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    Disneyland Closing Attractions to Build Star Wars Land

    The biggest expansion of Disneyland since 1959 will begin January 10, 2016 to begin the construction of Star Wars Land. On that date Big Thunder Ranch in Frontierland and its Big Thunder Ranch Barbecue, Big Thunder Ranch Petting Zoo and Big Thunder Ranch Jamboree will close permanently. And on the same day, the following attractions will […]

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    Penny in the Park

    This story by Mark Hickson was originally published on DbM October 11, 2011. These photos by Robert J. Weaver (1917-1994) were taken August 27, 1956 during a family trip to Disneyland. I found in them, a wonderful little girl named Penny. These pictures capture her very special day in the park. Ticket book in hand, […]

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    Restroom Accessible by Cave?

    On east shore of Tom Sawyer Island you can find the smallest public restroom at Disneyland. It is there to cover the potty needs for all those screaming kids, running around on the south end of the island (the other is at the “dead” fort at the north end). Since it was not built for wheelchairs they […]

  • The New Pitates Lair on Tom Sawer Island Map

    I know they say “Change is good” but I do miss the old Tom Sawyer Island. But I must admit though they did a mighty fine job making it into a Pirate Island. Maybe the fort and the north end can still be for pioneers of the wild west! What ye say, Matey? Click on it to find […]

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    Restroom Accessible by Cave?

    Hi! I’m back for my Disneyland Resort trip and while going through all my pictures I thought this one merited posting first. On east shore of TSI you can find the smallest public restroom at Disneyland. It is there to cover the potty needs for all those screaming kids running around on the south end of […]

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    Disneyland’s crack crime fighting team in this weeks mystery, “Injun Joe, Back from the Dead?” Tweet