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Re: Busch Gardens Williamsburg (BGW BGE) Discussion Thread

Postby boldikus » Tue Oct 04, 2016 1:26 pm

Was cool to see some of the construction site in person on Sunday.

And to finally visit this park! Easily the nicest I've ever been to! I hate you locals!!!! :lol:

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Re: Busch Gardens Williamsburg (BGW BGE) Discussion Thread

Postby cfc » Tue Oct 04, 2016 1:34 pm

boldikus wrote:Was cool to see some of the construction site in person on Sunday.

And to finally visit this park! Easily the nicest I've ever been to! I hate you locals!!!! :lol:

Epic report coming soon...


Hey, I can't help it if I'm lucky. ;) Looking forward to your report.
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Re: Busch Gardens Williamsburg (BGW BGE) Discussion Thread

Postby Jcoaster » Tue Oct 04, 2016 5:00 pm

The update was great. Looks like everything is coming along nicely. Can't wait to ride it.
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Re: Busch Gardens Williamsburg (BGW BGE) Discussion Thread

Postby DILinator » Tue Oct 04, 2016 5:31 pm

boldikus wrote:And to finally visit this park! Easily the nicest I've ever been to! I hate you locals!!!! :lol:


Agreed! I haven't been in 14 years, and my buzz from going there is still strong! Can't wait to make it back, hopefully next year!
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Re: Busch Gardens Williamsburg (BGW BGE) Discussion Thread

Postby DoinItForTheFame » Tue Oct 04, 2016 7:44 pm

boldikus wrote:. . .Easily the nicest I've ever been to! I hate you locals!!!! :lol:


I said the same thing after my first visit to the park. I had no idea how severely underrated Busch Gardens Williamsburg was!! I can't wait to go back!! By far one of, if not my favorite, park!

boldikus wrote:Epic report coming soon...


Ohhhhhhhhhhhh!!! I can't wait!! :br :br
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Re: Busch Gardens Williamsburg (BGW BGE) Discussion Thread

Postby DorneyKid14 » Wed Oct 05, 2016 6:35 pm

This seems like wonderful news!!!
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Re: Busch Gardens Williamsburg (BGW BGE) Discussion Thread

Postby RyanTPM » Thu Oct 06, 2016 5:31 am

^Very good news, looks like the station or maintenance building that they're constructing there.

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Re: Busch Gardens Williamsburg (BGW BGE) Discussion Thread

Postby coasterbill » Thu Oct 06, 2016 6:24 am

I just wanted to say once again that I seriously applaud what they're doing here. Almost any other park would have used this as an excuse to remove Le Scoot due to it's high maintenance costs, they decided to dump a ton of money into Le Scoot and build the coaster around it which will probably end up making both rides better. Bravo Busch Gardens.

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Re: Busch Gardens Williamsburg (BGW BGE) Discussion Thread

Postby cfc » Mon Oct 10, 2016 6:25 pm

Speaking of InvadR going "vertical," I went over the park for a while on Sunday, after Hurricane Matthew had slacked off. Brace yourselves for another InvadR update.
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Let's take the train as usual, shall we?
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Little footers lined up somewhere behind LeScoot, the log flume.
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This is where you'll . . .
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. . . take the tunnel!
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This curious looking concrete slab is still serving as a table for the crew's water jug.
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Here it is from the other side.
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This structure is probably the station, but I can't confirm that at the moment.
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There's a smaller "shed like" structure nearby.
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Station? Barn? Hard to say at this point. But what's that on the left?
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Yes, we can indeed confirm "verticalness."
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Here's a closer look.
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Here's what you can see from the Alpengeist bridge. Perhaps another tunnel?
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Here's another look at the construction site by the LeScoot entrance--never mind the giant buzz-saw blade.
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One last look at the newly framed InvadR buildings.
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OK, I lied. Two last looks. That's all for now.
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Re: Busch Gardens Williamsburg (BGW BGE) Discussion Thread

Postby Jcoaster » Mon Oct 10, 2016 6:35 pm

^ Very nice.

Has anyone else seen the concept art of the trains? The front car has a wooden dragon like structure on it.
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