Waterparks are not only exciting. It helps relieve the scorching summer heat. On top of that, they have heart-stopping, nerve-wracking attractions for thrill seekers. At the same time, it offers family-friendly fun good for everyone. So prepare your swimsuits and be ready for the top rated water parks in the US this summer.
In Water Country USA, nothing can make you wet and wild than the drop slide at Vanish Point with its 75-foot tower and 2 wave paths. This waterpark is the largest in Virginia. It has 25 state-of-the-art rides, including KIDsiderate (kid-friendly) rides like Cow-A-Bunga, H2O UFO, and Kritter Korral.
This is the largest water theme park in New York, with more than 50 rides and attraction. This includes 32 wild water rides like Serengeti Surf Hill. Your family would surely enjoy the 1,100-foot tube ride around the park; reach speeds up to 30 mph on the Killermanjaro (one of the tallest and fastest slides in the park), or just relax as you float at Safari River Expedition that is under the park's bridges and waterslides.
If you’re in for a heart-pumping experience, then you must try KaPau Plummet at Silver Dollar City White Water Park. Here, you will experience the challenging 245-foot slides wherein you will be launched from a trap door in drop floor down a 70-degree plunge. Other water attractions include floating down and over 800-foot Aloha River, where you will have to withstand the high tides of the 500,000-gallon wave pool or race down the speed slides of Kalani Towers.
The largest waterpark in the US, Noah’s Ark has 51 water slides, two wave pools, and a surfing simulator called Surfing Safari. It has dozens of other attractions and has something to offer for the entire family. Adrenaline junkies can brace themselves for an extreme ride of a lifetime featuring the Scorpion's Tail, America's first upside-down looping body slide that would drop you down from a trap door in a capsule into an almost inverted loop.