Abandoned Disney: River Country

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In the summer of 1976, Disney World opened its very first water park, River Country. This Huckleberry Finn themed park served guests for 25 years before shutting its gates in 2001 and never reopening again. Some of its most interesting history though happened in the 17 years following its closure. Join us this week as we look back at one of the most infamous abandoned Disney locations and what the plans are for it in the future.

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