Of the hundreds of roller coasters we’ve collectively ridden, these are what we consider the 10 best steel roller coasters in the United States.

Roller Coaster Critics - Top 10 - 2017 Voters

Top 10 Steel Roller Coasters in the U.S.

RankRoller CoasterTheme ParkDesigner/Type
10thNew Texas GiantSix Flags Over TexasRMC Hybrid
9thIntimidator 305Kings DominionIntamin Giga
8thMagnum XL-200Cedar PointArrow Hyper
Six Flags Magic MountainRMC Racer
6thIron RattlerSix Flags Fiesta TexasRMC Hybrid
5thApollo's ChariotBusch Gardens WilliamsburgB&M Hyper
4thMaverickCedar PointIntamin Looper
3rdSuperman: The RideSix Flags New EnglandIntamin Hyper
2ndFury 325CarowindsB&M Giga
1stMillennium ForceCedar PointIntamin Giga
Click the roller coaster names to read in-depth reviews.

Top Steel International Roller Coaster

International Honorable Mention: Leviathan at Canada’s Wonderland was our top international coaster and would have made the top overall list, but we decided to keep the list to the U.S.

More Top Roller Coasters

You can also view our Top Overall Roller Coasters and our Top Wooden Roller Coasters lists.

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