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Busch Gardens Tampa Bay announces hybrid coaster replacement for Gwazi

Construction has already begun on what will be a wood and steel hybrid coaster, featuring a maximum height of more than 200 feet tall. The ride, manufactured by Rocky Mountain Construction, will feature restored elements of Gwazi, the park announced. When it opens in 2020, it will be North America’s tallest hybrid, and also the…

Skyscraper the tallest roller coaster coming to Orlando in 2019

Thrill-ride fans have opening to anticipate: the super roller coaster, “The Skyscraper,” coming to Orlando in 2019. The super coaster is 570 feet tall and is expected to give riders a complete one-of-a-kind vertical experience towering over the Orlando Eye and popular attractions at Universal Orlando. The attractions at Universal Orlando are 200 feet tall….