Gröna Lund: General Discussion

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  1. Ted

    Ted TowersStreet Member

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    Grona Lund have shared some pictures showing the construction of the new invert, and the demolition of some of the buildings.

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    Also a 360 picture as well

    This shows the construction is very complicated but is coming along well nonetheless. I suspect they won't be able to do much when the park reopens though.

    In addition, the park has announced a new ride called "Snake" for 2019. Although this will only be a temporary attraction. https://www.gronalund.com/en/rides/snake/

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    (Not Grona Lund's version, but this will be the same ride basically)
     
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    I had totally forgotten about this project. I'm really looking forward to watching be built.

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    RCDB has given the invert a name of 'Blue Harvest', though Screamscape believe this to be a codename, with an actual name to be decided on closer to opening. Interestingly, Screamscape made that statement on May 4th this year - Star Wars Day. :p
     
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    @Jonathan on the RCDB link you posted it states "Blue Harvest is a project name. The final name will most likely be different."
     
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    Ah, yes - you're quite right. Completely missed that!
     
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    Fun Fact: Blue Harvest was the fake codename for Return of the Jedi!
     
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    Track is going up for the 2021 B&M Invert:

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    It really is incredible that they're building a B&M invert. It's almost like they had a meeting to suggest the most impossible coaster types they could install in their park and chose it as a challenge to prove it can be done.

    Obviously it's not going to be a record breaking invert but it certainly will be an iconic one for what they've got to work with.
     
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    It's pretty incredible what they have done before, almost to the point where you expect nothing less.

    Gerstlauer - where do you want this bobsled?
    Gröna - in Jetline
     
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  10. Danny

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    I'm still awaiting a change in the layout that sees the invert do a roll through Insane's structure.
     
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