The Galaxy Raceway is a children’s ride in West Edmonton Mall’s Galaxyland amusement park.
Galaxy Raceway is the name for the parks children’s electric go-karts, which travel along a track located on the lower floor of the park. The track is situated below The Autosled, The Dragon Wagon, The Galaxy Orbiter, and a portion of the Galaxyland Express.
The carts are speed limited to ensure the save operation of younger children. Rather than throttle and braking being operated by petals, there a levers affixed to the steering wheel. These are colored green for go and red for stop. Attaching them to the steering wheel accommodates shorter riders who may not be able to reach traditional pedals.
The ride’s location was once occupied by a lake, which has been long drained due to maintenance issues.
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