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Postby Skyscraper » Tue Oct 11, 2005 12:02 am

Hey everybody!

This thread is simple! Rather than having a million little threads about everything that goes on at La Ronde, this thread is designed to consolidate it all into one user-friendly thread. Feel free to use it to post updates, trip reports, questions, comments, and of course, general discussion. For pictures and videos of the park as well as past updates, see TPR's Park Index Page.

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Below are some links to past updates from the park, you may be interested in. Enjoy!

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2005
September 11th, 2005 - New roller coaster coming to La Ronde (SEE BELOW!)
October 26th, 2005 - Goliath announced
November 18th, 2005 - Goliath track installation begins
December 2nd, 2005 - Goliath station and brake run installed
December 13th, 2005 - Goliath lift hill vertical construction
December 21st, 2005 - Goliath lift hill complete!

2006
January 11th, 2006 - Goliath initial drop nears completion
February 11th, 2006 - Goliath construction update
February 15th, 2006 - Goliath first airtime hill rises
March 2nd, 2006 - Goliath continues at a rapid pace
March 19th, 2006 - Goliath turnaround complete
March 24th, 2006 - Goliath trains arrive!
April 20th, 2006 - Goliath begins testing
May 13th, 2006 - Goliath opens

2007
May 3rd, 2007 - La Ronde implements Lo-Q system

2008
November 20th, 2008 - limited time "Mummy" will be open June 19th -September 7th 2009

2009
September 24th, 2009 - Park announces "new" Suspended Looping Coaster (from Astroworld)

2010
February 28th, 2010 - SLC construction photos posted
March 10th, 2010 - Terminator X laser battle coming to La Ronde for 2010 season
March 24th, 2010 - SLC construction continues
April 1st, 2010 - SLC viral campaign begins
April 15th, 2010 - SLC name "Ednor L'attaque" revealed
April 22nd, 2010 - Ednor details revealed
May 8th, 2010 - Ednor test run video
July 27th, 2010 - Restraint pops open on Boomerang

2012
January 20th, 2012 - 'Vol Ultime' star flyer announced for 2012
July 6th, 2012 - Worker struck by Vampire in restricted zone dies
October 31st, 2012 - End of season trip report including Ednör photos!
December 19th, 2012 - Guests no longer allowed to bring food into the park

2013
August 29th, 2013 - Demon announced


2014
August 28th, 2014 - Maison Rouge, year-round haunted house announced

2015
September 3rd, 2015 - For 2016, Vampire to run backwards and the addition of two flat rides: Phoenix (Flying Scooters) and Gravitor

2016
September 1st, 2016 - Titan anounced (Giant Frisbee)

2017
May 27th, 2017 - Pitoune, La Ronde's 50 year old flume to be removed

2018
August 30th, 2018 - Chaos (Larson Loop) announced for 2019

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For those who doesn't know it yet, Six Flags La Ronde (Montreal, Canada), is getting a new coaster next year. The coaster will be revealed late october.
Strong rumors about a B&M hyper are on the net but nothing is quite sure yet... the best is yet to come !

Here are some construction pictures from Thrill Zone Forum, La Ronde Capoté member.
http://www.invisionplus.net/forums/index.php?mforum=thrillzone&act=idx
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Postby robbalvey » Tue Oct 11, 2005 1:04 am

That would be pretty cool if they got a Hyper. I haven't been to this park since 1986 and I've been looking for a reason to get back there!

Thanks for posting the pics! Feel free to post or link to new ones when you have them!

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Postby zaneymon » Tue Oct 11, 2005 1:16 am

Funky Ive always wanted to go to canada and this my just be anther reason to go
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Postby Red Benny » Tue Oct 11, 2005 1:51 am

I almost went today but decided against it since it was so darn cold. I still have never been there and I live 45 minutes away! Whatever the coaster is, that'll be a great incentive to get up to Montreal more often.

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Postby MSLSM » Tue Oct 11, 2005 2:55 pm

I can't wait to ride this coaster. I am going to La Ronde next year, and I will be able to ride a note worthy coaster other than Monstre. I have heard it will have a similay layout to Nitro, Silver Star, or Raging Bull. Whatever it will be like in the end, I'm sure it will be a good coaster.

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Postby Skyscraper » Fri Oct 14, 2005 9:50 am

News !

The press conference for the announcement of the new coaster is set to october 26th ! Can't wait until there...

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Postby exit english » Fri Oct 14, 2005 11:51 am

I don't know about you guys, but that guy with the wrench is AWESOME.

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Postby cibernico » Fri Oct 14, 2005 2:21 pm

it's now official, the 2006 announcement will be revealed in 11 days!

it's on the web site of La Ronde!

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Postby Skyscraper » Mon Oct 24, 2005 11:05 pm

Oh yes ! It's officially a bolliger and mabillard coaster !

Here's some pics from forum Jirz from http://www.invisionplus.net/forums/index.php?mforum=thrillzone&showtopic=49&st=705&#entry2075

And the stats will be revealed wednesday on www.laronde.com !

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Postby SonOfBeastSucks » Tue Oct 25, 2005 5:58 am

exit english wrote:I don't know about you guys, but that guy with the wrench is AWESOME.

-Josh


I totaly agree!

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