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Any chance of a Cheetah Hunt soft opening?
From Jorge Arnoldson: I just won tickets to Busch Gardens from a local newspaper, and I want to know when Cheetah Hunt will have its soft opening.
Busch Gardens Tampa
3 responses
Mar 8, 2011, 11:30 AM
Is Rhino Rally worth the trip anymore?
From Daniel Etcheberry: With the river section closed for good, this ride has lost what made it special on the first place.
Busch Gardens Tampa
2 responses
Feb 28, 2011, 5:59 PM
Exclusive Pics from Cheetah Hunt at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay
From Rachel PItts: I got a hard hat tour of the new coaster and got some insider info from the park about the coaster.
Busch Gardens Tampa
3 responses
Feb 24, 2011, 7:02 PM
New photos of Busch Gardens Tampa Cheetah Hunt construction
From Tony Duda: On Jan. 2 I went back to see what progress has been made in the new Cheetah Hunt coaster construction.
Busch Gardens Tampa
4 responses
Feb 5, 2011, 6:57 PM

Busch Guided Adventure Tour, is it worth it?
From brian lochridge: Is the guided adventure tour at Busch Gardens Tampa worth the cost, would you recommend it?
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Jan 3, 2011, 8:47 PM
Busch Gardens Tampa notes on new Cirque Dreams and Cheetah Hunt
From Tony Duda: I went to Busch Gardens Tampa this afternoon to see the new Cirque Dreams stage show and also looked over the construction progress of Cheetah Hunt.
Busch Gardens Tampa
6 responses
Jan 2, 2011, 8:32 PM
BGT in February 2011 with 14-year-old
From Kathy Guyer: I am looking for advice on best days to visit, tours, Quick Queue passes, etc.
Busch Gardens Tampa
1 response
Nov 29, 2010, 10:30 PM
Planning a Christmas trip to Busch Gardens Tampa- Need Help!
From Shelly Simmons: Need help planning a trip to Busch Gardens Tampa over Christmas.
Busch Gardens Tampa
0 responses
Nov 28, 2010, 1:57 PM
Busch Gardens Tampa quick visit comments
From Tony Duda: I went to Busch Gardens Tampa on Nov. 20 for an afternoon visit and looked over the new Cheetah Hunt construction and did 3 coaster rides.
Busch Gardens Tampa
3 responses
Nov 23, 2010, 3:49 PM
Size issues at Busch Gardens Tampa?
From Pineapple Princess: Is a size 18 too big for the coasters at Busch Gardens Tampa?
Busch Gardens Tampa
16 responses
Nov 23, 2010, 8:36 AM
Busch Gardens Tampa 2011 Attraction Teaser Picture
From Domenik Jost: Busch Gardens Tampa today released a new picture of it's new attraction under construction for 2011.
Busch Gardens Tampa
9 responses
Sep 18, 2010, 7:43 PM
Nick Markham's Florida Adventure- Busch Gardens Tampa
From Nick Markham: A trip report of my final new park, Busch Gardens Tampa!
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11 responses
Aug 15, 2010, 7:22 PM
The Reichley Family Florida Extravaganza Part 1.
From Charles Reichley: In which the fearful four drive 15 hours to experience Florida's summer weather and hit 7 parks in 8 days.
Busch Gardens Tampa
0 responses
Aug 10, 2010, 6:02 PM
What kind of attraction do you think BGT is building?
From Tyler Bell: After watching the video that was posted I wonder if BGT will be building a exbhit or a new coaster.Who Knows.
Busch Gardens Tampa
11 responses
Aug 5, 2010, 9:05 PM
Busch Gardens Tampa Advice
From Sara M: Worth the trip?
Busch Gardens Tampa
4 responses
Jul 28, 2010, 8:16 PM
Gwazi: Your Thoughts?
From Andrew Holden: What do you think these Dueling Woodies?
Busch Gardens Tampa
11 responses
Jun 25, 2010, 10:41 PM
2 days at BGT in July
From First Timer: Planning my trip to Busch Gardens Tampa at the beginning of July.
Busch Gardens Tampa
6 responses
Jun 7, 2010, 7:04 PM
Busch Gardens in October
From Mitch Miller: Info Needed
Busch Gardens Tampa
1 response
Apr 26, 2010, 11:33 AM
Busch Tampa Visit Observations
From Tony Duda: There are more changes going on at Busch Gardens Tampa.
Busch Gardens Tampa
10 responses
Apr 23, 2010, 8:08 PM
Newspaper review of Busch Gardens Tampa Sesame Street Safari of Fun
From Tony Duda: The St. Petersburg Times has a review of the new Sesame Street Safari of Fun area that opened last Saturday.
Busch Gardens Tampa
0 responses
Apr 2, 2010, 10:47 AM
Least sickening coaster(s) at BGA?
From laura breemer: Scaredy-cat mom looking for big coaster recommendations for kids.
Busch Gardens Tampa
9 responses
Apr 1, 2010, 5:54 AM
Busch Gardens Africa TR- 3/24/09
From Jake Jones: First trip to BGA.
Busch Gardens Tampa
14 responses
Mar 30, 2010, 6:54 PM
What's Going on at BGT?
From Andrew Holden: Some mysterious new survey markers have been popping up in the Edge of Africa section of the park. Any ideas?
Busch Gardens Tampa
11 responses
Feb 16, 2010, 3:43 PM
Busch Gardens - worth it?
From First Timer: How much different is Busch Gardens from Animal Kingdom?
Busch Gardens Tampa
10 responses
Feb 10, 2010, 4:40 PM
$30 food wristband
From Bev Harrison: wondering about the prices of food and if this is a good deal.
Busch Gardens Tampa
1 response
Feb 10, 2010, 4:02 PM
wheelchair
From Bev Harrison: Can you take the wheelchair on the train and sky lift?
Busch Gardens Tampa
0 responses
Feb 6, 2010, 1:12 PM
Busch Gardens question about Rhino Rally / Safari Ride
From Jesse Key: Can anyone tell me if there are one or two Safari rides at Busch Gardens Florida? It's a little hard to tell based on the map I saw....
Busch Gardens Tampa
4 responses
Dec 22, 2009, 8:38 PM
Recent Visit Observations at Busch Tampa
From Tony Duda: On a recent short visit I saw several changes at Busch Gardens Tampa, big and small, that may be of interest to TPI-ers.
Busch Gardens Tampa
3 responses
Nov 19, 2009, 5:28 PM
weather and crowds on New Year's Eve?
From alison sampson: In Tampa?
Busch Gardens Tampa
2 responses
Nov 6, 2009, 5:18 PM
Orlando visit - Busch Gardens or not?
From Richa Bedi: We were thinking of buying Disney world tickets from Walmart. T Now we are thinking should we also do Busch Gardens, Tampa or not. Any advise will be great. Also if you know where to save money on buying Disney tickets and things to do in Orlando. .
Busch Gardens Tampa
6 responses
Oct 21, 2009, 6:15 AM

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