Doswell in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Ranger Smith's Jeep Tour
Operating 25 years in the same corner of what was originally called "The Happy Land of Hanna-Barbera", this popular children's jeep ride was manufactured by Intamin AG of Switzerland.
This "Kiddie Merry Hunting" ride cost about $41,000 in 1975.
The "Ranger's Hat" centerpiece was made by International Amusement Devices, Inc. of Dayton, Ohio at a cost of $3,175.
Erected 2000 by Kings Dominion.
Location. 37° 50.388′ N, 77° 26.592′ W. Marker is in Doswell, Virginia, in Hanover County. Click for map. Marker is located within Kings Dominion amusement park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 16000 Theme Park Way, Doswell VA 23047, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Boo Boo's Tree Swings (a few steps from this marker); Boulder Bumpers (within shouting distance of this marker); The Scooby-Doo Ghoster Coaster (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Wave Swinger (about 500 feet away); The Shockwave (about 500 feet away); The Eiffel Tower (about 600 feet away); Water Works (about 800 feet away); Volcano (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Doswell.
Categories. • 20th Century • Entertainment •
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