Anyone else notice CP's website?

Wednesday, March 15, 2006 9:56 AM
Did anyone notice that there was a new OnPoint blog entry late afternoon yesterday but later it was removed?
It was about the revamped website (which is also back to the old design) and how there are better videos and more pictures up as well as a description of the food choices at the park.

Just curious because it struck me as being odd it was updated then later removed.

Wednesday, March 15, 2006 10:22 AM
Maybe they found a problem with the design.
Wednesday, March 15, 2006 12:24 PM
Big improvement would be to replace their crappy park map with one that is a little more readable.
"Yes... well... VICTORY IS MINE!"
Wednesday, March 15, 2006 1:41 PM
Apparently the new site was producing a lot of error messages and broken links, so they've rolled back to the old one. I'm sure the blog post will come back when they get the new site online.

And then one day you find ten years have got behind you
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Wednesday, March 15, 2006 3:19 PM
I noticed that too last night but it's back up now.

Wednesday, March 15, 2006 3:28 PM
Anyone notice they added Skyhawk to the skyline at the top? Wonder if it will be animated.
Wednesday, March 15, 2006 3:41 PM
^ It will start swinging May 6th.
Wednesday, March 15, 2006 7:15 PM
Haha, I've said it before I'll say it once more. That banner is one of the coolest I've ever seen.
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Saturday, March 18, 2006 11:40 PM
OK...I checked out the new site...I like it. It's pretty good, and yes, Dan, the banner is pretty darn cool.

My only gripe....I watched the POV of Mean Streak and it appears to be from the year it was even looked better without the trims from what I remember....wish those days could come back.

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Sunday, March 19, 2006 9:19 AM
The design is pretty good, though the menus don't work in Firefox. Grrr.
Sunday, March 19, 2006 9:50 AM
I don't seem to have a problem in Firefox. The menus do seem to work great, and the movies work even better. The videos load and play SO much better now.

I still keep looking for Turkey Legs to be added to CP's menu. I still choose Geauga Lake now over CP just for the Turkey Legs ;) How can a park that has the perfect atmosphere for Turkey Legs not have them? I figured this year they would so up at old Smokey's or somewhere in the back of the park since Geauga Lake has them now and they are always selling out of them.

Sunday, March 19, 2006 12:05 PM
Gemini's avatar You can get turkey legs at Gristmill Refreshments, near the exit of Snake River Falls.

Walt Schmidt - Co-Publisher, PointBuzz

Sunday, March 19, 2006 9:05 PM
Ahh if this is true I will sleep much better! Much obliged! Did they add them when they changed the menu around back there? I thought they just added some Mexican food?
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Sunday, March 19, 2006 10:22 PM
They're not always there, but when they have the big grills set up (which is most of the time from June-August) they have em, and they are good.
Sunday, March 19, 2006 10:57 PM
Did anyone notice that the "new" site does not work unless you have Flash Macromedia play installed?
Monday, March 20, 2006 12:07 AM
Rctycoon2k's avatar Panman, the "old" site wouldnt have either, since the main banner was a Flash animation.

Shaun Rajewski
Founder, Lead Developer
Epic Web Studios, LLC

Monday, March 20, 2006 5:55 AM
Gemini's avatar Like fathorse mentioned, they're not there every day. They may not always be readily available, but turkey legs have been around the Point for years. They use to sell them at the Old-Fashioned Chicken BBQ before Millennium Force was built.

Walt Schmidt - Co-Publisher, PointBuzz


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