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Matterhorn Bobsleds Fantasyland Disneyland

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Introduction | Attraction | Touring Tips | Kids/Characters | Dining | Shopping | Interesting Facts INTRODUCTION Disneyland’s landmark Matterhorn Mountain is the home of the Matterhorn Bobsleds attraction — take a thrilling roller coaster ride up, down, and through Matterhorn Mountain. ATTRACTION The Matterhorn Bobsleds queue starts on the Tomorrowland side of the attraction, though … Continue reading "Matterhorn Bobsleds Fantasyland Disneyland"
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Disneyland Resort Donates Matterhorn Bobsleds Vehicles and Materials to Museum

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THE NATIONAL ROLLER COASTER MUSEUM OBTAINS THE ‘HOLY GRAIL OF ARTIFACTS’ ARLINGTON, Texas — More than 53 years after opening the world’s first tubular steel roller coaster, Disneyland is donating two vehicles from the iconic Matterhorn Bobsled ride at Disneyland to the National Roller Coaster Museum and Archives. First open in 1959, the 1/100th replica … Continue reading "Disneyland Resort Donates Matterhorn Bobsleds Vehicles and Materials to Museum"
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The Matterhorn Bobsleds at Disneyland have Fresh Fallen Snow

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Since the beginning of this year, the Matterhorn Bobsleds at Disneyland park have been closed due to an extensive refurbishment – not only of the attraction, but of the entire mountain itself. In this video, go behind the scenes with Walt Disney Imagineering to learn how they created the new “snowfall” that will cover the … Continue reading "The Matterhorn Bobsleds at Disneyland have Fresh Fallen Snow"
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Behind the Scenes of Matterhorn Bobsleds Refurbishment

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The Matterhorn Bobsleds at Disneyland park closed January 9, 2012 to be refitted with new vehicles. The new vehicles will have three seats in each bobsled, with two bobsleds linked together holding a total of six guests. The attraction is due to reopen June 14, 2012. The Disney Parks Blog has released a behind-the-scenes video … Continue reading "Behind the Scenes of Matterhorn Bobsleds Refurbishment"
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Magic Kingdom – Florida Disneyland – California Comparison

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The Magic Kingdom in Florida and Disneyland in California are similar parks in many ways. Folks ask, “Should I visit one if I’ve seen the other?” The answer is YES, especially if you’ve only visited Disneyland. Walt Disney World in Florida offers 4 major theme parks (including the Magic Kingdom which is similar to Disneyland), … Continue reading "Magic Kingdom – Florida Disneyland – California Comparison"
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“Happiest Celebration on Earth” Press Event Coverage

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DAVE (and Jennifer) MARX REPORTING FROM DISNEYLAND Early Tuesday morning Jennifer, Baby Alexander, and I caught a flight from Detroit to Los Angeles. Yep, we were "going to Disneyland" for the kickoff of the Happiest Celebration on Earth, Disneyland's 50th Anniversary! (OK, the park actually opened on July 17, 1955, but Disney always likes to … Continue reading "“Happiest Celebration on Earth” Press Event Coverage"
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