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by WestBurbs14
Sat Jul 03, 2010 4:33 pm
Forum: Rides
Topic: If you could bring it back...
Replies: 27
Views: 20024

Re: If you could bring it back...

Great Question. Gurnee: 1. Delta Flyer/Eagle's Flight 2. Splashwater Falls (Why did they remove it if they didn't want to replace it with anything?) 3. Edge 4. Tidal Wave 5. Traffique Jam If I may inject a non-ride request, I'd like the 5-cent root beer stand back in Hometown Square! I'd even settle...
by WestBurbs14
Sun Mar 07, 2010 4:10 pm
Forum: Rides
Topic: IT"S GONE! WHAT IS NEXT?
Replies: 21
Views: 19484

Re: IT"S GONE! WHAT IS NEXT?

My heart has a soft spot for the Whizzer. How many times it thrilled me (five, I think) during that first visit in 1976 when I was 14. The banked turns and speed were great and quite surprising from a bland-looking ride. I do understand that if a park doesn't have the parts to maintain a ride, it's ...
by WestBurbs14
Tue Jun 24, 2008 3:13 pm
Forum: Rides
Topic: Shockwave at SFMM
Replies: 5
Views: 3796

Re: Shockwave at SFMM

steven wrote:For you Shockwave fans, I took this photo of a Shockwave car from Gurnee earlier this month at Six Flags Magic Mountain:

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Steven
What was it doing at Magic Mountain?
by WestBurbs14
Wed Jan 23, 2008 4:48 pm
Forum: Shows
Topic: Good Bye Theater Royale
Replies: 25
Views: 21313

The new facade is nice-looking on its own, but it doesn't fit in with New Orleans. Do theme park managers think about the long term? This is how Santa Clara's theming went downhill.
by WestBurbs14
Mon Dec 31, 2007 11:55 am
Forum: Rides
Topic: The Last Great America Flat/Thrill Ride Standing
Replies: 290
Views: 76088

Hurt: Barney Oldfield Speedway
Heal: The Edge

Fiddler's Fling: 1
Barney Oldfield Speedway: 19
The Edge: 55
by WestBurbs14
Sun Dec 30, 2007 2:46 pm
Forum: Rides
Topic: The Last Great America Flat/Thrill Ride Standing
Replies: 290
Views: 76088

Hurt: Barney Oldfield Speedway
Heal: The Edge

Fiddler's Fling: 4
Barney Oldfield Speedway: 20
The Edge: 51
by WestBurbs14
Sat Dec 29, 2007 3:07 pm
Forum: Rides
Topic: The Last Great America Flat/Thrill Ride Standing
Replies: 290
Views: 76088

Hurt: Fiddler's Fling
Heal: The Edge

Fiddler's Fling: 8
Barney Oldfield Speedway: 18
The Edge: 49
by WestBurbs14
Thu Dec 27, 2007 3:37 pm
Forum: Rides
Topic: The Last Great America Flat/Thrill Ride Standing
Replies: 290
Views: 76088

Hurt: Barney Oldfield Speedway
Heal: The Edge

Fiddler's Fling: 13
Barney Oldfield Speedway: 18
The Edge: 44
by WestBurbs14
Wed Dec 26, 2007 4:28 pm
Forum: Rides
Topic: The Last Great America Flat/Thrill Ride Standing
Replies: 290
Views: 76088

Hurt: Rue Le Dodge
Heal: The Edge

Rue Le Dodge: 1
Fiddler's Fling: 15
Barney Oldfield Speedway: 15
The Edge: 44
by WestBurbs14
Mon Dec 24, 2007 7:03 pm
Forum: Rides
Topic: The Last Great America Flat/Thrill Ride Standing
Replies: 290
Views: 76088

Hurt: Rue Le Dodge
Heal: The Edge

Rue Le Dodge: 4
Fiddler's Fling: 14
Barney Oldfield Speedway: 15
The Edge: 42
by WestBurbs14
Sun Dec 23, 2007 2:35 pm
Forum: Rides
Topic: The Last Great America Flat/Thrill Ride Standing
Replies: 290
Views: 76088

Hurt: Rue Le Dodge
Heal: The Edge

Rue Le Dodge: 6
Fiddler's Fling: 15
Barney Oldfield Speedway: 15
The Edge: 39
by WestBurbs14
Sat Dec 22, 2007 10:49 am
Forum: Rides
Topic: The Last Great America Flat/Thrill Ride Standing
Replies: 290
Views: 76088

Hurt: Rue Le Dodge
Heal: The Edge

Rue Le Dodge: 7
Fiddler's Fling: 14
Barney Oldfield Speedway: 16
The Edge: 38
by WestBurbs14
Fri Dec 21, 2007 1:15 pm
Forum: Rides
Topic: The Last Great America Flat/Thrill Ride Standing
Replies: 290
Views: 76088

Hurt: Rue Le Dodge
Heal: The Edge

Rue Le Dodge: 9
Fiddler's Fling: 15
Barney Oldfield Speedway: 17
The Edge: 34
by WestBurbs14
Thu Dec 20, 2007 7:28 pm
Forum: Rides
Topic: The Last Great America Flat/Thrill Ride Standing
Replies: 290
Views: 76088

Hurt: Rue Le Dodge
Heal: The Edge

Rue Le Dodge: 11
Fiddler's Fling: 15
Barney Oldfield Speedway: 16
The Edge: 33
by WestBurbs14
Wed Dec 19, 2007 2:24 pm
Forum: Rides
Topic: The Last Great America Flat/Thrill Ride Standing
Replies: 290
Views: 76088

Hurt: Rue Le Dodge
Heal: The Edge

Rue Le Dodge: 12
Fiddler's Fling: 16
Barney Oldfield Speedway: 19
The Edge: 28