The Mountains of Magic Kingdom - 24 Facts & Secrets

Walt Disney World’s mountains of Magic Kingdom, Big Thunder Mountain, Space Mountain, and Splash Mountain, are amazing attractions each thrilling in their own way. Big Thunder Mountain is definitely the most “rootinest, tootinest ride” found in all of Walt Disney World.  The attraction lives in Frontierland at the Magic Kingdom.  During the ride you take off in a train on the Big Thunder Mountain Railroad through the mine with many amazing thrills and surprises along the way.

  Splash Mountain is a beloved favorite, especially on the really hot days when guests want to beat the heat and cool off.  The attraction is fun to watch from outside, as you can see the guests drop (and you might even get a splash of your own), but the ride is even more fun to ride!

  Space Mountain is a beloved attraction at Walt Disney World for so many guests.  The attraction has been around for over 40 years and appears to be unwavering for guests in terms of popularity and their love and enjoyment for this roller coaster.  It is a really unique and interesting attraction, too!

  These rides also hold various hidden secrets and extras that you may not have noticed, even if you have ridden the ride several times.  Following are facts and secrets you may not know about Big Thunder Mountain, Splash Mountain, and Space Mountain.