Looking for family fun this summer? Waterparks are an awesome way to entertain kids (and maybe even your SO) without costing a fortune. Not sure where to find the best waterparks in Indiana? We’ve got the 9 most epic waterparks in state, right here.
1. Caribbean Cove Indoor Waterpark - Indianapolis
This indoor waterpark is open year round and even has an awesome arcade for those not wanting to take a swim. While this park has been closed recently, they'll be reopening on May 31st, just in time for summer!
2. Splash Island - Plainfield
Splash Island is an outdoor waterpark that opens on May 27th. They offer three waterslides, a lily pad crossing area, tons of interactive play (like ropes and kid slides), as well as regular pools. It's like a Caribbean vacation in your own backyard!
3. Pine Lake Waterpark - Berne
If you're looking for a huge waterpark experience for a minimal price (max is $7 per person), you have to check out Pine Lake Waterpark. They have amazing slides, a log walk, a splash pad, and even offer a cable ride across the lake!
4. Big Splash Adventure - French Lick
Big Splash Adventure in French Lick is a full out waterpark resort with fun to spare. Their waterpark is attached to an awesome hotel, so you can enjoy the waterpark even longer. They have a variety of different pools and activities in their waterpark, but also couple their waterpark experience with attractions like the Wilstern Ranch Elephant Retreat. For a weekend of family fun, this is the place for you.
5. Splashin' Safari - Santa Claus
Splashin' Safari is 50% of the allure of Holiday World in Santa Claus, Indiana. Splashin' Safari contains so much waterpark fun, it's a place you just have to experience for yourself. From wave pools and falls to huge waterslides and water coasters, your family will be begging to come back to Splashin' Safari.
6. Seven Peaks Waterpark Duneland- Chesterton/Porter
Located near the famous Indiana Dunes is Seven Peaks Waterpark, an outdoor waterpark for all ages. This is a smaller park, but it's inexpensive and not crowded. If you go to visit the Dunes this summer, make sure you stop by!
7. Indiana Beach Waterpark - Monticello
The famous Indiana Beach in Monticello has one of the best waterparks in state. With tons of water activities and rides and ziplines to complete the experience, this waterpark is great for couples, friends, and families.
8. Tropicanoe Cove Waterpark - Lafayette
For all ages fun, visit Tropicanoe Cove Waterpark. Little ones can enjoy the Dolphin Slide, wade pools, Lazy River ride, and splash fountains. Older kids and adults can enjoy bigger slides and other rides in a community-based environment.
9. Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park - Bloomington
Join everybody's favorite cartoon bear at Jellystone Park in Bloomington for a splashing good time! With three different pools, a splash pad, and awesome waterpark, your kids will be begging to come back again and again.
10. Deep River Waterpark - Crown Point
Winning awards such as "Best in the Region" is Deep River Waterpark, with awesome slides, storm tubes, lazy rivers, wade pools, and so much more. Bonus: in the winter, enjoy ice skating here!
11. Atlantis Waterpark - Clarksville
This inexpensive waterpark retreat is smaller than large parks, but packs plenty of fun into its outdoor walls. Rent tubes, enjoy waterslides, and make a day out of it by packing a lunch to enjoy in their large outdoor picnic area.
12. Splash House - Marion
This waterpark has the usual attractions, slides, wading pools, and awesome water activities, but they also offer an area for surfing as well! Catch some waves at this awesome Marion attraction!
Okay, who’s ready for some summer fun? Which of these awesome waterparks do you want to check out first?