New Mountain Coaster to Open at Lake Placid Olympic Facility to be Designed & Manufactured by Local NY Firm, ADG. January 27, 2020 ADG at SAM Summer Ops Camp – See the Schedule! August 29, 2019
January 27, 2020 (Cohoes, NY) ADG Mountainsides (a division of Aquatic Development Group) is proud to announce that they have been selected by the Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA) to design and manufacture a new downhill mountain coaster as one of the feature attractions set to open at the Lake…Keep Reading
The ROI of Adding Water: Insights to an Indoor Mountain Waterpark May 28, 2019
ADG is exhibiting at SAM Summer Ops Camp this September 3-5 in Gatlinburg, TN and we hope to see you there! During the show there will be two opportunities to see how ADG can help you make the most of your mountain with mountain coasters, mountain alpine slides, water attractions and…Keep Reading
Summer at Ski Mountains | ADG Mountainsides May 28, 2019
Should You Build an Indoor Waterpark on Your Mountain?
More than just installing a water slide or flashy new attraction, there is a right way to add water to your mountain.
If your goal is to…Keep Reading
What are Alpine Slides & Why do they Work at Ski Resorts? March 19, 2019
More and more mountain resorts are choosing ADG mountain coasters as a way to increase revenues and enhance their brand as a premier 4-season recreation destination.
ADG Mountain coasters are designed to operate year-round, enhancing their appeal as an investment. Resorts typically run alpine coasters on a limited basis during the…Keep Reading
Runaway Mountain Coaster Claims Title of Longest & Fastest Coaster in Midwest US March 19, 2019
“How Alpine Slides Work
The best way to describe the function of an alpine slide is to compare it to its cousin, the bobsled. Unlike the bobsled, the alpine slide is a smooth, continuous track that is often built into the side of a hill and does not need ice…Keep Reading
No snow necessary: Ski resorts deliver summer fun February 15, 2019
The Runaway Mountain Coaster at Branson Mountain Adventure Park in MO opened to the public August 2016. This alpine coaster designed and built by ADG, is 4,900 ft. long with track laid out over 330’ ft. of elevation and two elevated 360 degree corkscrews, making it the longest in the Midwest.Keep Reading
IAAPA Tradeshow Floor Plan November 5, 2018
Sources: Larry Olmsted, Go Escape, USA Today, https://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/destinations/2013/07/19/ski-resort-summer-attractions-activities/2552835/ & Allen Best, Grist, “As ski season gets shorter, resorts build summer attractions” https://grist.org/article/as-ski-season-gets-shorter-resorts-build-summer-attractions/
“I came for the winter, but stayed for the summer.”
In recent years, top ski destinations have beefed up their warm-weather offerings to lure visitors. Most large ski resorts offer world-class…Keep Reading
Get Up and Running Faster with ADG October 16, 2018
How do we guarantee continuous and growing revenue streams with something as variable and unpredictable as the weather?
The solution: Weatherproof Your Mountain with supplemental attractions…Keep Reading
Inferno Mountain Coaster Opens to Public At Purgatory Resort August 28, 2018
ADG has a long history of executing on-time projects, and our clients rely on hitting an opening date…Keep Reading
(Cohoes, NY) – ADG opened Southwest Colorado’s only mountain coaster to the public Saturday, Aug. 25. The Purgatory Inferno Mountain Coaster will be open throughout the year – summer, fall, winter, and spring.
The Inferno Mountain Coaster is 4,000 feet long with a 300 vertical drop and fetaures nine switchbacks and…Keep Reading