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Re: Best day to visit Pittsburgh?

Postby Hockeynut! on Tue Nov 06, 2012 11:18 am

MRandall25 - No, they changed the appearance a long time ago. It's still recognizable as the same house, but without the "eye" windows, it definitely loses some of the cool factor. :)
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Re: Best day to visit Pittsburgh?

Postby Hockeynut! on Tue Nov 06, 2012 11:19 am

columbia - I was there a few years ago. I took the "train" ride/tour and it was a lot of fun! Freezing cold in January though, lol. The Plantation was on a recent episode of Ghost Hunters too.
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Re: Best day to visit Pittsburgh?

Postby canaan on Tue Nov 06, 2012 11:23 am

Hockeynut! wrote:Canaan - The mental hospital was in Danvers, MA. Most of it was torn down but the center of the Kirkbride was restored and turned into an apartment complex. It's still very recognizable from the film. Gordon's house is in Malden, MA, if memory serves.

ah. too cool. thanks.
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Re: Best day to visit Pittsburgh?

Postby Hockeynut! on Tue Nov 06, 2012 11:25 am

No problem! Here's a pic of the center bldg.

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Re: Best day to visit Pittsburgh?

Postby canaan on Tue Nov 06, 2012 11:29 am

that looks incredible.
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Re: Best day to visit Pittsburgh?

Postby FreeCandy44 on Tue Nov 06, 2012 8:17 pm

Does crystal lake still look the same? I'd love to go into some of the cabins...the dock etc.
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Re: Best day to visit Pittsburgh?

Postby Hockeynut! on Tue Nov 06, 2012 8:24 pm

Crystal Lake is very similar. A few of the cabins were torn down, but the main cabin where Alice fights Mrs V is still there. The lake looks the same. The archery range is still there too. Also, the diner where Steve Christy downs some coffee is still around. I ate breakfast there in April. :)
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Re: Best day to visit Pittsburgh?

Postby Rylan on Tue Nov 06, 2012 8:25 pm

So Hockeynut! if you ever want a LGP travel companion I am always game. :pop:
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Re: Best day to visit Pittsburgh?

Postby Hockeynut! on Tue Nov 06, 2012 8:40 pm

Thanks, Rylan - I might take you up on that some time!
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Re: Best day to visit Pittsburgh?

Postby Rylan on Tue Nov 06, 2012 8:48 pm

:fist:
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Re: Best day to visit Pittsburgh?

Postby ulf on Tue Nov 06, 2012 8:49 pm

new LGP power couple?
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Re: Best day to visit Pittsburgh?

Postby Hockeynut! on Tue Nov 06, 2012 8:49 pm

:oops:
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Re: Best day to visit Pittsburgh?

Postby ulf on Tue Nov 06, 2012 8:50 pm

:lol: cool stuff, Hockeynut!
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Re: Best day to visit Pittsburgh?

Postby FreeCandy44 on Tue Nov 06, 2012 9:01 pm

ulf wrote:new LGP power couple?

So it appears
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