New Family Raft Ride for Typhoon Lagoon: Updated 1/10/17 with New Name & Opening Date
The forthcoming raft ride at Typhoon Lagoon has been renamed prior to opening:
Additionally, the opening window has been narrowed to March 2017.
Originally Posted by Walt Disney World Resort
The new raft ride has been publicly announced with a Spring 2017 opening date:
Originally Posted by Disney Parks & Resorts
Walt Disney Parks and Resorts has filed Application #:160608-3 / Permit#:48-00714-P with the South Florida Water Management District regarding construction for a new Family Raft Ride at Typhoon Lagoon.
The description of the construction is as follows:
The following diagrams indicate the project area, a blue line has been overlaid the locations of the foundation pylons/supports to indicate an approximate path of the planned water flume:
2.0 Project Site Description
The 2.28 acre site is located in a predominantly undeveloped area on the north side of the
Typhoon Lagoon park of Walt Disney World. A small roadway utilized only by maintenance
personnel traverses the south end of the site.
3.0 Proposed Project
The project includes construction of new guest areas including a water feature. Sidewalks and
landscaped areas will be provided for guest access.
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Sounds like it will be big! I hope it's as much fun as Teamboat Springs. That's our family favorite.
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I cannot wait to ride it !!!
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