STEEL VENGEANCE REVIEW: The World’s Greatest Roller Coaster?

I feel like pipe dreams of all sorts are pretty common with coaster fans. What if this park built this coaster from this manufacturer? What if this coaster was renovated/retracked etc. I definitely have my wishlist of things I’d like to see done in the theme park world. Occasionally though, a wish comes along thatContinue reading “STEEL VENGEANCE REVIEW: The World’s Greatest Roller Coaster?”

LIGHTNING ROD REVIEW: The world’s fastest wood coaster speeding its way through the Smokies.

Rocky Mountain Construction. If you call yourself a roller coaster enthusiast, you should be familiar with these three words. If not, I’ll fill you in with the basics. Rocky Mountain Construction, or RMC, is the latest and greatest roller coaster design firm to hit the industry. They specialize in creating ground-breaking wood and steel coastersContinue reading “LIGHTNING ROD REVIEW: The world’s fastest wood coaster speeding its way through the Smokies.”

DOLLYWOOD APRIL 2016: Video / Trip Report / Park Review

My theme park season started with this cool, beautiful spring trip to the best park in Tennessee, Dollywood! Crowds were nonexistent, with wait times for rides never over 10 minutes. Dollywood’s Festival of Nations was in full swing, so the park was decked out with lots of different world culture activities and shows. Lightning Rod,Continue reading “DOLLYWOOD APRIL 2016: Video / Trip Report / Park Review”