SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, TX (KVEO NEWS CENTER 23) — It's the only one on the Island and NewsCenter 23's Na'tassia Finley got a chance to check out Schlitterbahn's newest attraction, The Soaring Eagle, which is now up and running for those thrill seekers.
At it's highest point, it reaches more than a 100 feet and soars forward and backwards at more than 30 mph. From the top, a full aerial view of the water park, the beach and the bay, Marketing Director Mike Bigelow says it's not just visitors who can experience the thrill, "If you're just here visiting the Island, you don't even need a park ticket to enjoy the ride."
If you want to check out the Soaring Eagle, visit the park entrance, it's on your left. For more information about Schlitterbahn Water Park on South Padre Island visit: http://www.schlitterbahn.com/spi/