLD DIGGER

Travel back in time to the Gold Rush era! Purchase your very own bag of dirt to experience the thrill of discovering awesome stones and minerals that reveal themselves when screened in water.

Gold Digger - Diggerland USA Rides
BARREL TRAIN

Height Requirement 30″. No Lap Riding (passengers must be able to sit upright on their own)

Kids (and parents) can have barrels of fun as a passenger on the Barrel Train. Six barrels are pulled by a dumper truck and take passengers on a short cruise around Diggerland.

Barrel Train - Diggerland USA Rides
THE KID ZONE

Children Only, No Height Requirement.

Kids have a place of their very own in the Kids’ Zone! Packed with activities to keep them busy, mom and dad can relax and know that their child is safe and having fun in a place built just for them!

Kid Zone - Diggerland USA Rides
MICRO DIGGERS

Our Micro Diggers are the perfect attraction for those not quite at the 36″ mark just yet! Grab your loose coins and dig your heart out with this miniature machinery.

Micro Diggers - Diggerland USA Rides
VIDEO ARCADE

Diggerland has a full arcade center stocked with some awesome prizes! Take a break and play some Skee-Ball, air hockey, or one of the many other game systems to enjoy.

Diggerland Arcade - Diggerland USA Rides
THE JCB GT

Home of The World’s Fastest Backhoe – the JCB GT. The GT is on display at Diggerland and will travel with our events team around the state making appearances at car shows and community events.

JCB GT The Worlds Fastest Backhoe - Diggerland Rides
DUCK RACING

On your mark… get set… go, go, go! Choose your lucky rubber duck and use this attraction’s water pump to quack your way down the finish line faster than the rest!

Duck Racing - Diggerland USA Rides
GOLD DIGGER

Travel back in time to the Gold Rush era! Purchase your very own bag of dirt to experience the thrill of discovering awesome stones and minerals that reveal themselves when screened in water.

Gold Digger - Diggerland USA Rides
BARREL TRAIN

Height Requirement 30″. No Lap Riding (passengers must be able to sit upright on their own)

Kids (and parents) can have barrels of fun as a passenger on the Barrel Train. Six barrels are pulled by a dumper truck and take passengers on a short cruise around Diggerland.

Barrel Train - Diggerland USA Rides
THE KID ZONE

Children Only, No Height Requirement.

Kids have a place of their very own in the Kids’ Zone! Packed with activities to keep them busy, mom and dad can relax and know that their child is safe and having fun in a place built just for them!

Kid Zone - Diggerland USA Rides
MICRO DIGGERS

Our Micro Diggers are the perfect attraction for those not quite at the 36″ mark just yet! Grab your loose coins and dig your heart out with this miniature machinery.

Micro Diggers - Diggerland USA Rides
VIDEO ARCADE

Diggerland has a full arcade center stocked with some awesome prizes! Take a break and play some Skee-Ball, air hockey, or one of the many other game systems to enjoy.

Diggerland Arcade - Diggerland USA Rides
THE JCB GT

Home of The World’s Fastest Backhoe – the JCB GT. The GT is on display at Diggerland and will travel with our events team around the state making appearances at car shows and community events.

JCB GT The Worlds Fastest Backhoe - Diggerland Rides
GOAT CAMP

On your mark… get set… go, go, go! Choose your lucky rubber duck and use this attraction’s water pump to quack your way down the finish line faster than the rest!

Duck Racing - Diggerland USA Rides
MINIMUM HEIGHT: 42 Inches +
BACKHOE ADVENTURE

Min 36” to ride with adult | Min 48” to operate – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Ready to drive? Take a Backhoe Adventure when you, three friends and a Diggerland ride operator climb inside the cab of a modified JCB 3CX backhoe, alternating behind the wheel of the machine as it navigates our course!

Backhoe Adventure - Diggerland USA Rides
ARGO OFF ROAD

Min 36” to ride with adult | Min 48” to drive – Height and Weight Restrictions.

A fleet of eight-wheeled all terrain ARGOs, made famous by their amphibious abilities and resemblance to the moon rover, allow guests to get in the driver’s seat and take the UTVs around a newly designed off-road course!

ARGO Off Road - Diggerland USA Rides
SKID-STEERS

Operator minimum height: 48″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Get behind the controls of a JCB Skidsteer Loader 135 and negotiate your way through our course! These little loaders’ engines boast 47.9hp, but are completely safe for young ones to maneuver. If you’re not tall enough to drive alone, you can sit on mom or dad’s lap!

Skid-Steers - Diggerland USA Rides
BIG DIGGERS

Operator minimum height: 42″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Learn to operate a real digger! Weighing in at a whopping 7,092 pounds, and with a powerful 26.8hp engine, kids can dig until their hearts are content on the JCB 8030’s. This supervised attraction offers family-friendly machinery and the chance to really get down and dirty!

Big Diggers - Diggerland USA Rides
MINI DIG: DUCKS

Operator minimum height: 42″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Snatch floating ducks from a pond with a JCB 8018 CTS mini-excavator! At 2,200 rpms with its piston-driven motor, grabbing all the ducks from our pond is not as easy as it looks!

Mini Diggers: Ducks - Diggerland USA Rides
MINI DIG: TREASURE

Operator minimum height: 42″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Dig up treasure in the JCB 8018 CTS mini-excavator. You’ll be in control of 4,017 pounds of diesel as you move the earth in front of you! See if you can find all of the hidden loot!

Mini Diggers: Treasure - Diggerland USA Rides
MINI DIG: BOWLERS

Operator minimum height: 42″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

No special shoes required for this game of EXTREME bowling! Your “bowling ball” is attached to the arm of a JCB 8018 mini-excavator! Manipulate the arm and see if you can knock down all of the pins! Sounds easy—but not when you’re controlling over two tons of steel!

Mini Diggers: Bowlers - Diggerland USA Rides
DUMPER TRUCKS

Operator minimum height: 56″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 56″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

At 1,310 pounds with 22hp, and 50 maximum torque, we challenge you to get behind the wheel of one of these Terex TA1EH Dumper Trucks! Try taming this monster of metal as you maneuver around a specially designed obstacle course!

Dumper Trucks - Diggerland USA Rides
GROUND SHUTTLE

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

The Groundshuttle, a reimagined JCB 540-170 Telescopic Handler, scoots its passengers 25 degrees in all directions while 6 ½ feet off of the ground. This amazing machinery weighs 26,587 pounds and features 109hp at 2,200rmp! Are you ready to ride?

Ground Shuttle - Diggerland USA Rides
BATTLE TRUCKS

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 30″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Take on Diggerland terrain during our Operation Battle Truck adventure! Hold on, you’ll be roaming the park in an actual five-ton military transport vehicle!

Operation Battle Truck - Diggerland USA Rides
EXCAVATOR EXPRESS

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Now boarding the Diggerland train! This family-friendly ride isn’t pulled by a traditional engine, but instead, a Terex TA1EH Dumper! Take a break from all of the excitement of driving and enjoy a ride around the park!

Excavator Express - Diggerland USA Rides
DIG-A-ROUND

Minimum height 36” to ride – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Half merry-go-round, half excavator! The Dig-A-Round is Diggerland’s version of a carousel! Climb into the bucket of a JCB 8065 and enjoy the breeze as you are elevated and circled around this 14,515 pound 8065 excavator!

Dig-a-Round - Diggerland USA Rides
DIGGER DERBY

Driver minimum height: 38″ Driver maximum height: 60″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Hop behind the wheel of one of these individual mini cars and prepare to burn some serious rubber as you operate the vehicle around our exclusive racetrack. No better way to test your speedway skills and get the adrenaline pumping! (Note:  This ride has a 38” minimum and 60” maximum height to drive)

Digger Derby - Diggerland USA Rides
ELEVATION STATION

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Elevation Station features a diamond plate deck, which holds five passengers and a ride operator. The unit itself weighs over eight tons and is elevated vertically nearly 60 feet with two main hydraulic cylinders powered by a 48-horse power diesel engine. Read all about the release of this new ride in the press release.

VENTRAC 3400’S

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Drive and operate a hydrostatic compact tractor! While the park already has over 25 attractions comprised of excavators, asphalt rollers and even amphibious vehicles, the new fleet of Ventracs will be the first class of tractors the property has seen! Read the Ventrac Press Release.

FARM TRACTORS

Minimum height 36” to ride with an adult – Height and Weight Restrictions.

A Kubota B2601 Tractor is normally found on farms. But here, kids (and adults) can get behind the wheel and take these Farm Tractors for a ride.  Read all about the release of this new ride in the press release.

SHAKE N' ROLL

Operator minimum height: 48″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

These double drum rollers, manufactured by Wacker Neuson, are bitesize versions of the massive asphalt rollers, or “steam rollers” one might associate with highway construction.

Shake N' Roll - Diggerland USA Rides
TURNPIKE TRACTORS

Driver minimum height: 52″ | Passenger minimum height: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Diggerland in New Jersey wouldn’t be complete without its very own turnpike. Custom made for Diggerland, you won’t find this experience anywhere else! Start your engine and give it some gas!

Turnpike Tractors - Diggerland USA Rides
SOARING EAGLE ZIPLINE

Minimum rider height when accompanied by parents/guardian: 42″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Note: Soaring Eagle is available for an additional $6 per individual rider or half off for Season Pass holders.

Soar across the park in side-by-side seats. Enjoy a panoramic view from the 130-foot tower – just before you and your ride companion roar down the 700-foot zipline. No stair tower to climb. No harness or other gear required. Just walk on, take a seat and enjoy the flight.

RUGGED RIDERS

Minimum rider height when accompanied by parents/guardian: 42″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Ride or drive the comfortable and versatile off-road Kubota RTV-900. Weighing almost 2000 lbs and with 21.6 HP, the ease of using the Rugged Riders might surprise you.  Read all about the release of this new ride in the press release.

GREASED BEAST

Minimum rider height: 42″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Our unique attraction features 13 custom built seats in the rear hopper section of a steel demolition trailer; raising passengers over 34 feet in the air before a simulated dump of its cargo.

Greased Beast - Diggerland USA Rides
SKY SHUTTLE

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 42″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Taking our guests to new heights! This JCB 540-170 Telehandler moves up to 10 guests at a time straight up and away for the best view in the park at 50 feet into the air! The 26,587 pound machine boasts a turbocharged engine pumping 81kW (109hp) at 2200rpm!

Skyshuttle - Diggerland USA Rides
SPIN DIZZY

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 42″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Are you brave enough to conquer the Spin Dizzy as it lifts and spins you at not-for-the-faint-of-heart degrees? The specially designed three ton high, torque JCB JS220 will give adrenaline junkies just the fix they need. Strap in and hold on!

Spin Dizzy - Diggerland USA Rides
ROCK WALL

Minimum climber height: 42″ – Height and Weight Restrictions. Close toe and close heel shoes required. No flip flops of sandals.

Are you ready for the Rock Wall challenge? At 32 feet tall, this attraction is higher than a two story house! Once secured in a safety harness, climbers will work their way, step-by-step, up along the wall, trying to vanquish this vertical beast.

Rock Climbing - Diggerland USA Rides
ROPES COURSE

Minimum climber height when accompanied by parents/guardian: 42″ – Height and Weight Restrictions. Close toe and close heel shoes required. No flip flops of sandals.

One of the world’s tallest ropes courses is right here in Diggerland! At four stories tall, this attraction is not for guests with a fear of heights. Suit up with your safety harness, take a deep breath and try to make it to the top. But once you get there, are you brave enough to look down?!

Ropes Course - Diggerland USA Rides
BARREL TRAIN

Height Requirement 30″. No Lap Riding (passengers must be able to sit upright on their own)

Kids (and parents) can have barrels of fun as a passenger on the Barrel Train. Six barrels are pulled by a dumper truck and take passengers on a short cruise around Diggerland.

Barrel Train - Diggerland USA Rides
THE KID ZONE

Children Only, No Height Requirement.

Kids have a place of their very own in the Kids’ Zone! Packed with activities to keep them busy, mom and dad can relax and know that their child is safe and having fun in a place built just for them!

Kid Zone - Diggerland USA Rides
MICRO DIGGERS

Our Micro Diggers are the perfect attraction for those not quite at the 36″ mark just yet! Grab your loose coins and dig your heart out with this miniature machinery.

Micro Diggers - Diggerland USA Rides
VIDEO ARCADE

Diggerland has a full arcade center stocked with some awesome prizes! Take a break and play some Skee-Ball, air hockey, or one of the many other game systems to enjoy.

Diggerland Arcade - Diggerland USA Rides
THE JCB GT

Home of The World’s Fastest Backhoe – the JCB GT. The GT is on display at Diggerland and will travel with our events team around the state making appearances at car shows and community events.

JCB GT The Worlds Fastest Backhoe - Diggerland Rides
GOLD DIGGER

Travel back in time to the Gold Rush era! Purchase your very own bag of dirt to experience the thrill of discovering awesome stones and minerals that reveal themselves when screened in water.

Gold Digger - Diggerland USA Rides
DUCK RACING

On your mark… get set… go, go, go! Choose your lucky rubber duck and use this attraction’s water pump to quack your way down the finish line faster than the rest!

Duck Racing - Diggerland USA Rides
MINIMUM HEIGHT: 36 to 42 Inches
BACKHOE ADVENTURE

Min 36” to ride with adult | Min 48” to operate – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Ready to drive? Take a Backhoe Adventure when you, three friends and a Diggerland ride operator climb inside the cab of a modified JCB 3CX backhoe, alternating behind the wheel of the machine as it navigates our course!

Backhoe Adventure - Diggerland USA Rides
ARGO OFF ROAD

Min 36” to ride with adult | Min 48” to drive – Height and Weight Restrictions.

A fleet of eight-wheeled all terrain ARGOs, made famous by their amphibious abilities and resemblance to the moon rover, allow guests to get in the driver’s seat and take the UTVs around a newly designed off-road course!

ARGO Off Road - Diggerland USA Rides
SKID-STEERS

Operator minimum height: 48″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Get behind the controls of a JCB Skidsteer Loader 135 and negotiate your way through our course! These little loaders’ engines boast 47.9hp, but are completely safe for young ones to maneuver. If you’re not tall enough to drive alone, you can sit on mom or dad’s lap!

Skid-Steers - Diggerland USA Rides
BIG DIGGERS

Operator minimum height: 42″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Learn to operate a real digger! Weighing in at a whopping 7,092 pounds, and with a powerful 26.8hp engine, kids can dig until their hearts are content on the JCB 8030’s. This supervised attraction offers family-friendly machinery and the chance to really get down and dirty!

Big Diggers - Diggerland USA Rides
MINI DIG: DUCKS

Operator minimum height: 42″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Snatch floating ducks from a pond with a JCB 8018 CTS mini-excavator! At 2,200 rpms with its piston-driven motor, grabbing all the ducks from our pond is not as easy as it looks!

Mini Diggers: Ducks - Diggerland USA Rides
MINI DIG: TREASURE

Operator minimum height: 42″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Dig up treasure in the JCB 8018 CTS mini-excavator. You’ll be in control of 4,017 pounds of diesel as you move the earth in front of you! See if you can find all of the hidden loot!

Mini Diggers: Treasure - Diggerland USA Rides
MINI DIG: BOWLERS

Operator minimum height: 42″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

No special shoes required for this game of EXTREME bowling! Your “bowling ball” is attached to the arm of a JCB 8018 mini-excavator! Manipulate the arm and see if you can knock down all of the pins! Sounds easy—but not when you’re controlling over two tons of steel!

Mini Diggers: Bowlers - Diggerland USA Rides
DUMPER TRUCKS

Operator minimum height: 56″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 56″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

At 1,310 pounds with 22hp, and 50 maximum torque, we challenge you to get behind the wheel of one of these Terex TA1EH Dumper Trucks! Try taming this monster of metal as you maneuver around a specially designed obstacle course!

Dumper Trucks - Diggerland USA Rides
GROUND SHUTTLE

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

The Groundshuttle, a reimagined JCB 540-170 Telescopic Handler, scoots its passengers 25 degrees in all directions while 6 ½ feet off of the ground. This amazing machinery weighs 26,587 pounds and features 109hp at 2,200rmp! Are you ready to ride?

Ground Shuttle - Diggerland USA Rides
BATTLE TRUCKS

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 30″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Take on Diggerland terrain during our Operation Battle Truck adventure! Hold on, you’ll be roaming the park in an actual five-ton military transport vehicle!

Operation Battle Truck - Diggerland USA Rides
EXCAVATOR EXPRESS

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Now boarding the Diggerland train! This family-friendly ride isn’t pulled by a traditional engine, but instead, a Terex TA1EH Dumper! Take a break from all of the excitement of driving and enjoy a ride around the park!

Excavator Express - Diggerland USA Rides
DIG-A-ROUND

Minimum height 36” to ride – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Half merry-go-round, half excavator! The Dig-A-Round is Diggerland’s version of a carousel! Climb into the bucket of a JCB 8065 and enjoy the breeze as you are elevated and circled around this 14,515 pound 8065 excavator!

Dig-a-Round - Diggerland USA Rides
DIGGER DERBY

Driver minimum height: 38″ Driver maximum height: 60″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Hop behind the wheel of one of these individual mini cars and prepare to burn some serious rubber as you operate the vehicle around our exclusive racetrack. No better way to test your speedway skills and get the adrenaline pumping! (Note:  This ride has a 38” minimum and 60” maximum height to drive)

Digger Derby - Diggerland USA Rides
ELEVATION STATION

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Elevation Station features a diamond plate deck, which holds five passengers and a ride operator. The unit itself weighs over eight tons and is elevated vertically nearly 60 feet with two main hydraulic cylinders powered by a 48-horse power diesel engine. Read all about the release of this new ride in the press release.

Elevation Station - Diggerland USA Rides
VENTRAC 3400’S

Rider minimum height when accompanied by parent or guardian: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Drive and operate a hydrostatic compact tractor! While the park already has over 25 attractions comprised of excavators, asphalt rollers and even amphibious vehicles, the new fleet of Ventracs will be the first class of tractors the property has seen! Read the Ventrac Press Release.

Ventrac 3400Y - Diggerland USA Rides
FARM TRACTORS

Minimum height 36” to ride with an adult – Height and Weight Restrictions.

A Kubota B2601 Tractor is normally found on farms. But here, kids (and adults) can get behind the wheel and take these Farm Tractors for a ride.  Read all about the release of this new ride in the press release.

Farm Tractors - Diggerland USA Rides
SHAKE N' ROLL

Operator minimum height: 48″ | Lap rider must be: 36″ – 48″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

These double drum rollers, manufactured by Wacker Neuson, are bitesize versions of the massive asphalt rollers, or “steam rollers” one might associate with highway construction.

Shake N' Roll - Diggerland USA Rides
TURNPIKE TRACTORS

Driver minimum height: 52″ | Passenger minimum height: 36″ – Height and Weight Restrictions.

Diggerland in New Jersey wouldn’t be complete without its very own turnpike. Custom made for Diggerland, you won’t find this experience anywhere else! Start your engine and give it some gas!

Turnpike Tractors - Diggerland USA Rides
GOLD DIGGER

Travel back in time to the Gold Rush era! Purchase your very own bag of dirt to experience the thrill of discovering awesome stones and minerals that reveal themselves when screened in water.

Gold Digger - Diggerland USA Rides
BARREL TRAIN

Height Requirement 30″. No Lap Riding (passengers must be able to sit upright on their own)

Kids (and parents) can have barrels of fun as a passenger on the Barrel Train. Six barrels are pulled by a dumper truck and take passengers on a short cruise around Diggerland.

Barrel Train - Diggerland USA Rides
THE KID ZONE

Children Only, No Height Requirement.

Kids have a place of their very own in the Kids’ Zone! Packed with activities to keep them busy, mom and dad can relax and know that their child is safe and having fun in a place built just for them!

Kid Zone - Diggerland USA Rides
MICRO DIGGERS

Our Micro Diggers are the perfect attraction for those not quite at the 36″ mark just yet! Grab your loose coins and dig your heart out with this miniature machinery.

Micro Diggers - Diggerland USA Rides
VIDEO ARCADE

Diggerland has a full arcade center stocked with some awesome prizes! Take a break and play some Skee-Ball, air hockey, or one of the many other game systems to enjoy.

Diggerland Arcade - Diggerland USA Rides
THE JCB GT

Home of The World’s Fastest Backhoe – the JCB GT. The GT is on display at Diggerland and will travel with our events team around the state making appearances at car shows and community events.

JCB GT The Worlds Fastest Backhoe - Diggerland Rides
DUCK RACING

On your mark… get set… go, go, go! Choose your lucky rubber duck and use this attraction’s water pump to quack your way down the finish line faster than the rest!

Duck Racing - Diggerland USA Rides
HEIGHT: Little/No Requirement
GOLD DIGGER

Travel back in time to the Gold Rush era! Purchase your very own bag of dirt to experience the thrill of discovering awesome stones and minerals that reveal themselves when screened in water.

Gold Digger - Diggerland USA Rides
BARREL TRAIN

Height Requirement 30″. No Lap Riding (passengers must be able to sit upright on their own)

Kids (and parents) can have barrels of fun as a passenger on the Barrel Train. Six barrels are pulled by a dumper truck and take passengers on a short cruise around Diggerland.

Barrel Train - Diggerland USA Rides
THE KID ZONE

Children Only, No Height Requirement.

Kids have a place of their very own in the Kids’ Zone! Packed with activities to keep them busy, mom and dad can relax and know that their child is safe and having fun in a place built just for them!

Kid Zone - Diggerland USA Rides
MICRO DIGGERS

Our Micro Diggers are the perfect attraction for those not quite at the 36″ mark just yet! Grab your loose coins and dig your heart out with this miniature machinery.

Micro Diggers - Diggerland USA Rides
VIDEO ARCADE

Diggerland has a full arcade center stocked with some awesome prizes! Take a break and play some Skee-Ball, air hockey, or one of the many other game systems to enjoy.

Diggerland Arcade - Diggerland USA Rides
THE JCB GT

Home of The World’s Fastest Backhoe – the JCB GT. The GT is on display at Diggerland and will travel with our events team around the state making appearances at car shows and community events.

JCB GT The Worlds Fastest Backhoe - Diggerland Rides
GOAT CAMP

On your mark… get set… go, go, go! Choose your lucky rubber duck and use this attraction’s water pump to quack your way down the finish line faster than the rest!

Duck Racing - Diggerland USA Rides

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