"Dip, Plunge and Twirl ..." Mission Beach by shrimp56
Mission Beach Travel Guide: 27 reviews and 39 photos
Walk through the gates at Belmont Park in Mission Bay and all of these activities and more are available to you!
The Giant Dipper roller coaster [in the background of the picture above] is the historic centerpiece of the park, but the Plunge Pool, Liberty Carousel and the Chaos ride aren't far behind ;)
What I liked best about Belmont Park, besides the "old time" amusement park feel -- was that things were very close together and prices seemed reasonable.
It wasn't a foggy day -- we were under what the locals call "The Marine Layer." Looked like fog to me;)
Please see my Mission Beach tips for comments on this beautiful carousel. I especially liked the "old time" feel of the park -- rides I knew as a child mixed with more modern ones.
- Pros:Plenty of Action at a reasonable price ...
- Cons:Not for the delicate of stomach ...
- In a nutshell:Go for the ostrich on the Carousel & leave the gut-churning rides to others:)
The medallions on the carousel. . The images for these medallions were taken from historic photographs -- this one is... more travel advice
Now this is MY kind of ride ;) . The Liberty Carousel is a detailed modern reproduction of an old-style carousel,... more travel advice
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