Height Requirement

38″ Height Requirement

At Walt Disney World there are plenty of attractions. Although there are 88 attractions that can be enjoyed by visitors of any height there are rides that are just not suitable for guests under a certain height. Check out this previous post if you want to know which attractions can be enjoyed by everyone by clicking here.  There are 7 different height categories for attractions at Walt Disney World: 32″, 35″, 38″, 40″, 42″, 44″ and 48″. This post has all the attractions found at the Disney theme parks that require guests to be a minimum height of 38″. 

There are three parks that have rides with this height requirement: Animal Kingdom, Hollywood Studios and Magic Kingdom. 38″ is about 3 years old. So just over that free mark for your little visitors. Each of the three theme parks has one attraction that has a 38″ height requirement. Each are fun and thrill filled for those that are much taller than 38″. Here’s the list of attractions, click the heading for more details on each of these attractions.

Animal Kingdom, Asia

Kali River Rapids

Hollywood Studios, Toy Story Land

Slinky Dog Dash

Magic Kingdom, Fantasyland

Seven Dwarf’s Mine Train

Keep these in mind when you’re making your FastPass reservations. Make sure to measure your kids before you leave for your vacation to make sure they meet the requirement. For tips on how to give your kids that extra boost for height, check out this old post. There are also some other fantastic attractions that kids this height can enjoy so be sure to check the 35″ list and the rides that are for everyone. For other tips on travelling with younger children check out these posts:

What to do with Preschooler in Line

Animal Kingdom with Preschoolers

Park Naps

Toddler Essentials

Time Outs at Disney World

Happy Planning, Friends.