Xtreme Waterparks

Xtreme Waterparks Travel Guide

Explore some of the most extreme waterparks in the world, from Stukas, a terrifying 60-mph waterside in Italy, to the Destroyer, a monstrous 300-foot-long homemade waterside in Vail, CO.

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Slip ‘n Soar Homemade Slide

Slip ‘n Soar is a homemade slide that’s beyond outrageous. Augusta, Georgia’s latest creation is an 8-foot ramp sporting a 45-degree angle that sits on 44 tons of sand.

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Splish Splash Water Park

Head to Long Island, NY, to a park called Splish Splash. It measures up, with 55 acres containing an impressive 32 rides, including the notorious Cliff Diver.

2549 Splish Splash Dr
Calverton, NY 11933

 
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Tignes Acrocland

Whether you’re into freestyle waterskiing or just looking to get your blood pumping, Acroland in Tignes, France, is sure to get your adrenaline surging. The featured ride at Acroland is the Hot Jump water slide.

Parc National de la Vanoise, 73320 Tignes, France

 
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Vandara Hot Springs & Adventure

Vandara Hot Springs and Adventure is a 2000-acre resort that’s home to the newest king of the jungle -- a ride that sends you flying directly at a tree!

Rincon de la Vieja, Rincon de La Vieja 0000, Costa Rica

 
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Village Vacances Valcartier Waterpark

Start out easy on the Rock ‘n Roll water slide, then it’s off to Everest, Village Vacances Valcarier’s most intense ride

1860 Valcartier Blvd
Valcartier, Québec G0A 4S0

 
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Wave House San Diego

Wave House offers 2 different ways to get your surf on. Flowrider, a wave machine that produces a wave powered by 20,000 gallons of water. And Flowbarrel, the only wave machine in the country that lets you surf a monster curl standing up.

3125 Ocean Front Walk
San Diego, CA 92109

 
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West Park

West Park in Colorado is home to Vail’s first-ever homemade public water slide, The Destroyer.

1559 Deer Blvd
White River National Forest
Avon, CO 81620

 
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Wet 'n Wild Hawaii

The locals call the park Momboosa -- meaning big and monstrous -- because it’s made up of 25 acres of land with 25 rides like the Island Racer, which contains 4 different 250-foot slides!

400 Farrington Hwy
Kapolei, HI 96707

 

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