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[7 Jul 2013 | No Comment | ]
Matterhorn Musicians and Other Entertainment Offerings Announced for Limited Time Magic

This week, Disney announced some new entertainment offerings that will be coming to Disneyland and Walt Disney World next week as part of Limited Time Magic. This week, visitors to the parks will be able to enjoy new performances, including the return of musicians on the Matterhorn.
While visitors to Disneyland Park have been able to see mountain climbers regularly climbing up the Matterhorn, next week will bring some new faces atop the iconic mountain. From July 8-14, the musicians Happy Hans and his son, Erik, will be bringing their Alpine …

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[11 May 2012 | No Comment | ]
Mountain Climbers Return to Disneyland’s Matterhorn

We have some exciting news to share with you today: the classic mountain climbers are returning to Disneyland’s Matterhorn Bobsleds attraction this summer.
When the ride first opened at Disneyland in 1959, the climbers were a part of the attraction. Disney even went so far as to give the climbers names like Hans, Fritz, and Otto. At one point, Mickey Mouse even climbed the 147-foot structure. Fans are excited about the climbers coming back, as many of them remember them as being part of the Matterhorn attraction when they were kids.
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[9 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]
Disney’s Matterhorn Undergoing Renovations

Disneyland’s iconic Matterhorn attraction will be undergoing “routine maintenance” for the next six months, making  this easily one of the longest renovations in the ride’s history. The ride officially shut down January 9, and is expected to reopen again this summer.
While the ride is closed, crews will be updating the attraction with a fresh coat of exterior paint, as well as repairing the rock-work and adding new ride vehicles. Previously, the vehicles had tandem seating, but the new ride vehicles will have three individual seats in each car, with two …