Taking a leaf from Alton Towers’ book, Thorpe Park has made up its own extreme challenge within its app.
New for 2017 Thorpe Park introduced two new kids rides in the Old Town area at the back of the park. Joining the old Rocky Express ride, The Timber Tug Boat and Lumber Jump came second hand from another Merlin park.
Last weekend we reported on our Facebook page that Chessington World Of Adventures was experiencing a large power cut affecting sea storm, rattlesnake and the adventure point area.
Over the past few years we’ve seen the introduction of parking charges at Thorpe Park and other Southern Merlin theme parks. Since our last visit to Thorpe Park, the price of the car park has been increased.
Closed for a few weeks, X has now reopened at Thorpe Park with a few changes made inside the attraction. Along with new music made by IMAscore the rides queue line has been fully repainted, along with new lights and theming in the queue line.
With just six sleeps to go until the new Cbeebies Land hotel opens at Alton Towers, we thought we would take a visit and see what it is looking like.
In the last of our daily updates of this week yet more of the lift hill for the ride has been constructed. And the first wooden struts of the first drop have been put into place.
Scarefest is just around the corner, with no official line up revealed for this years event we can pretty much confirm that terror of the towers will be returning for 2017.
X at Thorpe Park appears to be closed for the next few weeks. Construction site fencing has been added around the site over the past few says suggesting that building work is going on inside the queue line or pyramid.
In the light of the rapids accident at Drayton Manor earlier this year Thorpe park has brought back an old rule on rumba rapids. In previous years the park introduced a rule where if your under 18 you needed an adult present in order to ride.