Frontierland General Facts

4 attractions are in Frontierland

2 shows and entertainment are in Frontierland

3 dinning location are in Frontierland

2 shopping locations are in Frontierland

280 horsepower piston engine powers the Liberty Belle riverboat that is powered by steam.

Big Thunder Mountain Railroad

1980 is when Big Thunder Mountain Debuted

2,780 feet of track was laid for Big Thunder Mountain Railroad

197 feet tall is Big Thunder Mountain Railroad

2.5 acre is the total acreage used for Big Thunder Mountain Railroad.

6,500 tons of steel beams, rods and mesh were used to construct Big Thunder Mountain Railroad

4,675 tons of concrete were used to construct Big Thunder Mountain Railroad

90,000 gallons of water were used to construct Big Thunder Mountain Railroad

4,000 gallons of dessert paint were used to construct Big Thunder Mountain Railroad.

150 guests can ride at one time

30 people per car can ride the Big Thunder Mountain railroad. There are 5 cars per train, with 6 guests per car.

$17,000,000 was the construction costs of Big Thunder Mountain Railroad in 1979. $300,000.00 of that money was spent on authentic props and decorations

6 trains on the Big Thunder Mountain railroad are named. The names of the trains are: I.M. Brave, I.M. Fearless., I.B. Hearty, U.B. Bold, U.R. Daring, and U.R. Courageous.

5 trains can run simultaneously

5 passenger cars are part of each train; each passenger car can hold 6 people.

3 minutes and 30 seconds is the ride time of Big Thunder Mountain Railroad

20 Audio Audio-Animatronics can be found on Big Thunder Mountain

3 drops are on Big Thunder Mountain

2 acres are used to create Big Thunder Mountain Railroad

3 lifts are on this attraction

25 miles per hour is the maximum speed for this train

25% larger then Disneyland Big Thunder Mountain Railroad

50 feet is the height of the track

Country Bear Jamboree

1971 is when Country Bear Jamboree debuted

20 Audio-Animatronics are in the Country Bear Jamboree. The show length is 15:55 minutes long.

380 guests can watch the Country Bear Jamboree

18 bears are on hand to perform at the Country Bear Jamboree.

15 minutes bear show can be seen at the Country Bear Jamboree.

1st attraction to make its world debut at Walt Disney world was the Country Bear Jamboree.

5 other animals are on hand to entertain you (a raccoon, a buffalo, a stag, a moose, and, how could we forget, a skunk!)

Splash Mountain

1992 is the year Splash Mountain debuted and made a big splash.

86 feet High and a 45 degree angle decent is what Splash Mountain will give you for a thrill.

40 MPH is the speed you travel on Splash Mountain, which is faster than Space Mountain.

68 Audio-Animatronics are located throughout the Splash Mountain attraction

9.2 acres were consumed for Splash Mountain at WDW, which is bigger than Disneyland’s 2.03 acres site for their Splash Mountain.

10 minute log ride though the Briar patch is what you’ll get at Splash Mountain.

8 guests can fit in each log at Splash Mountain

440 guests can ride at one time

2,600 feet long, or about 1/2 a mile is how long the Splash Mountain concrete flume is.

36-feet long and 22-feet high is the Showboat in the final scene on Splash Mountain.

28,000 gallons of water are pushed though Splash Mountain each minute.

5 minutes is all it takes to drain the ENTIRE flume system at Splash Mountain.

20 minutes is all it takes to fill the entire flume system, that’s 965,000 gallons of water at Splash Mountain.

956,000 gallons of water are recycled every 4 minutes at Splash Mountain

1 million gallons of water are held in backstage reservoir for Splash Mountain. The reservoir is 50 feet deep by 60 feet by 60 feet.

6 water pumps feed the 2 zones of Splash Mountain.

4 of the 6 water pumps are used, the other 2 are spare back ups.

2 feet diameter is the size of the tubes carting water thought the water pumps at Splash Mountain.

2 computers run all the controls at Splash Mountain.

36 hidden cameras are on Splash Mountain. The Cast members monitor these cameras.

15 exit doors are throughout Splash Mountain (many of which aren't seen by guests).

5 drops are at Splash Mountain

3 lifts are at Splash Mountain

$1.3 million dollars was the cost for the hoping Brier Rabbit, making it one the most expensive.

1 ton is the dead load of each log on Splash Mountain.

50 logs can be run at one time with a maximum log capacity of 55 at one time on Splash Mountain.

60 logs are at Splash Mountain

103 Audio-Anamatronics are used in Splash Mountain

45 degree drop is the largest

9 acres were used to create this attraction

2 million gallons of water can be used with 965,000 gallons in the flume and over 1 million gallons back stage.

60 by 60 feet and 50 feet deep is the backstage reservoir tank that allows the ride to be totally refilled in 20 minutes

400,752 square feet were used for this attraction

3 times is the amount of times Prince William, Prices harry and Diana rode Splash Mountain since this was their favorite ride in 1993

Tom Sawyer Island

1973 is when Tom Sawyer Island debuted

3 wooden rafts to Tom Sawyer Island are named after characters in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer - Tom Sawyer, Injun Joe, and Becky Thatcher.

70 People can ride on each raft to Tom Sawyer Island

2 minutes raft ride to the island is all it takes

400 guests can be on the Tom Swayers Island at one time

6 paintbrushes are hidden each day on Tom Sayer Island, if you find them and bring them to a cast member you will receive a prize.

Frontierland Shootin’ Arcade

1971 is when Frontierland Shootin’ Arcade debuted

5 minutes is how long this attraction lasts

16 guns are at the Frontierland Shootin' Arcade

97 different targets to shoot at the Frontierland Shootin' Arcade, and the landscape include a bank, jail, hotel and cemetery.

1971 is when the Frontierland Shootin' Arcade debuted

54 caliber Hawkins rifles are used at the Frontierland Shootin' Arcade

2,000 gallons of paint were needed each year to repaint the targets