Dollywood’s Splash Country to Build New Racing Slide for 2017

PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (August 16, 2016) – With the excitement of what is shaping up to be a record season in 2016, The Dollywood Company today announced the addition of TailSpin Racer to Dollywood’s Splash Country for 2017.

Image: Dollywood
Image: Dollywood
Read More

Lightning Rod is Officially Open at Dollywood!

Last August, Dollywood announced their latest and craziest thrill yet, Lightning Rod, as this year’s new attraction. Later, the park announced that the ride would open in mid-March of this year, but sadly technical issues delayed the ride’s opening. On …

Read More

Post IAAPA News Roundup

Last week, the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions held their annual expo in Orlando. At the convention, ride manufacturers showed off their latest creations and parks revealed even more details of their new attractions!

Here’s some links to …

Read More

Dollywood Unveils POV of Lightning Rod!

Today, at the IAAPA Expo, Dollywood unveiled a new way to preview their next roller coaster, Lightning Rod! On their YouTube channel, the park uploaded two new videos of the world’s first launched wooden roller coaster, which will debut in …

Read More

Lightning Rod Construction Video + Smoky Mountain Christmas Details!

We’ve got some awesome news out of Dollywood this week! They announced details for their Christmas celebration and sent out a construction video of their awesome upcoming roller coaster, Lightning Rod!

Let’s start with the video. It depicts the construction …

Read More

Are the Locations for 2016’s Rocky Mountain Constructions Projects Revealed?

Outlaw Run is one of Rocky Mountain Construction’s inverting wooden roller coasters! (Image-Silver Dollar City)

Rocky Mountain Construction is the manufacturer of some of the greatest wooden coasters and wooden hybrid coasters. They’ve built Outlaw Run, Twisted Colossus, …

Read More

The Top Ten Roller Coasters (That I’ve Been On) Early 2015 Edition!

Welcome to the top ten roller coasters (for me) in early 2015! Today I have a list for you of ten of the greatest B&Ms and Intamins in the United State! That’s right, they are all Intamins and B&Ms! I …

Read More