First Name :   JERRY  
URL or Email address :   jds53@alltel.net  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   Only once, after it first opend.  
Favorite Ride :   dont remember its been a long time ago.  
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First Name :   heath  
URL or Email address :   aceheathnorris@aol.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   almost daily from jan 93 to oct 93. i worked there.  
Favorite Ride :   never rode any, worked on the big easter show project, then backstage at one of the music shows.  
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First Name :   brad jones  
URL or Email address :   hardrockr04@go.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   many, many, many, the last summer they were open we got season
passes, thank god (this was before we found out)  
Favorite Ride :   rock-n-roller coaster was the bomb...  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   looking at this site makes me miss opryland more and more and makes me hate that
mall more and more...  
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First Name :   Matt  
URL or Email address :     
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   A couple times. Not enough!  
Favorite Ride :   The Wabash Cannonball or Chaos. I wasnt tall enough to ride Screamin Delta Deamin or Hangman. I
was mad when they closed the park and never rode them. I still havent ridden another inverted coaster since.  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   You made an awesome website. Thanks for bringing back some good memories.  
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First Name :   T Trovato  
URL or Email address :   thomastrovato@yahoo.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   Literally 100s, as I lived in walking distnace of the park. Thank God for
season passes  
Favorite Ride :   Sky Coaster, Hangman  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I feel the loss as many do, I grew up in nashville, and worked at opryland from 1992
till the end  
Comments cont. :   A shout out to everyone I worked with at Cafe Mardi Gras epecially the seasons of 1992 and 1997
Peace!  

First Name :   kamron  
URL or Email address :   binkleyknl@comcast.net  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   countless my parent said id live there if i could.  
Favorite Ride :   hangman cannonball rode connonball 54 times in a row on a rainy day one time  
Comments :   great web site looking at it makes me miss even more so many memories.  

First Name :   Jimmie  
URL or Email address :   Adams  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   more than i could ever count. we went there every friday after we got out
of school. it was our hang out not rivergate mall. lol  
Favorite Ride :   Hangman, Chaos  
Comments :   Opryland was my second home. it makes me sad to see the rides just sitting there rusting. Bring them
back home to nashville..  

First Name :   Elson  
URL or Email address :   bluegrassshop@wmconnect.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   I was the first country singer hired at Opryland in 1972-I had a stage in
front of the Roy Acuff theatre and later worked with a group called the Silver Strings- we were in the lakeside area -
thanks for the web site- Elson Smith  
Favorite Ride :     
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First Name :   Joy Burmaster  
URL or Email address :   joyburmaster@yahoo.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   I visited twice.  
Favorite Ride :   The water rapids.  
Comments :   I never heard why they defuncted the park. It was a really nice park and not too far way from the central
Indiana area. Boo Hoo!!  

First Name :   Darla  
URL or Email address :   dmmdhughes@sbcglobal.net  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   I worked in the park from 94 to 97. Was forced to the hotel before the
park closed. Quit last year.  
Favorite Ride :   Hangman, When they needed someone to test it out one morning, I voluntered. I rode it 15 times in a
row. What a headache I got from that.  
Comments :   When you hire a bunch of kids to run a themepark, it will close. They didnt care. Things were not run right.
They needed better management!!!! What a pity!!!!  

First Name :   Jennifer  
URL or Email address :   schermerhorn311@icqmail.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   Too many to count!!  
Favorite Ride :   The train...silly, I know.  
Comments :   Your sites great. I worked at Opryland for the final three years it was open. My dad and brother worked
there the last five years. Seeing the pics bring back memories!!  

First Name :   Levi  
URL or Email address :   Chugginalong2003@aol.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   twice in 1990 once in 1991 once in 1992  
Favorite Ride :   Chaos of course, followed by Scremin Delta Demon, and the Wabash Cannonball, of couse never got
the chance to ride Hangman :(, but Im sure I would have loved it as well.  
Comments :   Great site, I was sad to see Opryland go, but I will never forget all the fun times I shared with my friends
and I will always have the pictures. The first time I went to opryland was on a High school trip, it was great. We came up
from Pikeville, Tn. I n  

First Name :   Shanna  
URL or Email address :     
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   6  
Favorite Ride :   Chaos, but I loved them all  
Comments :   Your site was really great. My first visit was in the early 80s and my last was when I took my daughter, then
7, to her first amusement park. Rock-n-Roller coaster was her first coaster. I think you did the memory of Opryland well
with your site. The musi  

First Name :   Michael  
URL or Email address :   skiwi@hotmail.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   never, but it is very interesting me i com from belgium end i sa de train
from de wallash cannonball at six flags belgium  
Favorite Ride :   superman the ride ath six flags holland end revolution it is a rollercoaster just like chaos in opryland  
Comments :   wan you give me not somting more information about opryland en a little question indianland en opryland
is that the samft parks? sorry for my englisch becous it is not so good.  

First Name :   Shawn  
URL or Email address :   eastpeoria@yahoo.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   5 or 6  
Favorite Ride :   Chaos - my cousin & I rode it 9 times in a row the first season it was open.  
Comments :   My grandparents lived in Manchester Tennessee and when we would visit, we would often drive up to
Opryland. I remember seeing the group Alabama there on my birthday in 1994. My last trip to Opryland was in 1995 or
1996. I once took my handheld camcorder o  

First Name :   Christopher  
URL or Email address :     
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   30 or so  
Favorite Ride :   Little Deuce Coupe Wabash Cannonball Tennessee Waltz All of Them!!  
Comments :   Ive been looking for a site like this for a long time. This site is great! Thanks a lot!  

First Name :   Sandy  
URL or Email address :     
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   very frequently  
Favorite Ride :   Little Deuce Coupe  
Comments :   I visted Opryland on my honeymoon. It was 109 degrees that day. I passed out when I entered the
American Music Theatre and had to be carried out to the first aid station, where most of the beds were filled with
over-heated employees of the park. Ive got l  

First Name :   Curtis  
URL or Email address :   tnornadox123@aol.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   Zip. I live in TN-but never went...im sad I didnt now.  
Favorite Ride :   Ive only seen pictures. But GRR looked incredible!  
Comments :   I love this website! Please visit my website for Opryland Resurrection!
hometown.aol.com/tntornadox/hickoryopryland.html  

First Name :   James Torakeo  
URL or Email address :   lightdoctor@AOL.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   1  
Favorite Ride :     
Comments :   Nice site.I like the historic pics. GOOD JOB!  

First Name :   Julie  
URL or Email address :   http://www.fyabulous.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   I grew up there, so I visited dozens of times.  
Favorite Ride :   Chaos...it will always be my favorite roller coaster.  
Comments :   What a wonderful website. It really does the park justice. Opryland was just a beautiful, wonderful place,
and it feels like there is a big void in Nashville now that it is gone. One of my very favorite things there was the Angle Inn.
If anyone has pictur  

First Name :   Angela  
URL or Email address :   agurule@gaylordhotels.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   COUNTLESS, ALSO WORKED THERE  
Favorite Ride :   Wabash Cannonball My first rollercoaster ride  
Comments :   Great site.... if you know of another site with more pics I would like to see it  

First Name :   Barney Blankenbeckler  
URL or Email address :   ourhouse@area-net.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   T W 0 T I M E S  
Favorite Ride :   THEY ARE ALL GREAT  
Comments :   MY WIFE WERE VERY DISSAPPOINTED WHEN OPRYLAND CLOSED. BESIDES RIDES, OPRYLAND HAD
A GREAT CHOICE OF SHOWS. THEY SAY, ALL GOOD THINGS COME TO AN END, IT DID. I REALLY ENJOYED YOUR
SITE---SUPER.  

First Name :   Joseph Nicholson  
URL or Email address :   nichoj@avwtelav.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   I lived 30 miles away we would go several times a year. I worked 1986
through fall 91 with Rides.  
Favorite Ride :   Being the one to try out the Delta Demon after rain. It was the Barnstormer till I saw it crash into the
trees summer 88  
Comments :   Dont forget the buffalo and the wild animals and the big flood  

First Name :   Bryan  
URL or Email address :   http://www.cbryancan.net  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   A billion. Season passes cost less than 2 days of visiting! Being a
Nashville native I capitalized.  
Favorite Ride :   Cannonball  
Comments :   This was pretty cool. I saw it as kind of a novelty with neat memories until I saw all the rides dissassembled
and/or relocated. That really tore me up. I was in early high school when they replaced the park with Opry Mills and
wasnt happy. I guess it is  

First Name :   Preston  
URL or Email address :   oprystyle@aol.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   Hundreds of times. I worked for the Themepark for the entire 1997
season. I worked mainly in Chaos Games.  
Favorite Ride :   CHAOS!!!  
Comments :   Even if the built a Six Flags in the Nashville area, it would not even slightly replace the nostalgia of
Opryland.  

First Name :   Jeff  
URL or Email address :   pharmdhawk@hotmail.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   0, but I have heard many good things about it.  
Favorite Ride :   See above  
Comments :   This is a touching site that makes me wish that there was still a theme park in Nashville. It is unfortunate
that we have to drive over a 100 miles before we can ride a roller coaster!  

First Name :   Kira  
URL or Email address :   kfarris1.student@volstate.edu  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   10 times a year. my uncle is vice-president of Opryland Hotel so he
always gave us free tickets and passes.  
Favorite Ride :   wallbash cannonball and chaos of course!!!!  
Comments :   I miss Opryland. They should have never sold anything and made a stupid mall. Did I say I missed
Opryland.  

First Name :   codi  
URL or Email address :     
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   to many to count.  
Favorite Ride :   Chaos hands down.  
Comments :   i will remember opryland for its theme and for the great memories till the day i die. I hope to resurect a new
themepark in the nashville or surronding area as i will be entering the Architectual Engineer fields specializing in
themeparks and rollercoaste  

First Name :   John M.  
URL or Email address :     
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   I grew up in Nashville, but we were very poor while I was young, so I only
went about 5 times or so.  
Favorite Ride :   Wabash Cannonball, and Chaos  
Comments :   This web site is so great. I almost started to cry while looking at the pictures. It was a special place.  

First Name :   MR. CROWLEY  
URL or Email address :   n/a  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   I was fortunate to make there one time. Summer of 89 when Caos was the
new ride. Im from Wisconsin. (Music City Bowl Baby!)  
Favorite Ride :   Didnt really have a fav.  
Comments :   I knew it was a special place. Id love to be able to visit again and walk around, if possible, the remains.
Nice website, how about a map of the park?  

First Name :   Steger Webb  
URL or Email address :   stegkim@msn.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   To many to count. I would go on my days off, I was an employee.  
Favorite Ride :   My favorite to ride, were all of the coasters and the train, as I am a train lover. My favorite to work was
the Old Mill Scream and all of the water rides, the kiddie rides and kid stuff.  
Comments :   Does anyone know ehre to find any Opryland stuff? Like paper plates, cups, napkins and, balloons to use
for a possible Opryland reunion? Please email any ideas as to where ot find any those items. stegkim@msn.com  

First Name :   Steger  
URL or Email address :   stegkim@msn.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   Many times. I used to work there.  
Favorite Ride :   All of the coasters and the train.  
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First Name :   Melanie  
URL or Email address :   http://www.mtsh.org  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   WAY too many to count  
Favorite Ride :   The Screamin Delta Demon  
Comments :   Thank you SO much for creating this site. I left TN to join the Navy, and when I came back, Opryland was
Shopryland! Oh, the agony! I can still hear the ride attendants... and we hope you enjoy your day at Opryland  

First Name :   Jenn  
URL or Email address :   sunjld103@aol.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   I had a pass every year up until it closed.  
Favorite Ride :   Chaos, Log Ride, & Grizzly  
Comments :   This is such an awsome website. Its neat to see other people have as many fond memories of Opryland as
I have. Im 23 now and I went to Opryland every year since I was a little kid, up until it closed. It was awsome to ride the
rides, or sometimes just to  

First Name :   Dan  
URL :     
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   I visited it so many times, people would yell out NORM! although my name
isnt Norm...maybe they werent yelling for me...  
Favorite Ride :   Any ride that got you soaked.  
Comments :   I too lament the loss of a beloved theme park. Once I was on the Grizzly River Rampage with Tom Wopat.
He tried to stay dry, but I made repeated attempts to soak him, which I did. Then, Luke Duke tried to strangle me and
security beat me within an inch of  

First Name :   Lauren  
URL :   naughtyspice4@aol.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   Too many to count...I had family who lived near Nashville, and when we
would go see them we would always make a special trip there.  
Favorite Ride :   Chaos, Screaming Delta Demon, and HANGMAN!!  
Comments :   I still cant understand why they would want to tear a place like that down. The world may never know.  

First Name :   Lee  
URL :     
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   To many to count  
Favorite Ride :   Grizzly River Rampage Tin Lizzys Wabash Cannonball  
Comments :   Thank you so much for the memories. My uncle lived in Nashville so we would go visit him and go to
Opryland. We had a blast. I loved all the musical shows. There was some good talent. Thanks again.  

First Name :   Emily  
URL :     
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   many... I grew up in Nashville and my family had season passes for
years... didnt go much in the last few years the park was open, sadly...  
Favorite Ride :   Flume Zoom (long story), Chaos, Walbash Cannonball, or Screamin Delta Demon (the only ride I could
get my parents to go on with me)  
Comments :   Having grown up in Nashville, Opryland was a huge part of my childhood...my parents dont like coasters,
so wed go for the music until my friends turned me into a coaster addict. I loved all the rides at the park...my brother,
cousins, and I named ourself  

First Name :   Jason  
URL :   stljason1@hotmail.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   1  
Favorite Ride :   Chaos, by far. That ride, while not tall or incredibly fast, had some simple themeing that worked really
well. And How could you forget that music they played throughout the ride...  
Comments :   If anybody wants the music they played in Chaos, either contact me on AIM at jasonman123, or email me
at stljason1@hotmail.com I was wondering, whats going to happen to www.oprylandthemepark.com?  

First Name :   Dawn  
URL :     
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   My father lived in Nashville when I was a kid and every summer we would
go for a visit and I always looked forward to our trips to Opryland  
Favorite Ride :   The Cannonball was most definately my favorite. My brother and I would ride it at least 10 times on
every visit.  
Comments :   Thank you for a trip down memory lane. A lot of the things about the park I had forgotten. You have a nice
web-site, thanks again.  

First Name :   John  
URL :   none  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   several  
Favorite Ride :   Screamin Delta Demon  
Comments :   It was a fun park that was shaded well and generally fun for the family. Hopefully one day another park will
come our way.  

First Name :   Ellyot  
URL :   Jigga0687@aol.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   17  
Favorite Ride :   Chaos Hangman Grizzly River Rampage Mainly All of Them  
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First Name :   Chris  
URL :     
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   I dont have that many fingers and toes.  
Favorite Ride :   Hangman  
Comments :     

First Name :   Desiree  
URL :   http://www.hauntedsouls.com  
How many times did you visit Opryland USA :   More times than I can count. Lived there every summer..lol Good old
Season Pass..Parents loved it could get rid of us!  
Favorite Ride :   Thats a hard one. I loved the Grizzly and the Old Mill Scream during the summer. But God I hated those
lines. But oh how do I miss them now. Have to go with the Grizzly cause you never knew when you were going to get
it.LOL  
Comments :   I miss Opryland :( I look forward to a new theme park here even though it will never replace Opryland. I
thank the guy out there at Grand Old Golf for trying to bring back some family entertainment.