What's your first ride upon arrival at your home park?

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Re: What's your first ride upon arrival at your home park?

Postby mike541x » Mon Jan 02, 2017 8:56 am

At Kings Dominion I usually ride I305 first. Sometimes I'll go to the park and ride Dominator or Volcano first, depending on the lines. When I visit BGW, Loch Ness Monster has always been the first ride of the day for me.

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Re: What's your first ride upon arrival at your home park?

Postby djmadmanray » Mon Jan 02, 2017 9:13 am

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Re: What's your first ride upon arrival at your home park?

Postby Imagineer Josh » Mon Jan 02, 2017 10:00 am

For a while at Great America it was Superman, but after I my coaster count started to increase, I rode it less and less. Now the first ride I head to is usually Batman (Invert) or Goliath
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Re: What's your first ride upon arrival at your home park?

Postby Rai Fox » Mon Jan 02, 2017 3:40 pm

Wave Swinger at Lake Compounce. It's right there, and it's the best of its kind.

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Re: What's your first ride upon arrival at your home park?

Postby BeansproutMidget » Mon Jan 02, 2017 5:05 pm

Depends on what reason I go to the park, really. If I'm going for a few hours by myself to KD, I usually hit up Volcano or Windseeker first (although I may start doing Delirium first). If I go with friends, we usually go up on the Eiffel Tower to 'plan' our route for the day, since most of my friends don't go to amusement parks as much as I do.

If we go to BGW, usually we do Griffon first.
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Re: What's your first ride upon arrival at your home park?

Postby bcampione » Mon Jan 02, 2017 5:08 pm

El Toro. Always.

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Re: What's your first ride upon arrival at your home park?

Postby jkermgard » Mon Jan 02, 2017 8:08 pm

At my home park (Busch Gardens Tampa), I make sure whenever I visit (especially if I get there at opening time), that I head straight for the two roller coasters that always have the consistently longest wait times in the park which are Cheetah Hunt and the new Cobra's Curse. After I ride those two coasters before the lines build up it's basically a free for all on what to ride next because most all of the rides there don't have as long of lines. The only exceptions to which I often skip is because their lines move so slow when there is one regardless of it's wait are Scorpion, Sand Serpent and Stanley Falls.

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Re: What's your first ride upon arrival at your home park?

Postby Legocraft » Mon Jan 02, 2017 8:22 pm

Home park: kennywood

First ride: thunderbolt

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Re: What's your first ride upon arrival at your home park?

Postby Nyctophiliac » Mon Jan 02, 2017 9:41 pm

I honestly don't go to Carowinds often, but when I do the first thing I go to is Top Gun!! I refuse to call it that new name. It'll always be Afterburn. Damnit.

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Re: What's your first ride upon arrival at your home park?

Postby SixFlagsAstroworld » Mon Jan 02, 2017 11:53 pm

At SFSTL, I normally head for Screamin' Eagle first, but if it's closed, I do Batman the ride first
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