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Rivers of America

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SAILING SHIP COLUMBIA (ANAHEIM, Calif.) – The Sailing Ship Columbia explores the Rivers of America at Disneyland park. The 110-foot-long, fully rigged ship recreates the grand pioneering adventures of the famous vessel that discovered the Columbia River and became the first American ship to circumnavigate the globe. Guests enjoy marveling at the towering 84-foot mainmast and inspecting the merchant ship’s 10 cannons and two deck-mounted swivel guns, used to thwart the attacks of pirates. (Paul Hiffmeyer/ Disneyland Resort ) CLASSIC DISNEYLAND PARK ATTRACTIONS RETURN (ANAHEIM, Calif.) – A gorgeous new Columbia Gorge section is the backdrop as guests enjoy their journey aboard the Disneyland Railroad, one of the original Disneyland attractions. Guests also enjoy this new landscape, including five spectacular waterfalls, from the Mark Twain Riverboat, Sailing Ship Columbia and Davy Crockett Explorer Canoes. (Joshua Sudock/Disneyland Resort) CLASSIC DISNEYLAND PARK ATTRACTIONS RETURN (ANAHEIM, Calif.) –At Pirate’s Lair on Tom Sawyer Island, guests relive the plucky adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn when they ran away to live the carefree life of a pirate. Guests may explore, wander dusty roads and amble across creaky suspension bridges. (Joshua Sudock/Disneyland Resort) MARK TWAIN RIVERBOAT-While visiting Frontierland, Disneyland park guests can cruise back in time on a 14-minute sightseeing voyage aboard a recreation of the glorious 19th-century steam-powered paddlewheel riverboats that carried people and cargo up and down the mighty Mississippi. (Paul Hiffmeyer/Disneyland) FRONTIERLAND—The Mark Twain Riverboat and Big Thunder Mountain are reflected in the Rivers of America in Frontierland at Disneyland Park in Anaheim, Calif. Frontierland brings to life the natural beauty, excitement and promise of the American West in the 1800s. For editorial news use only. (Paul Hiffmeyer/Disneyland)

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