Yes, ‘is located’ – It was never demolished. The beginning. You can see the very edge of the pool through the greenery. While this is pretty cool, the biggest part of this rumor is the possible location – the land that once was River Country. As always, check back with WDWNT.com as we continue to provide you the latest construction updates for Reflections: A Disney Lakeside Resort and more! In 2018, it was announced that River Country would be demolished for a new nature-inspired Disney Vacation Club resort named " Reflections - A Disney Lakeside Lodge ", originally set to open in 2022. There are two excavator’s stationed within the old water park, however most of the site still appears to be intact at the moment. All of the buildings and attractions remained on the property unused leading to speculation that the park may re-open. On the opposite side, a large pile of dirt sits waiting to fill the former pool area. Walt Disney World's mystery project at the former River Country water park may indeed include another massive waterfront resort. River Country became a perk for Guests at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort instead of a destination water park when the train system shut down in 1980. The park consisted of 2 pools, 5 water slides such as the Slippery Slide Falls and the Whoop ‘n’ Holler Hollow, as well as 2 children’s areas. It is pointed at the River Country construction site. Copyright © 2020 WDWNT, LLC. Demolition has begun on what remains of River Country.. Construction crews can now be seen along Bay Lake dismantling what once was the old water park. The first signs of demolition have been spotted at the old location of Disney’s River Country water park. Start typing to see results or hit ESC to close, Reality TV Personality Arrested For Punching a Cast Member After Making COVID-19 Joke at Walt Disney World, “DuckTales” Reportedly Cancelled at Disney XD, Possibly Affecting World Showcase Adventure Game at EPCOT, Bob Iger Leaving Disney Completely in December 2021; Considered Running for President, Now Wants Role in Biden Administration, last construction update of Reflections – A Disney Lakeside Resort, PHOTOS: New Pandora Apparel Flies into Windtraders at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Paper Straws Now Being Distributed at Dining Locations in Disneyland Paris. This small amount of shrubbery is all that’s left of the demolition work. The reasons floated included flailing demand for River Country as Disney’s bigger, better water parks hogged visitors. There is also a solar powered camera in place across the lake on the old Discovery Island. In our last construction update of Reflections – A Disney Lakeside Resort, we shared a first look at pictures of construction equipment being prepared for demolition on the old site of Disney’s River Country. Here’s a look back to what the site looked like at the beginning of the demolition. PHOTOS: Former River Country Location Demolished Ahead of Reflections – A Disney Lakeside Resort Construction. Disney’s River Country 1976-2005 | Disney’s first water park, situated on Bay Lake, filtered lake water through Disney’s rides + pools. The two excavators that were stationed here originally are now hard at work demolishing all your childhood memories and dreams, moving dirt ahead of the start of construction for Reflections. March 10, 2019: Disney has begun demolition on the old River Country site in preparation of building Reflections – A Disney Lakeside Lodge. Since that update, much progress has been made as River Country has been completely demolished and removed from the area. Cameron F. The first signs of demolition have been spotted at the old location of Disney’s River Country water park. River Country yes, because it is pretty visible from the shore and resort, but in the case of Discovery Island, you can't really see much of anything from the shoreline at all, most of it was on the island interior with the exception of the dock (which is still their) and the half sunken pirate ship (which has since been removed). The same envrionmental issues also exist for Discovery Island in the lake. Until early 2019, the park remained abandoned and simply overgrown rather than demolished. River Country was “Tom Sawyer swimmin’ hole” themed and was one of the first themed water parks ever built.

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