First Name :   James  
URL or Email address :   jayju77@hotmail.com  
Which park are you posting about? :   Opryland  
How many times did you visit the park :   Numerous times before the age of seven.  
Favorite Ride :   Rockin Roller Coaster and the Grizzly River Rampage  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   We used to live in Scottsville, KY before we moved to Florida in 1984. Every summer
my family would go to Opryland whenever we had company visit. The Rockin Roller Coaster was the very first Roller
Coaster that I ever rode, I was 5 or 6. I am so sad that  
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First Name :   Michael  
URL or Email address :   mboyle26@yahoo.com  
Which park are you posting about? :   Opryland  
How many times did you visit the park :   2  
Favorite Ride :   chaos and cannonball  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I visited as a child w/ my parents in summers of 89 and 95. It was really nice to see
old pictures of a place that I have such fun memories of. Kinda sad.  
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First Name :   Kristin M.  
URL or Email address :     
Which park are you posting about? :   Opryland  
How many times did you visit the park :   A LOT! Ive lived in Nashville all my life, so from the time I was a kid in the early
80s until it closed down in 97 :-(  
Favorite Ride :   So many to list: Flume Zume, Old Mill Scream, Rock n Roller Coaster, Grizzly River Rampage, Tin
Lizzies, TN Waltz, the carousel, Screamin Deamon Delta Demon, Chaos....just to name a few...  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I miss Opryland and so glad there is at least a website dedicated to it.  
Comments cont. :   They really did pave paradise to put up a parking lot. Its why I dont shop at Opry Mills, its too
depressing. The two time I went, I wondered, Is this where the Flume Zume used to be? Or the Wabash? Or maybe the
Tin Lizzies? Tore down one the best themepa  

First Name :   AMBER  
URL or Email address :     
Which park are you posting about? :   OPRYLAND  
How many times did you visit the park :   TILL I WAS 5 YRS OF AGE UNTIL IT CLOSED. EVERY WEEKEND THING!!  
Favorite Ride :   ALL OF THEM REALLY  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   IT IS REALLY SAD THEY CLOSED IT THERE WILL NEVER BE A PARK LIKE THAT
AGAIN. VERY SPECIAL.  
Comments cont. :   EVEN IF THEY REOPEND THE PARK THEY CANT MAKE IT LIKE IT WAS. THANKS FOR THIS
WEBSITE GOOD MEMORIES!  

First Name :   Courtney  
URL or Email address :   cs622@yahoo.com  
Which park are you posting about? :   Opryland USA  
How many times did you visit the park :   Every summer from 1978-1997  
Favorite Ride :   Chaos  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   The best summer vacation spot in the world!!!  
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First Name :   Pam  
URL or Email address :   erwindpjj@comcast.net  
Which park are you posting about? :   opryland  
How many times did you visit the park :   grew up in nashville area, had season pass every year. we would go everyday
we could  
Favorite Ride :   grizzly river rampage,(loved them all. so many memories)  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   Opryland is a huge part of my childhood. My mom and older sister worked there so
Me and my friends and cousins would go to work with them and just play all day. It wa truly like a second home. I really
miss it and wish they would try to bring something li  
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First Name :   Connie  
URL or Email address :   foxybbrown37138@yahoo.com  
Which park are you posting about? :   Opryland  
How many times did you visit the park :   So many times. I cant count!!  
Favorite Ride :   The log ride.  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   It was the sadest day of my life when the park closed. My son grew up attending the
park on aregular basis. I was looking forward to sharing those same moments with my grandchildren. We also brought
our church youth groups on several ocassions. WE WANT TH  
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First Name :   Marjorie  
URL or Email address :   mepoma@bellsouth.net  
Which park are you posting about? :   Opryland  
How many times did you visit the park :   Three times, but worked there four years.  
Favorite Ride :   G River Ride  
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First Name :   Sunday  
URL or Email address :   Sunday_d@yahoo.com  
Which park are you posting about? :   Opryland USA  
How many times did you visit the park :   Too Many to count. I had a summer pass every year.  
Favorite Ride :   Wabash Cannonball  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I misss Opryland so much!  
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First Name :   Michelle  
URL or Email address :   michellehudgens80@yahoo.com  
Which park are you posting about? :   Opryland  
How many times did you visit the park :   I am from Southern Illinois and my family and I visited many times as I was
growing up.  
Favorite Ride :   Cant remember but I really liked the monkeys on the island.  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I was disappointed to find out Opryland was being replaced by a mall. I just visited the
Opry Mills Mall this past weekend for the first time.  
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First Name :   megan  
URL or Email address :   megansfiveangels@yahoo.com  
Which park are you posting about? :   opryland  
How many times did you visit the park :   1  
Favorite Ride :   rocking roolercoster  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   for my 15 birthday mom mom and i drove for 10 hours to nashville to go to opry land
usa.i loved it.it was my best birthday.i am now 29 and i wish opry land was still hear so i can share it with my kids.  
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First Name :   Kober  
URL or Email address :     
Which park are you posting about? :   Libertyland  
How many times did you visit the park :   Twice  
Favorite Ride :   Revolution  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I remember I was about 10 years old and I ate a polish sausage and I was so sick to
the stomach but boy was that adrenline rush.  
Comments cont. :   I rode THE REVOLUTION six times that day. I am now 32 years old and I still remember that so
vividly.  

First Name :   Joe  
URL or Email address :   shandsje@yahoo.com  
Which park are you posting about? :   Opryland  
How many times did you visit the park :   several  
Favorite Ride :   grizzly river rampage  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   Was there this last week and took picture of the ruins of the grizzly river rampage.
How sad.  
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First Name :   Tracy  
URL or Email address :   daizychick1510@yahoo.com  
Which park are you posting about? :   Opryland USA  
How many times did you visit the park :   Everyday and Halloween :)  
Favorite Ride :   hmm...I loved them all but if I had to pick one it would be Srceamin Delta Demon  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   Bring back Opryland...Screw Opry Mills!!!!!  
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First Name :   Amy  
URL or Email address :   Amison20@aol.com  
Which park are you posting about? :   Opryland USA Themepark  
How many times did you visit the park :   every weekend all summer and during Halloween  
Favorite Ride :   Chaos or the Little Deuce Coupe  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   Oprylamd rules and they should have never closed it. Who needs another mall?
Bring back opryland!!!!  
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First Name :   Josh  
URL or Email address :     
Which park are you posting about? :   Opryland USA  
How many times did you visit the park :   2  
Favorite Ride :   Chaos  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   Great Web site. Opryland is a park that will forever be in my memory. Thanks for
perserving it.  
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First Name :   Stephanie Peeples  
URL or Email address :   peepsgirl75@aol.com  
Which park are you posting about? :   Libertyland  
How many times did you visit the park :   I am 32 years old and as a child I visited this park every sumer from the time I
was 6 til I was 17. Then at the age of 21 my children became of age for us to visit from the time they were 2 til the age of
10 and now your are closed. Looked foward to lett  
Favorite Ride :   the Zippin Pippin  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   Would love to see it restored and let maybe another company come in and lease it. I
just want my children to be able to experience the southern ammusement park.  
Comments cont. :   We have been to several others and still Libertyland is my favorite of all the big ones we have been
to, but Im am from the south so I like the south.  

First Name :   Tanya  
URL or Email address :   http://www.oflamancha.com  
Which park are you posting about? :   Opryland  
How many times did you visit the park :   Many time. I lived in Nashville for 9 years (and visit often as my family is still
there). My first job was at Opryland in 1997 as a caricature artist and airbursh tattoo artist.  
Favorite Ride :   The Screamin Delta Demon. I remember hearing it from the parking lot.  
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First Name :   Sandy Taylor Freeman  
URL or Email address :   smilepatrol@comcast.net  
Which park are you posting about? :   opryland  
How many times did you visit the park :   man I cant even tell you but quit a few.  
Favorite Ride :   I always loved the log ride and the tinlizzys  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I lived in Tenn. back in the 70s we use to go to opryland alot. We moved to
washington state in 76  
Comments cont. :   Ive always wanted to back as a adult. I was so shocked when I heard today it was no longer. Sad  

First Name :   andy wellens  
URL or Email address :   andywellens105@hotmail.com  
Which park are you posting about? :   opryland  
How many times did you visit the park :   6 times  
Favorite Ride :   always the grizzly  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   my parents brought me there during summer vacation from wisconsin- always a family
 
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First Name :   Jason S.  
URL or Email address :   jms127x@tds.net  
Which park are you posting about? :   Opryland USA  
How many times did you visit the park :   Too Many To Count  
Favorite Ride :   Liked them all  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I worked there from 1989 thru 1992...Mrs. Winners in 89 & 50s/State Fair games 90
thru 92. Good times!  
Comments cont. :   Mostly I miss my friends and the times we had those summers. I was sad when they tore it down...still
upset about it.  

First Name :   Eric  
URL or Email address :     
Which park are you posting about? :   Opyland  
How many times did you visit the park :   5  
Favorite Ride :   Chaos  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   Amazing website. You are the only one who is truly keeping Oprylands memory alive!  
Comments cont. :   Some of my best memories growing up are at Oprland. This site helps bring them back. Thanks!  

First Name :   Amy  
URL or Email address :     
Which park are you posting about? :   Opryland  
How many times did you visit the park :   At least three--maybe more.  
Favorite Ride :   Tin Lizzies, Flume Zoom, Little Deuce Coupe.  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I really loved Opryland and was so sad when it closed. I think it could have been kept
running  
Comments cont. :   as a great Nashville attraction. SPIT on American General, Gaylord and their cronies!  

First Name :   BETTIE  
URL or Email address :   NASCAR96211@COMCAST.NET  
Which park are you posting about? :   OPRYLAND  
How many times did you visit the park :   FAR TO MANY TO COUNT  
Favorite Ride :   TIMBER TOPPER  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I DIDT KNOW HOW MUCH I MISS OPRYLAND UNTILL I FOUND YOUR WEB SITE.
MADE ME CRY, I MISS IT SO.  
Comments cont. :   YOU HAVE DONE A GOOD JOB ON PUTTING IT ALL TOGETHER. IT WAS MOST HEART
BREAKING READING ABOUT THE RIDES WHERE THEY ARE NOW. WE ALL HAVE FUN MEMORIES OF OPRYLAND
AND THOSE CANT BE TAKEN AWAY.  

First Name :   Cindy  
URL or Email address :   c.huisman@sbcglobal.net  
Which park are you posting about? :   Opryland  
How many times did you visit the park :   I worked there on the Way Out West show the summer of 1987.  
Favorite Ride :     
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I had such a wonderful summer - would live to reunite witht the folks that I worked
with!  
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First Name :   robert  
URL or Email address :   rigman231@yahoo.com  
Which park are you posting about? :   opryland  
How many times did you visit the park :   about 20  
Favorite Ride :   chaos  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I liked the family oriented atmosphere of the park. It is a shame that Gaylord decided
to tear it down and build a mall  
Comments cont. :   which they later had to sell.  

First Name :   Duke  
URL or Email address :   utduke1@yahoo.com  
Which park are you posting about? :   Opryland USA  
How many times did you visit the park :   Season Passes most of my life  
Favorite Ride :   Rockin Roller Coaster  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I was heart broken when they closed it. I wanted my kids to grow up there to.  
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First Name :   Josh  
URL or Email address :   sabannation@yahoo.com  
Which park are you posting about? :   opryland  
How many times did you visit the park :   more than i can count  
Favorite Ride :   chaos  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I have so many great memories of going there as a kid with my family and its sad that
i cant share it with my wife and kids  
Comments cont. :   Thank you so much for this site its nice to know some of the rides are still in use  

First Name :   Kellie  
URL or Email address :   kwc0612@netscape.com  
Which park are you posting about? :   Opryland  
How many times did you visit the park :   Probably less than 5  
Favorite Ride :   Hangman  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   My husband and I were just talking about Opryland last night. He used to go all the
time as a kid.  
Comments cont. :   I think its a shame that a great park was replaced by a mall. Your pics/info made me weepy.  

First Name :   Eric  
URL or Email address :   ependergrass@kc.rr.com  
Which park are you posting about? :   Opryland USA  
How many times did you visit the park :   Once  
Favorite Ride :   Did not have one but liked the whole park.  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   Was sad to here that the parked closed. Was there in 1987 with my wife.  
Comments cont. :   I am returning to Nashville for buisness and was going to make time to atleast drive by. Not now.  

First Name :   Donna  
URL or Email address :   marcellamonicaolivia@yahoo.com  
How many times did you visit the park :   once for my senior trip in 1984  
Favorite Ride :   dont remember,but i loved the heehaw shop  
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First Name :   Dorian  
URL or Email address :   dorianpayton@yahoo.com  
How many times did you visit the park :   Hundreds  
Favorite Ride :   Revolution,Wipeout,Zippin Pippin,Tidal Wave  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I loved libertyland first theme park ive visited it wil always have a place in my heart  
Comments cont. :   If Opryland would have sold ots rides to libertyland we could have kept the legacy going  

First Name :   Erin Mihalik  
URL or Email address :   erinmihalik@excite.com  
How many times did you visit the park :   about a trillion. I started going before I can remember (family had season
passes), and I worked there from the summer of 96 till the winter of 97 (State Fair Games!)  
Favorite Ride :   I fell in love with the Wabash Cannon Ball when I was 6 (and my dad would stuff credit cards in my
shoes to make me that 1/2 inch taller so I could ride), then the Screamin Delta Demon, then the Hangman.  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   Working at Opryland was the best! I have the best memories from that place. I got an
email about a  
Comments cont. :   reunion coming up 6/30/07 anyone I know going?
http://www2.blogger.com/profile/10966957663059518608  

First Name :   John  
URL or Email address :   www.rememberlibertyland.com  
How many times did you visit the park :   Too many to count.  
Favorite Ride :   Revolution  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   Libertyland will be a memory that will stay with me throughout my life, and Im honored
to be a part of keeping the memory of it alive. Great site!  
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First Name :   Brad Cartner  
URL or Email address :   bcartner@hbat.org  
How many times did you visit the park :   Twice  
Favorite Ride :   No favorite  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   Its a shame that a city as progressive as Nashville allowed the theme park to be
demolished. Im originally from North Carolina. Carowinds, our Charlotte, NC theme park was sold to Paramount. I think
this is what should have been done with Opryland. I stil  
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First Name :   Matthew  
URL or Email address :   matthewlawrence618@hotmail.com  
How many times did you visit the park :   many times  
Favorite Ride :   All the rides  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   This was the First theme park ever attended.  
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First Name :   Martin Doss  
URL or Email address :   Martydoss@aol.com  
How many times did you visit the park :   countless times...always had a season pass  
Favorite Ride :     
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First Name :   Vickie  
URL or Email address :   vickwa@bellsouth.net  
How many times did you visit the park :   Worked in the park at the then Mod area. Worked in the hamburger joint. I met
my husband Bob who was over the ice cream stand. Weve been married for 34 years now.  
Favorite Ride :     
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First Name :   Michael  
URL or Email address :   michael_greenway@earthlink.net  
How many times did you visit the park :   Just one. Went with family and girlfriend while a freshman at Belmont University.
Had a great time and REALLY miss the cheese logs they used to sell.  
Favorite Ride :   Grizzly River Rampage. Always loved the raft rides.  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   Working on Opryland tribute park in Roller Coaster Tycoon 3. Also have an old
Opryland picture  
Comments cont. :   and a ticket stub. Can you use them for your site? Glad you put this site together. Bravo!  

First Name :   caroline  
URL or Email address :   jayne.ridley@comcast.net  
How many times did you visit the park :   To many times to count. I had season passes every year that I can remeber  
Favorite Ride :   Screamin Delta Demon, Flume Zoom, and well just about all of them  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I loved Opryland still today I talk about all the fun I had there.  
Comments cont. :   I really miss Opryland I wish they had never torn it down for a mall.  

First Name :   Tara  
URL or Email address :     
How many times did you visit the park :   10  
Favorite Ride :   Flume Zoom and Grizzly River Rampage  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   Opryland was a very fond memory of my childhood. I miss it so much. I wish Opryland
was still open for my chidren to enjoy now. Please bring Opryland back. but even if they did, if still wouldnt be the same
as the Original Opryland. I love this page. It b  
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First Name :   Joan  
URL or Email address :     
How many times did you visit the park :   Loads of times. I went there for my birthday the year it first opened, and was
later a Western Area Hostess in the summer of 1984. I also filled in on the Screamin Delta Demon, because I was one of
the few hostesses old enough to operate a ride.  
Favorite Ride :   It wasnt a ride, but I LOVED working in the Angle Inn. Everyone who worked there had to remove their
real name tag, and put on one that read Bobbie because the animated paintings referred to you as Bobbie when you
did the show. Gave me rock hard leg muscl  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   Love the site. Thanks for bringing back great memories  
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First Name :   Tim  
URL or Email address :   tnsmith71@hotmail.com  
How many times did you visit the park :   I would at least 10 times  
Favorite Ride :   The walbash cannonball--First rollercoaster I ever rode!  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   Originally from WNC. Used to visit the park alot as a kid with my faimly. Oddly
enough,I live in Nashville now. Ever time I go to the hotel or the mall there,  
Comments cont. :   I can see the rocks left over from the Grizzly River Ride-I tell my wife about the park and the fun
rides-I whs they could bring it back  

First Name :   Doug  
URL or Email address :   Dehebe1@excite.com  
How many times did you visit the park :   Several  
Favorite Ride :   Screamin Delta Demon  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I still cant believe that they closed Opryland. I really enjoyed going and spending the
day. Not much to do in Nashville now however.  
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First Name :   Bill  
URL or Email address :   billtate@detdist.com  
How many times did you visit the park :   Too many to count. I lived in Franklin from 75-83 (back when it was just another
small TN town). Moved to West TN and still went at least one a year till it closed.  
Favorite Ride :   Flume Zoom, Screamin Delta Demon, Cannonball, Barnstormer, Rampage, Old Mill. As a child the worst
was my parents dragging me into I Hear America Singing  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I now have 2 kids and WISH it was still there for them. Glad I found your site. Now they
can see a little of what it was like. Do you remember the laser shows to rock music they used to have at the Opry?  
Comments cont. :   I also loved the little nuances like the Angle Inn (Or as I like to call it the Tiltin Hilton) and the little
remote controlled boats for a quarter.  

First Name :   Kevin  
URL or Email address :     
How many times did you visit the park :   Lost count  
Favorite Ride :   Screaming Delta Demon! Always liked the flume zoom, the W.C. pretty much any of them  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   It has alot of great memories from my childhood with friends and family. It was a
mistake to put some outlet shopping mall  
Comments cont. :   where there was so much positive energy. Where does all the money spent at opry mills go? Out of
the city and state  

First Name :   John  
URL or Email address :   jmp121104@aol.com  
How many times did you visit the park :   At least a dozen or so. I lived 60 miles south in Manchester, TN.  
Favorite Ride :   The roller coaster before the Cannonball. Was it called the Timber Topper? Please help me remember.
 
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I didnt visit much after the Grizzly River Rampage was built.  
Comments cont. :   The coolest time I had was when I spent all day in the park and then saw Men at Work in the Opry!  

First Name :   jackie  
URL or Email address :   jackie@tstar.net  
How many times did you visit the park :   2  
Favorite Ride :   I was very small about ten the first time rock roll roll coaster and all the show were good I live in San
Antonio we used to have the sister park to opryland the park was called fiesta texas and now six flags own it and it is not
as good .  
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First Name :   Darren  
URL or Email address :   www.mysapce.com/tommyhillbilly17  
How many times did you visit the park :   i visited the park three times and i wished it would have never closed  
Favorite Ride :   Grizzly River Rampage  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   If it was up to me i would reopen grizzly river rampage where it sits as a indoor park  
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First Name :   marybeth  
URL or Email address :   kmbhodge@windstream.net  
How many times did you visit the park :   Literally hundreds of times. I grew up less than 5 minutes from the park and had
a season pass every year.  
Favorite Ride :   Rock n Roller Coaster  
Comments(max 3 lines per box) :   I grew up going to Opryland and loved the rides and the shows. The park never
should have closed.  
Comments cont. :   Thank you so much for this site. I have really enjoyed looking at the pictures and seeing the videos.