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POV video: Outlaw Run roller coaster debuts at Silver Dollar City

Silver Dollar City has opened its ambitious new wooden roller coaster for the 2013 season, Outlaw Run, with point-of-view video footage of the new ride having emerged online.

The hybrid wood-steel coaster's track features three inversions, as well as the steepest drop of any coaster of its type

Video: Outlaw Run roller coaster begins testing at Silver Dollar City

Silver Dollar City has begun testing its ambitious new roller coaster, Outlaw Run, ahead of the ride's expected opening date on March 15, 2013.

The park has released a "point-of-view" video captured from Outlaw Run's train, which shows off much of its circuit. The hybrid wood-steel coaster's

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Silver Dollar City completes track for unique Outlaw Run roller coaster

Silver Dollar City has revealed that construction work on the track for the park's new Outlaw Run roller coaster is now complete.

The hybrid wood-steel coaster's circuit features three inversions, as well as the steepest drop of any coaster of its type in the world. It stands at some 162 feet

Video: Silver Dollar City confirms unique Outlaw Run wooden roller coaster for 2013

Silver Dollar City has confirmed that it will open a new $10 million wooden roller coaster, Outlaw Run, in spring 2013.

The park's new addition will be one-of-a-kind, featuring no fewer than 3 inversions, as well as the steepest drop of any wooden coaster in the world. Outlaw Run will stand at

Lightning strikes American Plunge at Silver Dollar City

Lightning struck a guard shack overlooking the American Plunge log flume at Silver Dollar City on Thanksgiving morning, causing a minor fire.

The shack sustained extensive damage in the fire, which was visible several miles away. However, firefighters were able to contain the flames and

Splash Battle rides coming to Silver Dollar City and Europa Park

Silver Dollar City and Europa Park have both announced the addition of Splash Battle rides for the 2010 season.

Silver Dollar City, an 1880s-themed park in Missouri, revealed the opening of Tom & Huck's River Blast on their website. Meanwhile, Europa Park in Germany is set to add a Splash

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