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View Poll Results: How did you like Everest
Loved it! 105 78.36%
Liked it OK 14 10.45%
Hated it! 4 2.99%
Me???on Everest??? You have to be kidding!!!!!! 11 8.21%
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Old 08-26-2006, 12:39 PM   #46
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GET A FP! Loved it It was the only ride I ever went on that everyone clapped, and cheered at the end.
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Old 08-26-2006, 01:29 PM   #47
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Well worth your time and FP We loved it rode it Feb with DB's DW and kids are Jealous have to wait till Aug 07.
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Old 08-26-2006, 01:33 PM   #48
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EE is so awesome!!!

Maybe your cousins didn't like it because it wasn't thrilling enough. Disney is geared more to families so the rides are tamer (which is a good thing, because the older I'm getting the more I appreciate Disney's philosophy )

Have a great trip!!!
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Old 08-26-2006, 01:37 PM   #49
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Yep, Mom here!

No coasters - Never!! No!! Not me!!
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Old 08-26-2006, 01:50 PM   #50
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This 40-something lady LOVED LOVED LOVED EE! Only got to ride it once on our Feb. 06 trip.....maybe next time I ride it, I'll even keep my eyes open!
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Old 08-26-2006, 01:54 PM   #51
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I'm not a big fan of huge scary roller coasters anymore (I used to love them - I don't know what happened?) and won't go on R&RC but I'm wondering if EE is like BTMRR and/or the Mummy ride at Universal? I love Space Mt and BTMRR and loved the Mummy ride, too.

Usually what "gets" me first is hearing the car cranking up the huge hill. I haven't been on Splash Mt. in years...but I think the reason there is because I don't like feeling like I'm gonna catapult face first from the car!
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Old 08-26-2006, 02:13 PM   #52
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OK, I didn't have a problem with ToT. I'm not a roller coaster person anymore. Am I going to have a problem with this?

Please tell me no, because I really want to ride it.
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Old 08-26-2006, 02:18 PM   #53
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My family and I rode Everest twice during our July trip. We loved it! Here's a fun tip - if you are a family of four, try to sit in the very last two seats. When your picture is taken on the ride it will be just the four of you and you get the little cog engine in the picture with you!
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Old 08-26-2006, 02:30 PM   #54
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Rode it twice in June and can't wait to do it again.
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Old 08-27-2006, 12:31 PM   #55
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Since i am not really keen on roller coasters i let DS post this.

When i actually do ride this ride, i am sure that i will absolutley love it!!!!! It looks totally AWESOME!!!!!

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Old 08-27-2006, 03:33 PM   #56
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This is one awesome ride
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Old 08-27-2006, 05:44 PM   #57
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OK, I didn't have a problem with ToT. I'm not a roller coaster person anymore. Am I going to have a problem with this?

Please tell me no, because I really want to ride it.
No problems at all, it's like a larger faster version of big thunder mountain, it does go backwards for a short distance. All in all very tame and managable for all ages, yet just enough fun to keep you coming back.

PS, don't be intimidated by the long steep climb, the drop does not match.
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Old 08-27-2006, 05:46 PM   #58
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For Disney, it is a really good rollercoaster. For any other amusement park, it is very tame.

It is interesting, but the pauses are...I don't know the word. Rollercoasters - thrill rides - aren't supposed to have breaks. It is like the ride pauses to go out for a smoke, then comes back.

I really like it - and think it is a great addition to AK - but I don't absolutely love it. I wish that Disney would make up its mind. If they are going to have a thrill ride, make it thrilling! If not, then just make a ride.

...that's just me.
I couldn't agree more. The first time I rode it I was bored by all the pauses. The second and third rides were more fun (especially being in the front seat) but to a certain degree I would rather ride Big Thunder over EE
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Old 08-27-2006, 06:11 PM   #59
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Ok, we just got back. Our first day, my dd 9 and I rode it three times. (No fast passes, we got there too late.) Towards the end of our trip, we rode it 8 (yes, that's eight!) times. Three with FPs, once on standby and 5 times on the single line. Then on our last day, we rode it 4 times. By 2pm, then went to MK.

Yes, it's that good. Think BTMRR on steroids.
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Old 08-30-2006, 12:31 PM   #60
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Just could not ride it enough. The first day at AK me and my DD rode it 4 times and the second day we rode it 3 times in the front car. What a great ride.
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