The final brake run. Trains come in backwards, and another track switch allows the trains to travel forwards out again, around a U turn, and re-enter the station.
"Live your odyssey with Pegase Express"
The bulk of the layout follows the main lift hill. It is a series of braided twists, turns and hills . Eventually the track heads up a second smaller lift hill into a the elevated temple seen in the distance on the left. Inside is a dead end. The track switches behind the train and it is launched into the 2nd part of the layout in reverse.
A drop leads towards the first lift hill.
The layout begins with a gentle launch from the station.
The tongue in cheek "Ancient Greek train station" theme carries through to the loading area.
The tongue in cheek "Ancient Greek train station" theme carries through to the loading area.
Gare Montparnassos is a pun of Gare Montparnasse, one of Paris' busiest train stations... which is itself named after Mount Parnassus, a mountain in Greece!
Pegase Express is a family coaster with both fowards and backwards sections, two launches, and a lift hill.