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Secrets of WDW Discuss WDW aerial view in the Trivia and Games Forums forums; I recently pieced together an aerial view of the main portion of the WDW/RCID property and labeled the parks, resorts, and other major attractions.I labeled just about everything listed on ...
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    Cool WDW aerial view

    I recently pieced together an aerial view of the main portion of the WDW/RCID property and labeled the parks, resorts, and other major attractions.I labeled just about everything listed on several official WDW maps I found online, as well as a small number of non-public sites I could identify by appearance (monorail barn) or from topographical maps (sewage treatment). I'd love any help in identifying other sites. There are numerous large back-stage sites visible from the air. I'm also thinking of:

    *the Reedy Creek Fire Station, which I saw frequently during my last visit, but which I cannot locate on the map

    *the c. 1970 preview center, which I believe still stands

    *"secret" air strips, helipads;quirky or unusual stuff, weird stuff, anything

    In its current form, the photomosaic is high-resolution and is thus a MASSIVE file. If anyone is interested in contributing, I can try to post a smaller-sized version of the image but still with enough detail to identify various sites.

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    The runway (airstrip) is pretty easy to find. If you look to the east side of the parking lot for the Magic Kingdom, you will see a "road" with a loop and ramp on the north west end. That would be the airport. If you use google maps in the satellite or hybrid mode, you can see it clearly.
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    I believe the preview center is on Hotel Plaza Blvd. and is now the athletic club. Look for a low building between the high-rise hotels sort of across the street from the Hotel Royal Plaza.

    There are several fire stations. #1 is on Buena Vista Drive, and #4 is near Saratoga Springs. Sorry I don't have more details than that, or where #2 and #3 are.
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    Ive seen one of the fire stations on my last visit. Disney themes everything, its really cool
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