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    Favorite ride at Adventureland?

    I'll be taking my nieces and nephews to Adventureland tomorrow morning. I've been there at least 5 times every a year from when I was born till the age of 19. I quit going because I got burnt out, but recently went a few weeks ago and forgot how much fun the rides are (I'm in my mid 20's now.) So I'm just curious on what are your favorite rides there? My 2 favorite rides are the Gallion and The Falling Star. First rides in the park and also my favorite rides there.


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    Re: Favorite ride at Adventureland?

    I'll be taking my nieces and nephews to Adventureland tomorrow morning. I've been there at least 5 times every a year from when I was born till the age of 19. I quit going because I got burnt out, but recently went a few weeks ago and forgot how much fun the rides are (I'm in my mid 20's now.) So I'm just curious on what are your favorite rides there? My 2 favorite rides are the Gallion and The Falling Star. First rides in the park and also my favorite rides there.
    Tornado.



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    Re: Favorite ride at Adventureland?

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    Tornado.
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    Raging River is also one of my favorites. Usually a long line though


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    Re: Favorite ride at Adventureland?

    tea ba...tea cups....tea bags?


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    Re: Favorite ride at Adventureland?

    Shooting star, galleon, dragon, and tornado if it doesn't whip you off before the ride is over.


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    Re: Favorite ride at Adventureland?

    i threw up on the gallion when i was 9 or 10 and i have never been on it since, just looking at it makes me queasy.



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    Re: Favorite ride at Adventureland?

    Sky Ride.




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    Re: Favorite ride at Adventureland?

    I used to work there in high school, so I'm really burnt out on the place. But definitely the Shooting Star and the Inverter (when it's working). Can't go wrong with the rickety old Tornado either.


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    Re: Favorite ride at Adventureland?

    Whatever the ride is that puts you upside down, holds you there, and the restraints crush your balls sucks. It might be the "inverter", but that ride needs to die.

    I would go with whichever roller coaster has the western theme is my favorite (Outlaw maybe?).


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    Re: Favorite ride at Adventureland?

    sidewinder, splashover, tornado, gallion, log ride

    worst ride- silly silo...gives me a headache everytime.



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    Re: Favorite ride at Adventureland?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyched View Post
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    Raging River is also one of my favorites. Usually a long line though

    Agree with Tornado and Raging River. I'm 30 and haven't been there in over a decade because no one else in my family wants to go any more. least favorite probably is the Silly Silo. That ride really tested my gag reflex.


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    Re: Favorite ride at Adventureland?

    My son and I go almost every other week (thank you $85 summer pass). He is 3 and his favorites are the Raging River and the Sawmill Splash. My favorites are the Outlaw, Galleon, Raging River and the Tornado. It is pretty impressive that the Raging River still has the longest lines in the park even though it is such an old ride.



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    Re: Favorite ride at Adventureland?

    Sidewinder is a favorite.
    Like the others the Inverter is terrible. When it holds you upside down your balls are smashed beyond belief. Terrible feeling.


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    Re: Favorite ride at Adventureland?

    Big fan of sawmill splash. Just wish it was a little longer.
    I would ride the raging river all day if the line wasn't so long.
    Just took my kids last week, and with a pregnant wife, I was the one to take them on all the rides. Nearly lost my lunch on Galleon. Scrambler was just about right. Kept my eyes closed during the Dragon and made it just fine. I skipped the ice cream stop though after a double dose of G force to end the day. I'm a wuss. I can't even handle the swings at the playground anymore without feeling a little queezy


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    Re: Favorite ride at Adventureland?

    Quote Originally Posted by whirlybirds View Post
    I'll be taking my nieces and nephews to Adventureland tomorrow morning. I've been there at least 5 times every a year from when I was born till the age of 19. I quit going because I got burnt out, but recently went a few weeks ago and forgot how much fun the rides are (I'm in my mid 20's now.) So I'm just curious on what are your favorite rides there? My 2 favorite rides are the Gallion and The Falling Star. First rides in the park and also my favorite rides there.
    Tornado. Old school. Nothing like that mechanical click-click-click-click as you're going up that first big hill. Space Shot #2. Dragon #3.

    The water park there has some pretty cool slides too.



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