The Mountains of Magic Kingdom - 24 Facts & Secrets

10 - What does the flashing street lantern in the loading area mean?

You may have noticed that there is a lantern that flashes from time to time in the area where you are boarding your log vehicle.  Well the big secret is…. It lets cast members know that the logs are about to move in the station so that they are prepared for guests to move out and the next guests to disembark.  You will actually notice this in place on many attractions if you keep an eye out in the loading area.