Mega Coaster Parks - apparently an American thing...

Friday, October 2, 2015 11:41 AM
sirloindude's avatar

Uh, Timber-Rider, if you plan on going to Great America, don't expect to get a lap on Iron Wolf...

13 Boomerang, 9 SLC, and 8 B-TR clones

Saturday, October 3, 2015 1:18 PM
ApolloAndy's avatar

I wish I could post a pic or a link (I'm terrible at the internets) but check out the area around GuangZhou and Hong Kong in China on It's got probably fifty different places with at least 1 coaster. The public park had a roller coaster, but I can't imagine all fifty public parks in the area needed their own. I still haven't figured out why this is the pattern of roller coaster growth in China. Shanghai is a little like it but to a lesser extent.

Hobbes: "What's the point of attaching a number to everything you do?"
Calvin: "If your numbers go up, it means you're having more fun."

Saturday, October 3, 2015 1:29 PM

It probably has something to do with the economy boom in China. A similar pattern happened in the US in the 1920s.

Saturday, October 3, 2015 3:09 PM
LostKause's avatar

For Andy:


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