Category Archives: Matterhorn

Disneyland shuts down rides due to safety violations

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The California Division of Occupational Safety and Health has prompted Disneyland to shut down Space Mountain, Matterhorn, and Soarin’ Over California due to inadequate safety features, according to MiceChat. Continue reading

Disneyland shutting down the Matterhorn for testing, on April 16


Disneyland is planning to shut down the popular Matterhorn Bobsleds attraction for “testing,” starting on April 16, according to Disneyland’s website.

The Mouse for Less website reports that the Matterhorn will be shut down through April 19 and also from April 22-26, 2013. Continue reading

Ride Review: The Matterhorn’s Bobsleds


Recently remodeled, a true e-ticket, the Matterhorn Bobsleds is exactly what one expects. A slippery and fast ride through the icy caves, with lots of sharp turns. Begin your expedition by entering the dark caves, the smell of wet asphalt fills the air, you’re headed towards the light. ROAR! The red eyes of the abominable snowman pierce through the curtain of darkness and off you speedily ascend and descend the mountain! Continue reading