• Posts Tagged ‘roller coaster’

    Conneaut Lake Park To Be Sold Off In Pieces

    by  • February 7, 2014 • History, Industry News

    Sad news for one of America’s shrinking number of amusement parks. Conneaut Lake Park trustees were unable to raise the money to pay off back taxes. Now the park is set to be sold off in pieces. Home to the ‘Blue Streak’ coaster, recently refurbished and designated historic by American Coaster Enthusiasts, Conneaut Lake...

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    Cedar Point Adds Final Piece of Track for GateKeeper

    by  • March 7, 2013 • Cedar Point

    A new roller coaster that will transform the main entrance of Cedar Point reached an exciting milestone when workers completed the track for GateKeeper. It took 102 pieces of track to complete the 4,164-foot track layout. Check out these photos taken from the track of GateKeeper by the local newspaper. Riders will enjoy the...

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    Vekoma featured on Mega Factories

    by  • January 14, 2013 • Manufacturers

    Mega Factories, a popular show on National Geographic Channel, recently featured the high adrenalin generating talents of Vekoma roller coasters. Here they’re focusing on one of the latest models of the classic Boomerang ride. It’s one of their more affordable options (both in terms of footprint and price), so you see them in many parks. Still,...

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