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  • On Sep 19, 2013
    Angie Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

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    Are there any rules/limitations on carrying backpacks on to rides. Trying to figure out what we need to bring in to the parks with us.

    Hi there Angie!

    Welcome to the Disney Parks Moms Panel!  We're glad you're here!  My husband always brings a standard size backpack into the theme parks filled with snacks, autograph books, pens, sunscreen, a camera, plus any other park touring essentials. He also brings the backpack onto all of the attractions with him. He either places the bag in the designated storage compartment (where available) or on the floor of the ride vehicle. On thrill attractions, he makes sure to secure the bag by placing one strap around his leg or by putting his leg on top of the backpack. We traditionally ride all of the thrill and water attractions and have never encountered any difficulty in bringing our backpack onto the attractions with us. Please know that Disney does prohibit backpacks with or without wheels larger than 24" long x 15" wide x 18" high. I hope this information is helpful! Please don't hesitate to write us back with any additional vacation planning questions that you may have. Best wishes for a magical trip, Angie!

    Happy Planning,
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Meet the Panelist: Jodie, Georgia

Hey, y'all! I'm the mother of four amazing kids and wife to my very own Prince Charming!  After working as a Registered Nurse for over 20 years, I recently traded in my scrubs to work as a Physician Recruiter for my local hospital. My friends call me the "Queen of Disney," and I would love to put all my experiences and knowledge to work in order to assist you in planning a magical Walt Disney World vacation! Learn More About Jodie

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