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Address: Lake Wales, FL
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Cars will coast uphill at this mysterious site.

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My friend says I lack imagination.....hence didn't get it

Well the pretext here is that you are on a hill and when you think you should roll one way, lo and behold, thd car rolls in the exact opposite direction. We'll sorry to... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Viggenboy
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Well the pretext here is that you are on a hill and when you think you should roll one way, lo and behold, thd car rolls in the exact opposite direction. We'll sorry to disappoint, but I didn't see the illusion. The car rolled in the exact same direction I expected it too. Now there were 4 people in the... More 

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Thank Viggenboy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I had never heard of this until we drove by..drive it a few times and have fun! We thought we were going to roll forward but rolled backward instead.

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Thank Susan J
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You've got to try it it is great, you want believe it, you and the kids will be talking for months to come.

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Thank Nancy B
Winter Haven, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spook Hill is one of the things that help define Lake Wales. For years, countless vehicles have lined up at the bottom of Spook Hill and watched in wonder as they rolled back "up hill." A good place for all ages, especially children. Don't try to analyze the phenomenon, just enjoy!

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Thank FlaNative_49
Kankakee< IL, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spook Hill is located in Lake Wales, FL down a side road and off the beaten path. If you have the time, experience the fun of sitting in your car and going seemingly going uphill while in neutral. It's fun!!

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Thank Sandra M
Stockport, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Tourist information recommended we take a detour here on the way to Bok Tower, we actually went on the way back. It might be a little bit silly but it feels real and like it really does go uphill, definitely worth a visit if you are in the area!

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Thank Moose_Hunters
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

My husband's Grandfather spent his whole life in Lake Wales and always talked of Spook Hill, so we went to visit! It truly is a must see if you are in Lake Wales!!

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Thank Crystal W
Orlando, Florida
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

I'm not sure why this place is even on the maps of places to go. Wanted something to do so we took a trip to Spook Hill. As we got there we waited in line, yes in line..lol There is nothing spooky about this place. Driving up to the white line and letting your car roll backwards in neutral is... More 

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Thank Maria B
Sebring, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Very puzzling attraction. The car is set in neutral at the bottom of two hills. The vehicle appears to backup the hill . My 12 year old granddaughter said "I'm confused", each of the three times we did this experiment. A puzzling phenomena indeed. If you venture near Lake Wales, Florida, it will be worth the extra few minutes off... More 

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Thank Kathy S
Pomona, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We went here with my brother and sister in law who have been here before. They said the car went faster then before which made it more spookier. We did it several times and then turned the car around and did it again. Still worked which was strange..This is really cool how can your car go uphill in neutral is... More 

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