It’s A Big Problem Afterall

 

The original Matterhorn coaster in Disneyland has seen better days. Disney Imagineers are trying to refurbish the ride but it is an uphill battle because it is so old and was made with engineering methods no longer in use.

The ride was built in 1959. It has not been open since the park re-opened in April and does not look to be open until late summer.

Disney cannot rebuild the ride without tearing down nearby rides. They may try to replace the rickety old track in the same way they replaced the track for Big Thunder Mountain in 2014.

Some say that the Matterhorn is the most dangerous ride at the park because two people died on the ride – one in 1964 and another in 1964. Both times the rider was not wearing a seatbelt.

 

Share this article

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on pinterest
Share on whatsapp
Share on vk
Share on email
Share on reddit

Related Articles

Join the mailing list

Get the daily email that makes reading the investment news actually enjoyable.

Scroll to Top