Disney's Typhoon Lagoon may soon be getting a new water ride

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PHOTO VIA TYPHOON LAGOON
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Walt Disney World's Typhoon Lagoon might be getting a brand new water ride.

According to the to  Orlando Business Journal, the park is expected to expand 2.28 acres with plans for a new guest area, which apparently includes the first new water ride in nearly a decade.



Not a lot of info is available at the moment, but the water ride being considered is "a new family raft ride" which would include an "elevated flume/track."

PHOTO VIA ORLANDO BUSINESS JOURNAL
  • Photo via Orlando Business Journal
Nothing has officially been announced yet from Disney, but they have filed permits with the South Florida Water Management District.



Although no exact date for when park go-ers can expect the new additions, the expansion is speculated to be ready in 2017.


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