Walibi Rhones Alpes Discussion Thread

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Re: Walibi Rhône Alpes announces Gravity Group coaster for 2

Postby theredskull84 » Sat Apr 16, 2016 6:41 am

This thing looks like so much fun. And I couldn't agree more....that "timber" sound effect is fantastic.

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Re: Walibi Rhones Alpes Discussion Thread

Postby BDG » Fri Dec 08, 2017 9:03 am

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Re: Walibi Rhones Alpes Discussion Thread

Postby gerstlaueringvar » Fri Dec 08, 2017 9:43 am

Adorable little thing

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Re: Walibi Rhones Alpes Discussion Thread

Postby JordyC » Fri Dec 08, 2017 11:03 am

According to RCDB, the ride will have the following elements (not in order):
- Vertical Chain Lift Hill
- Top Hat - Outside
- Dive Drop
- Zero-G Roll
- LSM Launch
- Switch Track

So I guess the special feature is the Switch Track? You can see it in the video multiple times. Here are some screenshots.

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Re: Walibi Rhones Alpes Discussion Thread

Postby Pear » Fri Dec 08, 2017 11:10 am

Here's an NL2 recreation by KingRCT3 that shows the full layout.

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Re: Walibi Rhones Alpes Discussion Thread

Postby LeoBruz199 » Fri Dec 08, 2017 2:12 pm

This. looks. AWESOME!!
Oh well, I guess I won't be riding any coasters any time soon... Within the next 10 minutes anyways. :airtime: :airtimer:

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Re: Walibi Rhones Alpes Discussion Thread

Postby thrillseeker4552 » Fri Dec 08, 2017 2:25 pm

Looks good! It reminds me of a steel version of Switchback. Very interesting layout!
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Re: Walibi Rhones Alpes Discussion Thread

Postby Canobie Coaster » Fri Dec 08, 2017 6:41 pm

That looks like an awesome layout. Not only is the V2 style inverted spike cool, but I really like how the coaster has a conventional drop and a top hat.
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Re: Walibi Rhones Alpes Discussion Thread

Postby Geauga Dog » Sat Dec 09, 2017 4:58 pm

I love reading about these somewhat obscure parks making big additions like this and it seems Walibi Rhone Alpes is on a roll, pardon the pun, first with Timber last year and now this new ride for 2019.

This is one of the parks I've been intrigued with because there isn't much known about it and seems to be a decent mid-sized park that is finally getting some love.

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Re: Walibi Rhones Alpes Discussion Thread

Postby viking86 » Sun Dec 10, 2017 3:49 pm

Pear wrote:Here's an NL2 recreation by KingRCT3 that shows the full layout.


Very cool little layout, definitely unique and should be a ton of fun! I like it! =)

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