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Guess the Coaster: Round 1

This is pretty self-explanatory. Each week or so I will post a heavily-distorted picture of a rollercoaster. It is not necessarily a picture that can be found on Coaster101, so you can’t go snooping around for a look alike! You...

Big Bad Wolf to be retired

There is some sad news out of Williamsburg today from Busch Gardens: “WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (July 24, 2009) – After 25 years traveling at the speed of fright, The Big Bad Wolf will take its last trip through Busch Gardens’ Bavarian...

Vote today!

You only have until Sunday to vote for your favorite coaster in the Coaster101 Photography Contest! We have over 60 great entries to choose from! Click here to vote!

Really Kennywood?

I got all excited when Kennywood told us they would be making a “big announcement” over the past weekend. I was gone over the weekend so I had actually forgotten about it until yesterday when I realized there was no...

Fading Secrecy

Secrecy has become a non-priority in the amusement park industry. In today’s world of the internet, iPod, and iPhones it’s much harder to keep secrets than it was in years past. The internet culture has changed the game. The industry...

Efteling adding dueling coasters!

We tend to not cover many international parks, but that’s one of the many changes coming to the new Coaster101! The big news out of the Netherlands: Efteling is expanding in a huge way in the coming years. Out of a slew of...

Remember Libertyland

It’s been nearly four years since Libertyland in Memphis, TN closed its doors forever. I made this video a few years ago as a final goodbye. But with half of the park still standing… abandoned… it’s really hard to see...

What’s coming to California Adventure

It might be old news that Disney’s California Adventure is receiving a major makeover, I thought I would share a link to a new website Disney has launched in order to show you what all is ahead for the park....