Monday, November 22, 2004 11:10 PM
I was looking through the "new for 2005" section on rcdb.com and it says Lagoon
will add a Vekoma family suspended coaster next year. I checked the Lagoon website, and it says next year's ride will be called The Bat
. No other details are given, but that would certainly be an appropriate name/theme for a suspended coaster.
- Aaron K, who wishes the original Bat was still around! :(
Monday, November 22, 2004 11:48 PM
The Vekoma family suspended coasters have more in common with inverteds. I really wish we'd see more true suspended coasters like the old Arrows. Vortex really impressed me at PCW this summer, and I too wish I'd been able to ride the original Bat.
Tuesday, November 23, 2004 12:34 AM
Setpoint is the new suspended company, as Arrow hasn't had anybody bit (with good reason) for years. I like Jr. SLCs, I have 2 under my belt, glad there are more next year.:)
Tuesday, November 23, 2004 1:05 AM
Wow....isn't that new coasters three years in a row? I bet some enthusiasts living in Buffalo, NY, may me relocating ;)
Tuesday, November 23, 2004 1:10 AM
I can see it now: CP vs. SFMM vs. Lagoon. ;)
Tuesday, November 23, 2004 8:31 AM
Hey, I'd much rather go to Lagoon than SFMM! Lagoon rocks!
Tuesday, November 23, 2004 8:40 AM
Add me to the list of enthusiasts living in LA who'd rather drive 14 hours to Lagoon than 1 hour to SFMM.
Tuesday, November 23, 2004 9:34 AM
So I am not the only one that don't think CP, SFMM or even most major parks are park mecca?
Tuesday, November 23, 2004 12:40 PM
Add another vote for Lagoon over SFMM. They have a stagecoach- thats all a park needs to be cool. :)
Tuesday, November 23, 2004 4:05 PM
So mOOSH, weekend road trip this spring?
Tuesday, November 23, 2004 4:07 PM
Bass would kill me...I had to cancel the Salt Lake/Denver trip we were supposed to take this past August. The fool drove it alone ;)
Tuesday, November 23, 2004 4:35 PM
Well now he knows the way (not that it's difficult...especially from San Diego!)...let's make him do it again. ;)
We could take a spin on something in Vegas along the way (I've only been on Speed).
Tuesday, November 23, 2004 5:40 PM
LOL...Bass did a credit whore stop in Vegas, too. I think he even hit the kiddie coastet at the FEC.
*** Edited 11/23/2004 10:41:08 PM UTC by Mamoosh***
Wednesday, November 24, 2004 2:07 AM
Moosh, don't rub it in... Us poor poor western New Yorkers who haven't gotten anything new since the incredible SRoS... Woe is me, woe is me...
Wednesday, November 24, 2004 12:55 PM
Sorry Shane! Perhaps ordering a 2005 Wood Coaster Calendar will make you feel better? ;)
mOOSH [my god that was shameless!]