It’s been hotly discussed since the announcement of Disneyland’s major Star Wars expansion back at D23 Expo last August, and now it’s finally underway. This month saw the permanent closure of Big Thunder Ranch and this week shut down access to Big Thunder Trail entirely.
The path is closed between the Village Haus restaurant in Fantasyland and on the opposite side near the leftover tunnel from the old Mine Train Through Nature’s Wonderland ride in Frontierland.
We’ll be keeping a close watch on this area as construction progresses to see what we can see. As you might expect, everyone is very curious to know how much of the surrounding landscape and scenery will remain intact once Star Wars Land begins to take shape.