Look back on the transformation of Thunder River in to Rumba Rapids for the 2002 season in these photos taken in January and February 2002.

2nd January 2002

The first area of new construction was the roof over the entrance / exit structure.

18th January 2002

The purple-tiled roof over the entrance / exit structure now appears to be complete.

3rd February 2002

These photos provide a look at the old wave machine being torn out, the entrance / exit structure, rebuilt tunnel and the new boats.

19th February 2002

The entrance / exit structure now looks almost complete, while the control console and water shower tower have had a colourful makeover.