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Knoebels and Hershey flooding

Posted: 7/25/18 at 11:56:05 PM
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Have any of you seen the flooding in Hershey and Knoebels parks?


* This post was modified at 7/26/18 12:05:51 AM *

Re: Knoebels and Hershey flooding by SirWillow SirWillow Profile at 7/27/18 10:07:29 PM
Knoebel's reopened today after cleaning up. This is what they posted on their Facebook page yesterday (pointing towards today):

Our team’s hard work will have you asking, “#WhatFlood?” When we said earlier that 90% of the park would open on time tomorrow, we were being a little conservative. Let’s add another 6.5% to that! Here’s what might not open on time tomorrow:

Rides: Ball Crawl, Spanish Bambini (Italian Trapeze and Over the Top were closed prior to flood)

Food Stands: Totem Treats, Wharf

Games: Muffin Tins

Gift Shops: Some may have a late start, but all will eventually open

Crystal Pool will be closed for roughly one week.

Re: Knoebels and Hershey flooding by MABrider MABrider Profile at 7/30/18 5:34:39 PM
There is no place in America (on Earth?!) that recovers as quickly from flooding of the magnitude Knoebel's suffers. Almost annually. When I visit there for PPP, I will be looking forward to the 2018 "flood height" sign that I am sure will be put up. Then again, this flood may not be worthy.
Mike B.
Re: Knoebels and Hershey flooding by MABrider MABrider Profile at 8/17/18 5:00:26 PM
So this latest flood IS worthy of a flood height sign.
I saw the new sign posted somewhere out here in the interweb, but damned if I can find it right now. 2018 was the second lowest flood level listed, so not too bad.
Mike B.