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Ride Review: Wildfire – Kolmården Wildlife Park

It’s what Europe has been waiting for since 2013, when the incredible RMC topper-track coaster “Outlaw Run” opened at Silver Dollar City in the US – finally, an RMC on this side of the Atlantic! Last  week we visited Kolmården Wildlife Park in southern Sweden to try out this latest wooden monstrosity; Wildfire.

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Colossos – Die Legende

The amusement industry has recently been riding the motif of restoration and reinvention. With countless coasters around the world being re-tracked, re-worked, re-painted, or re-themed, it is only fair that Europe’s tallest and fastest wooden roller Colossos coaster celebrates its 15th birthday with a reinvention into Colossos – Die Legende.

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Heidi The Ride Update #1

Quite some coasters are being constructed in Europe this year. Time for another look at one of them, but this time let’s look at one that is opening in 2016! We went to Plopsaland De Panne to have a look at Belgium’s second wooden coaster that’s currently under construction by GCI: Heidi The Ride! Continue reading Heidi The Ride Update #1