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Zimmy

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I would love to see an Enterprise. Shame there is no where on the water to put it.
 
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I think you have to ask, though, if it's true that KD has problems getting enough staff, and I guess it is, then do we really want more rides? Then other rides are going to have to be shut down. It seems like a lose-lose situation. They have to remove rides to be able to add rides, in order to have the staff to operate them. So part of the discussion should be, what do they take out to make a new ride possible?
 
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I think you have to ask, though, if it's true that KD has problems getting enough staff, and I guess it is, then do we really want more rides? Then other rides are going to have to be shut down. It seems like a lose-lose situation. They have to remove rides to be able to add rides, in order to have the staff to operate them. So part of the discussion should be, what do they take out to make a new ride possible?
Before someone says Anaconda, how about scrambler?
 

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Before someone says Anaconda, how about scrambler?
They better not touch Scrambler! Scramblers may not be the most unique attraction, but they’re the quintessential family ride in my opinion, and I believe every park should have one. Plus, rides with low maintenance, high uptime, few required operators, and a wide demographic appeal are exactly what KD needs to keep onboard right now.
 
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You do not remove scramblers, you MOVE them. They are all nomadic by nature.
Second to the Flying Eagles, the scrambler is the most internally relocated ride within the park.
1) Started in Safari Village 76 - 80
2) Intl Street 81- late 80's
3) CAG late 80's - 91
4) Safari Village early 90's - present.

Sorry, I don't remember the exact years once the scrambler left I-Street.
 
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Scrambler has moved more than Flying Eagles.

Scrambler
1977 - 1979: Boo Blasters
1981 - 1993: Western Height Wall
1994 - 1998: Soak City Entrance
1999 - 2002: Drop Tower
2003 - Present: Mt Kilimanjaro

Flying Eagles
1975 - 1977: Victoria’s Pizza
1977 - 1990: Anaconda
1994 - 2000: Windseeker
2001 - Present: OVA
 
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They definitely need to move Scrambler AND they definitely better not remove it. I love the Scrambler!
 

Zimmy

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incidently, in addition to being nomadic they are also kind of afraid of the outdoors and heat...
 
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Is anyone here nostalgic for Wave Swinger? I don’t know if it was ever more exciting, but today it hardly gets off the ground. Personally, if I had to make the decision to remove any existing ride, I would choose that one over anything else mentioned so far.
 
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Speaking of Wave Swinger - The rides board panel was replaced by Hurlers board panel in 2018.
To be honest, I find it kinda interesting that one can look through the window in the middle since it appears to have been an old traveling model that was made permanent.

Otherwise, this is one of those things where I think it fits well inside of CAG's lineup and helps provide an intermediate ride for those too big for Planet Snoopy but aren't brave enough for some of the larger rides.
 
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