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Magic Mountain Announces New Colossus Roller Coaster

Six Flags Magic Mountain Thursday unveiled plans for a new world-record-breaking hybrid coaster that will replace the now closed Colossus.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/28/2014

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Best Carousels & Merry Go Rounds For Kids in L.A.

Extremely popular in years past, Carousels or “Merry Go Rounds” were often a young child’s first amusement park ride. Still today this holds true for many. Also known as roundabouts, carousels magically make time stand […]

08/22/2014

22nd January 1979:  An aerial view of the 'Train of Terror'. A view from the top of The Magic Mountain Colossus roller-coaster ride near Los Angeles.  (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images)

Colossus Roller Coaster To End 36-Year Run Saturday

Colossus, the epitome of classic roller coasters, will squeeze its final screams from thrill-seeking riders Saturday.

08/15/2014

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Top Amusement Parks In The US

Pack up the family and head out to one of the top amusement parks in the country. Each park offers something unique for visitors, but all offer families great entertainment, thrilling attractions and unique dining venues.

08/07/2014

4 Injured On Six Flags Magic Mountain Ride That Hit Fallen Tree

L.A. County Fire received a call about the incident at the Valencia theme park at approximately 5:55 p.m., when a car derailed on the Ninja ride.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/07/2014

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Six Flags Magic Mountain To Close Iconic 36-Year-Old Wooden Coaster ‘Colossus’

The king of wooden roller coasters will soon be no more.

06/03/2014

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Five Amusement Parks To Visit This Summer Near OC

In this guide to amusement parks near OC, you’ll discover the many fun places to take the family in Orange County.

05/17/2014

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Family Fun At Six Flag Magic Mountain

Make some memories this summer with the whole family. A trip to Six Flags Magic Mountain is the perfect way to spend a summer day enjoying all the rides and entertainment you can handle.

06/05/2013

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Allergy-Free Dining At Southern California’s Theme Parks

But for those who suffer from food allergies, navigating quick-serve restaurants can be a challenge. Here are the best picks for dining with food allergies at the largest amusement parks in Southern California.

CBS Los Angeles–05/17/2013

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Top 5 Theme Park Experiences for Adults in Southern California

There are five major theme parks in the greater Los Angeles area. Here is an experience from each that should not be missed by anyone old enough to vote.

CBS Los Angeles–07/17/2012

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Alliance Claims Magic Mountain Pollutes River With Cleaning Practices

Local environmental groups have issued a stunning accusation against Six Flags Magic Mountain, claiming that the popular theme park is polluting the Santa Clara River.

Empty–04/27/2012

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Woman Reunited With Service Dog After Losing Her At Six Flags

A woman is desperately searching for her doctor-prescribed emotional support dog after she escaped at an amusement park.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/12/2011

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Family Fun in Santa Clarita

Over the last two decades, Santa Clarita has enjoyed phenomenal growth, due in part to its reputation as a great place to raise a family. Naturally, there’s quite a lot for families to enjoy, too…

10/28/2010

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Best Los Angeles Theme Parks That Aren’t Disneyland

A studio tour at Universal Studios combines a behind-the-scenes look at how movies are made with special effects that put you right into the movie.

CBS Los Angeles–08/28/2010

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