Keansburg Amusement Park targets April opening date following hurricane damage

Posted Friday, November 2, 2012 10:14 AM | Contributed by Jeff

Just days after getting battered by Hurricane Sandy, the co-owner of the Keansburg Amusement Park and Runaway Rapids Waterpark has already set a reopening date: April 8, 2013. That gives the Gehlhaus Family and its crew five months five months to clear out several feet of sand caked inside the roller coasters and other rides damaged by the estimated 6-foot wall of water that pummeled the 108-year-old amusement park.

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Friday, November 2, 2012 2:47 PM

Lived in Jersey all my 48 years and never been to Keansburg :(

The amusement park rises bold and are huddled on the beach in a mist


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