• On Jul 30, 2017
    Belinda from TX Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    Going to DL next week and just heard about the Matterhorn. Please let me know if there are any drops and which side is the scariest, because i'm a bit of a chicken. thanks!

    Hi, Belinda!

    You are talking to the "queen" of being a chicken on coasters - just ask my teenagers! They always laugh at me as I am screaming on kiddie-coasters!  I can honestly tell you that the Matterhorn Bobsleds are nothing to fear. There are no huge drops, just lots of twists and turns, reaching a top speed of 27 miles per hour . To me, the worst part of it is that you get tossed around a bit. If you don't mind a bit of a rough ride, you will be just fine.

    As far as left vs. right, I have never noticed a difference. There may be some Matterhorn Bobsled experts out there who favor one side, but I don't think there is noticeably different.

    So hop into your bobsled, and keep an eye out for that Abominable Snowman!  Good luck!

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I am a fundraiser/event planner turned stay at home mom. When I am not running to cheerleading practice or a soccer game with my kids, I enjoy scrapbooking, reading, and of course, planning our next Disney adventure!

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