Summer is in full swing, and that can only mean one thing…ok, it can mean a lot of things. One thing it certainly means is that it’s time to grab the sunscreen, pack a towel and hit the waterpark! A favorite pastime of families across the globe, waterparks are a cool way to beat the heat and make life-long memories. So, when you are looking to hit the slides this summer, here are our picks for the Top 2014 Summer Waterpark Vacations!
1. The Country Place Resort at Zoom Flume Waterpark – New York
A fitting #1 for our Top Summer Waterparks, Zoom Flume is a Catskills family destination not quite like any other. Of course, the world class waterpark is the calling card to the thousands that flock here every summer as the park if filled with rides and slides of every shape and form. The newly added Gravity Gorge is hailed as the worlds largest waterpark zipline, and with slides named The Black Vortex in the mix, you are sure to find something that feeds the adrenaline junkie in you!
2. Chula Vista Resort – Wisconsin Dells
Looking for a guaranteed exceptional vacation spot for the whole family? Look no further than the Wisconsin Dells and Chula Vista Resort. The longtime waterpark resort in the heart of the Midwest playground that is the Wisconsin Dells is one you won’t want to miss. Chula Vista’s waterparks (that’s right, plural – one inside and one outside) encompass over 200,000 square feet. And trust us, not an inch is spared when it comes to your enjoyment and fun! Must see: The Flyan Myan – The world’s fastest and longest indoor water-coaster.
3. Darien Lake Resort – New York
World renowned for its amusement park and family friendly accommodations, Darien Lake Resort is also a hot spot for water ride thrill seekers. Just steps from you hotel room, you will find Splashtown Waterpark, a glorious collection of water activities for the whole family. Hang ten in the 200,000 gallon wave pool, or race down the Tornado, a 132 foot long slide that will have you twisting and turning at over 20 mph!
To find out who rounds out our list of the Top Summer Waterpark Vacations, click here.