Space Mountain Is Even More Impressive With the Lights On

The famed indoor roller coaster is among the most popular rides in the Magic Kingdom but most riders never get the opportunity to see how it's put together because it runs in near-complete darkness. Until now, that is.


Uploaded by The Disney Blog, this video tours the inside of the Space Mountain Dome from a Peoplemover. With the lights on, you can see both the ride's patented tubular steel track design as well as a car as it's released. [Disney Blog via Boing Boing]



Space Mountain is too rough and the complete darkness gives you no perspective and sorta ruins the ride. Disney Worlds best coaster, by far, is Rockin' at Hollywood Studios. Even the new Everest is just okay....