The Silverwood Theme Park located along US 95 north of Coeur d' Alene and nearby the small town of Athol,Idaho has made their official announcement of 2 new rides that will open in the park for it's 2013 summer season.
Those new rides are...
A new ride that will be named via an online contest on the theme park's website, The new ride cost Silverwood about 2 million dollars and will be shipped over from Italy and re assembled on site most likely sometime in April. The new ride is a spinning ride that spins riders back and forth as well as around in a giant circle. It will stand at 104 feet tall and allow riders to experience a g force of 3.5, the duration of the ride will be between 2 to 3 minutes and it will seat 24.
Also planned for 2013 at Silverwood is a new family ride being shipped to the park from New Jersey. That ride is called the Barnstormer. The Barnstormer will be located in the Garfield's Summer Camp area and is a bi-plane themed ride that can seat up to 20. It is geared towards younger riders.
Silverwood is expecting an increase in guests this year due in part to these 2 new rides.
For more info on the Silverwood Theme Park,including how to enter the contest to name the new spinning ride visit their offical web site at-
Photo's of the new rides can also be located on their web site.