Asked by: Mirel Feuerlein
asked in category: General Last Updated: 21st January, 2020

What does alpengeist mean?

Alpengeist is a Bolliger & Mabillard inverted roller coaster at Busch Gardens Williamsburg. Alpengeist has an Alpine mountain region theme. The name "Alpengeist" is German for " Ghost of the Alps" or "Alps Spirit" and the ride is themed to a runaway ski lift.

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Keeping this in consideration, how long is the alpengeist at Busch Gardens?

3 minutes

Secondly, how fast does Montu go? 97 km/h

Then, when did alpengeist open?

March 22, 1997

Why did the Big Bad Wolf roller coaster close?

On July 24, 2009, it was announced that the Big Bad Wolf would be retired after 25 years of operation. It officially closed on September 7, 2009. The land once occupied by Big Bad Wolf was cleared afterwards to make room for the construction of Verbolten, a new roller coaster that opened at the park in 2012.

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