Wild River Rapids (Lightwater Valley)

Wild River Rapids
Wild River Rapids (Lightwater Valley) 2019 01.jpg
Wild River Rapids in 2019
Mellors Group (UK)
Status In storage since 2021
Height restriction 1 m accompanied / 1.3 m unaccompanied
Lightwater Valley
Name Wild River Rapids
Location North Stainley, North Yorkshire, England, UK
Operated 2009 to 2020
James Mellors (UK)
Location Travelling
Operated May 2004 to 2009
Statistics
Manufacturer Reverchon
Product Spinning Raft
Capacity 4 per boat
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Wild River Rapids is a River Rapids ride built by French manufacturer Reverchon currently in storage with UK-based Mellors Group.

History

The ride opened at Lightwater Valley in 2009 and was positioned where Vintage Car Rally is now located[1]. For the season 2015 it was moved beside Twister, however this roller coaster was later removed. Wild River Rapids was itself removed at the end of the 2020 season and returned to its original owner - the Mellors family.

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