KD Younger

Published: November 11, 2006 at 8:04 AM

Oh, yeah. After all the problems and disasters that C.G. went through the last couple of years, this makes sense. You've got a Florida legend park that is nigh onto a state historical marker. If this type of "one last shot in the arm" to revive it works, then, the folks who own it will profit. Heck, it would be kinda cool for them to offer an expansion area for GatorLand to move into. ;)

Seriously - it is always good to see a small "mom & pop" park stand up to the big kids on the block and try to keep going. I give 'em a big "thumbs up" salute!

Stephen Tuday

Published: November 13, 2006 at 12:32 AM

I am sure glad to see park management making an effort to keep this park going. Although I have never been to C.G. myself, I have been to the 'sister' park Wild Adventures in Valdosta, GA and know that these folks have a fine operation. Although there are no record breaking coasters, the parks are very clean, family-friendly, and offer a genuine day of fun. My Wild Adventures 'passport' (season pass) is also good at Cypress Gardens and I plan on visiting Florida's oldest park real soon.