Monday, March 10, 2014

VooDoo ZipLine @ Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino Las Vegas

The rides will start from the VooDoo Lounge, atop the Rio's 50-story Masquerade Tower and the total ride covers nearly one-third of a mile and takes 1 minute and 10 seconds from start to finish.



Sugar Loaf Las Vegas Version: VooDoo ZipLine

Today was the test day for the new thrill ride, a zip line-like attraction called VooDoo ZipLine. It is expected to open in about two weeks at the Rio Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas and it will connect the resort's two towers.
Vale Simmons

The rides will start from the VooDoo Lounge, atop the Rio's 50-story Masquerade Tower and the total ride covers nearly one-third of a mile and takes 1 minute and 10 seconds from start to finish. 

Riders will have 360-degree open-air views of the Strip.

Today, Vale Simmons, co-owner, Kurt Morgan, installer, Bobby Espinoza, Maintenance Manager, and  Chris Lampa, General Manager were working very hard to make it happen in two weeks. 



Left:
Pão de Açúcar (Sugar Loaf)
Rio de Janeiro


Right:
VooDoo ZipLine
Las Vegas


Update

Van Kim came from Phoenix to be one of the first to ride the VooDoo ZipLine.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RSOqEUhqy14

Bruce Buffer announces the official opening of the VooDoo ZipLine at Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino Las Vegas.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zTN10K4HBsU