Happy 30th birthday to Disneyland's Big Thunder Mountain
Published: September 2, 2009 at 10:13 AM
Let's celebrated with some photos of Thunder, taken by Theme Park Insider readers:
And here is one of Walt Disney World's version, which I took when I worked there... long, long ago:
I would be remiss if I failed to note on this birthday that not all's been fun times on Thunder Mountain. Friday will be the sixth anniversary of the wreck that killed 22-year-old Marcello Torres. The tragedy helped prompt some significant management shake-ups within Disneyland, ones that ultimately led to the park's current renaissance.