The Dutch Coaster and Themepark community just received the best coaster news of the year: The Efteling is going to replace the Pegassus wooden coaster with 2 brand new, dueling woodies. The current name is ' Joris en de Draak' (George and the Dragon). It will be 25 meters tall, and around 1400 meters long. Also, it'll feature 4 trains. Who will build it is yet unknown, but most dutch fans expect GCI to build it since the guys were seen in the park some time ago. Also, wether the total amount of track will be 1400 or each ride is also unknown.
Length: 1400M(together or a track is yet unknown)
Number of trains: 4
Capacity: 1700 P/PH
Max Speed: 75 KM/PH
Min length: 1.10M
Second, a new, 900 seater theatre will open in 2011, the Ravelijn. It will also be used as restaurant and for parkoffices. Also, in December this year, the new hotel will open, with a lot of free standing houses around it! Pics of all below:
Concept of the woody
The new theatre. The outside ring is where the seats will be.
The last 3 wer of the resort.
So, the Efteling is finaly catching up with all the other big european parcs! Just in time, and I think we can expect way more in the years to come!