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Requirement:
None

Companion Data:
Guests under 48 inches must be accompanied by an adult at least 16 years old.

2015 Season Dates:
March 21 - September 27

Park Location:
Wilderness Pass


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River Battle

The $5 million River Battle is a themed water raft ride equipped with powerful soaker guns. Eight rafts, seven of which will accommodate eight passengers and one ADA raft that will accommodate six passengers and one passenger in a wheelchair, follow a 500-foot channel. As the rafts navigate the waters, the battle begins as passengers, each armed with a soaker gun, take aim at each other and more than 100 targets along the way, including large-scale “talking animals”—beavers, skunks, otters, bears and more. Some of the targets shoot back while others display a variety of special effects, creating surprises at every turn and ensuring that no two rides are ever exactly the same. River Battle also engages park guests along the ride’s banks. While rafters are soaking each other in raft-to-raft sparring, they also can “shoot” observers along the way in “raft-to-shore” fun. In the park’s ongoing effort to provide opportunities to bring families closer, River Battle is yet another ride addition that allows parents and children to ride together.

Special Attraction Information: FireChaser Express is subject to closures during inclement weather conditions including lightning, snow, extreme cold, or hot temperatures and high winds. To ensure the safety of our Guests, all passengers must be seated with the restraint locked in its lowest position. Due to the nature of the restraint system and seat configuration, this attraction may not accommodate Guests of larger stature. These Guests are encouraged to use the test seat prior to entering the queue line.