A-Z Blogging – Adventure Parks – R is for Rolling Thunder

Rolling Thunder was Six Flag’s Great Adventure’s dual racing coaster.  I say “was” because the ride was removed at the end of last season to make room for part of the new Zumanjaro Drop of Doom ride opening this year.  Rolling Thunder was the second of two big additions to the park, debuting in 1979, … More A-Z Blogging – Adventure Parks – R is for Rolling Thunder

A-Z Blogging – Adventure Parks – I is for Islands of Adventure

Universal’s Islands of Adventure is one of the main parks of Orlando, Florida.  It is the newer of the two Universal parks, opening up in May of 1999,  and it’s the only park I ever visited by myself (long story). I remember loving the place when I went there, the entire setting of the park … More A-Z Blogging – Adventure Parks – I is for Islands of Adventure

Roller Coaster Trip, Part Ii: Flight of Fear and Griffon

Jeez, it’s already been awhile since I blogged about my coaster trip to Virginia, and I’ve posted two articles on Examiner since then.  Busch Gardens and Kings Dominion are two world-class parks and it was fun to ride all the rides there, except of course for Intimidator at the latter, which has been closed for … More Roller Coaster Trip, Part Ii: Flight of Fear and Griffon