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Address: 653 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN
Phone Number: 865-436-9765

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Waste of time & money

My 10-year-old was dying to go on this ride. What a waste! If you are fortunate to be in the front row (we were not) it might be exciting, but really it is a waste of space... read more

1 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Springfield, VA
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Springfield, VA
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

My 10-year-old was dying to go on this ride. What a waste! If you are fortunate to be in the front row (we were not) it might be exciting, but really it is a waste of space. Don't bother!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

Biggest waste of money, I have absolutely nothing positive to say about this overpriced attraction. Have no idea how it's been open for business as long as it has.

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LaGrange, Indiana, United States
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26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015 NEW

Don't even bother with this ride. It says earthquake the ride it is just a train simulated ride and you don't even get to feel what an earthquake is like. I would rate this a zero if it was an option.

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Virginia
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26 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

You would think that in this day and age the technology of rides would have advanced to a more sophisticated level than that of carnival rides. That is how I would describe the experience of this attraction. No high tech movie or special effects. Just a poorly choreographed 5 minute (or so) long "ride" with no thrill. However, the small... More 

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8 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

This might be fun for young children, but not adults. It definitely wasn't worth the money we paid. I wasn't shocked when I got on here and saw the low review rating, I only wish I had checked it sooner.

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Morganton, North Carolina
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46 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015 via mobile

If you at into rising something to look back and laugh on this is it. My wife was sooo scared of the mannequin she kept saying he is going to move haha not worth the money but still laugh.

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Aberdeen, Maryland
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

My husband talked me into going on this ride. When it was over he was sorry he wasted his money. The attendant stood near the ride the entire time so I knew it was not going to be too exciting.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

There was no line to buy tickets or board the ride which made me skeptical. Tickets are reasonably priced so it wasn't too bad of an experience. The ride shakes you around a little(not too bad). The effects are cheesy,don't expect Disney quality effects.

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Clearwater, Florida, United States
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16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

My kids really wanted to go on this ride, so I broke down and we went on it. Just not that thrilling. We won't go back.

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Springfield, Ohio
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142 reviews
76 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

This is a ride that has seen it's best days and should not be compared to the "Earthquake" experience once featured at Universal Studios in Orlando, FL. However, the story is the same, being caught underground on a subway car when an earthquake strikes. Sorry, but this event is a waste of money and will be that way until some... More 

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Address: 653 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN
Phone Number: 865-436-9765
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg

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