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Skyway to Tomorrowland

Discussion in 'General' started by UKTim, Oct 14, 2008.

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    UKTim Earning my ears

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    Did anyone remember this? it looks really good

    [YOUTUBE]_UISN7xUngU[/YOUTUBE]
     
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    Yes I do remember that.
     
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    :p015: We rode it a few times back in '95 and '96 :)
     
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    I rode it a couple of times. If you got on at Fantasyland and got off at Tomorrowland and ran round quick enough you could get back in the exact same car for the ride back to Fantasyland. :lol:

    I was so easily pleased back then. :sigh;
     
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    MystikPiglit Peace, Love and Mickey Mouse

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    Oh yes, I remember it well.... :(

    I don't like heights so it was years before I was finally persuaded to go in it.
    Then IT BROKE DOWN while we were half way over! :shocked025:
    Did I panic?

    Of course I did!! :lol:
     
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    Yep! The original at Disneyland and the second one at WDW in 1981. There was a terrific view of the park from both of them. :)
     
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    That was my DHs favorite thing to ride, especially when it got dark out. He was heartbroken when they took it down :(
     
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    I have a couple of photos of this that I'll be adding to the Retro Disney section of the site that I'll be writing after doing everything else that Keith asked me to do. :lol:
     
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    Watchinherskip Better known as "That Guy"

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    Yeah, always like skyrides. There is a triangular one here in Virginia at Bush Gardens. I guess it is a security thing what with the cars going right over the rest of the guests.
     
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    when did this actually stop because when we went in Oct 1997 i'm sure it wasn't running and the video says it was 1998:confused:
     
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    you mean you haven't written Disney-Retro yet?????? :eek:

    What's taking you so long? <sweet smile>

    :gy:
     
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