Hersheypark (HP) Discussion Thread

P. 953: Hersheypark teasing 2019 addition!
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Postby coasterbill » Tue Aug 08, 2017 8:18 am

That mat racer looks super cool.
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Postby Satans Hockey » Tue Aug 08, 2017 8:18 am

Very cool announcements, I've only been to Hershey once and didn't do the water park before but I think I might get a season pass for next year. I was gonna get one for this year and didn't end up doing so. For me Hershey is just far enough to be a pain to drive there and back in one day(about 2.5 hours each way) but not far enough to warrant a hotel so that's why I didn't bother this year.

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Postby CoasterAuditor » Tue Aug 08, 2017 8:19 am

Definitely a needed addition to the waterpark. Nice to have a decent water coaster relatively close to Virginia. Granted I imagine the lines will be awful.
In my opinion El Toro and Intimidator 305 ride fairly and are free of material roughness.
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Postby boldikus » Tue Aug 08, 2017 8:20 am

Announcement video now up on their FB page. Both look really cool, kinda wish I was more of a waterpark person. :lol:


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Re: Hersheypark (HP) Discussion Thread

Postby Jobo » Tue Aug 08, 2017 8:24 am

Hershey is claiming this as their 14th coaster. Come on this is not a real coaster and should not be in your coaster count. Don't pull the equivalent of SF calling superloops coasters.

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Postby Satans Hockey » Tue Aug 08, 2017 8:25 am

I watched the live stream of the announcement and it was amazing how many people's first comment was "it's not a coaster!" Who gives a shit, it looks awesome. I really can't stand people sometimes lol

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Postby boldikus » Tue Aug 08, 2017 8:25 am

Jobo wrote:Hershey is claiming this as their 14th coaster. Come on this is not a real coaster and should not be in your coaster count. Don't pull the equivalent of SF calling superloops coasters.


Can we not start with this? No one cares about this except whiny enthusiasts.

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Re: Hersheypark (HP) Discussion Thread

Postby Jobo » Tue Aug 08, 2017 8:27 am

boldikus wrote:
Jobo wrote:Hershey is claiming this as their 14th coaster. Come on this is not a real coaster and should not be in your coaster count. Don't pull the equivalent of SF calling superloops coasters.


Can we not start with this? No one cares about this except whiny enthusiasts.


Don't call a water slide a coaster and there is no discussion.

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Re: Hersheypark (HP) Discussion Thread

Postby boldikus » Tue Aug 08, 2017 8:28 am

Jobo wrote:
boldikus wrote:
Jobo wrote:Hershey is claiming this as their 14th coaster. Come on this is not a real coaster and should not be in your coaster count. Don't pull the equivalent of SF calling superloops coasters.


Can we not start with this? No one cares about this except whiny enthusiasts.


Don't call a water slide a coaster and there is no discussion.


It's a water coaster, not a water slide.

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Re: Hersheypark (HP) Discussion Thread

Postby jedimaster1227 » Tue Aug 08, 2017 8:28 am

http://www.hersheypark.com/2018/

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Our 14th coaster is making waves! Breakers Edge℠ Water Coaster smoothly rockets riders through splash-filled hills, tight turns, and sweet thrills that are perfect for the whole family.

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  • First HydroMAGNETIC Coaster with Flying Saucer Turns
  • Linear Induction Motors Provide a Smooth Ride Experience
  • 4-person In-line Rafts

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Experience the longest mat racing slide in the world! Race through the turns and tunnels of Whitecap℠ Racer and see who can best the crest by the end of the season.

  • Only Mat Racer with 2 Sets of Looping Tunnels
  • 6 Colorful Racing Lanes
  • Competition-inducing Slider Timing System
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