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Deserted Disney: The Abandoned Lands of Walt Disney World

By Station 71: A Walt Disney World Podcast

12/16/17 - Brian gives the other hosts a lesson on a few of Disney's abandoned lands: River Country and Discovery Island. Tune in to hear more about why these mysterious properties were deserted and the urban explorers who have braved the wilderness to visit them.   News: Stitch's Great Escape closing permanently on January 6, 2018 (Magic Kingdom) Muppets Fountain returning to new Grand Avenue area (Hollywood Studios) Coco hits $400 million at the worldwide box office Flights of Wonder being replaced by "Up"-themed bird show (Animal Kingdom)   River Country: Walt Disney World's first water park Open from June 1976 - November 2001 Used water from Bay Lake Many theories of why it was closed include a brain-eating amoeba, legislation regarding water parks was passed in Florida, and that a capacity of 5,000 made it less profitable than other parks.   Discovery Island: An island that saw many iterations, but ultimately ended up as a nature reserve Only accessible by boat Urban exploration enthusiast Shane Perez's account of trespassing onto a deserted Discovery Island   Find us online at:Facebook: /Station71PodTwitter: @Station71PodInstagram: @Station71Podcast Email: Station71Podcast@gmail.com

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