Watch: Pittsburgh Dad's Fond Farewell to the Log Jammer

The iconic ride retired Sunday after 42 years, but not before Pittsburgh Dad took one final, nostalgic plunge.




No final decision has been made as to what will replace the Log Jammer but Kennywood General Manager Jerome Gibas says the the park is “committed to enhancing our guests’ experiences while preserving our signature balance of modern thrills and traditional family favorites."
 

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