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The Matterhorn Bobsleds at Disneyland was the world's first steel tubular roller coaster and it paved the future of the modern coasters we love today. American Coaster Enthusiasts have declared it a historical landmark. Hard to believe this photo is over 53 years old!

The Matterhorn Bobsleds at Disneyland was the world's first steel tubular roller coaster and it paved the future of the modern coasters we love today. American Coaster Enthusiasts have declared it a historical landmark.

Matterhorn & Tea Cups at night @ Disneyland absolutely gorgeous. I need those lights in my room

Matterhorn & Tea Cups at night @ Disneyland absolutely gorgeous. I need those lights for my yard party.

Pre-1959 Skyway buckets glide to and from the Tomorrowland station over Autopia and Holiday Hill (before the Matterhorn), Disneyland ,CA.

Skyway buckets glide to and from the Tomorrowland station over Autopia and Holiday Hill (before the Matterhorn), Disneyland, CA.

How do you paint a 147-foot-tall mountain? Disneyland gave the Matterhorn fresh coat of paint. The mountain was built in 1959 and has only had touch-up jobs over the years. Imagineers looked to the original Matterhorn in Switzerland when choosing colors and snow patterns. The snow glistens - how did they achieve that look? Read and see.

Matterhorn gets the most extensive rehab ever

Disneyland Matterhorn repainting infographic via The Orange County Register (May So want to look through my old Disney pictures to track the Matterhorn snow :)

I have a secret crush on the mid-century Disneyland aesthetic.

welldressedanddisneyobsessed: “daily vintage disneyland: disneyland’s rocket jets & peoplemover from 1968 with the matterhorn in the background by mike pierce ”

Disneyland Back In The Day

I miss the Skyway---Vintage Disneyland: The Monorail zips past the Matterhorn while Skyway buckets glide through it, as viewed from the Alice in Wonderland elevated track.

Matterhorn Bobsleds by Matt Pasant, via Flickr

The Matterhorn Bobsleds is an attraction composed of two intertwining steel roller coasters, which opened in 1959 at Disneyland in Anaheim, California.

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