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What new twists may be in store for looping wooden roller coasters

What new twists may be in store for looping wooden roller coasters

Over the last six years, an upstart Idaho company has transformed the theme park landscape with a string of exciting wood-steel hybrid roller coasters that have wowed ride enthusiasts around the globe.

Rocky Mountain Construction has won numerous industry awards for doing once unimaginable things, like adding gravity-defying over-banked turns, corkscrews and loops to old wooden coasters and building new thrill machines that defy expectations and possibilities.

Although Rocky Mountain builds new coasters, the company is renowned for reimagining old rides with new twists. These makeovers allow parks...

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