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Dollywood announces Mystery Mine

Dollywood’s new ride for the 2007 season is a mystery no more with the theme park’s announcement of the $17.5 million Mystery Mine steel roller coaster. Marking the largest capital investment in the company’s history, Mystery Mine brings a one-acre...

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Georgia’s Goliath Opening Photos

Mark Cross was kind enough to allow us to use some of his photos from Goliath’s recent opening at Six Flags over Georgia. It’s an impressive coaster!

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Orlando 2006

I was a young lad of only 14 years. I remember my parents telling me that we were taking our first family vacation to Disney World and Universal Studios. I don’t remember much after that moment, but judging by these...

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Expedition Evacuation

I was fortunate enough to experience an emergency stop on Expedition Everest earlier this week! The ride was going along greatly, we went up the first lifthill with no problems, completed the first part of the ride, but once we...

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Six Flags Great America Fright Fest

Hey everyone, I’m back from my trip up to Chicago and I’ve got my first official TR! First I’ll just set the scene for Saturday: It was a SATURDAY, it was 90 degrees plus, and it was Latino Fest. I’ll...


El Toro debuting at Six Flags Great Adventure in 2006!

In 2006, thrill seekers at the World’s largest regional theme park will challenge El Toro, an enormous, new wooden roller coaster under construction at Six Flags Great Adventure. The thrill ride, which incorporates the most daring features of the world’s...


Patriot coming to Worlds of Fun in 2006

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The American Dream becomes the American Scream at Worlds of Fun for thrill seekers grasped in the clutches of the new PATRIOT roller coaster. In spring 2006, guests at Worlds of Fun amusement park in Kansas...


Gravity Group Interview

We had the opportunity to ask Chad Miller of  The Gravity Group some questions about what all they do. Read what he said below: When designing a coaster, do you help guide the park in choosing a location for the...