These 13 Waterparks In Nebraska Are Pure Bliss For Anyone Who Goes There
In case our numerous lakes and rivers don’t offer you enough watery fun in the summer, Nebraska also has a nice selection of water parks that you can enjoy with the family. So put on some sunscreen, grab the towels, and head out for some fun in the sun! We’re about to explore the
best waterparks in Nebraska.
1. Fun-Plex, Omaha
Fun-Plex Waterpark & Rides, 7003 Q St, Omaha, NE 68117, USA
Nebraska's largest outdoor water park features a five-story water slide, several smaller water slides, a motion ocean and lazy river, and an attraction called Makana Splash. There is also a kiddie pool for younger visitors. You've got to add
to your bucket list. It's one of the best waterpark resorts in Nebraska!
2. Westmoor Pool, Scottsbluff
Westmoor Pool, 1936 Ave I, Scottsbluff, NE 69361, USA
This large pool boasts a lazy river, several water slides, and water cannons for summer fun. Everyone loves spending a day at
! Come and check out one of the best outdoor pools in Nebraska.
3. Island Oasis Water Park, Grand Island
Island Oasis Water Park, 321 E Fonner Park Rd, Grand Island, NE 68801, USA
At more than 260,000 square feet,
Island Oasis Water Park
is a seriously awesome destination. One of the park's many attractions is a slide with a 150-foot drop - one of the steepest water slides in North America!
4. AquaVenture, Norfolk
AquaVenture Water Park, 715 S 1st St, Norfolk, NE 68701, USA
If you don't have fun at
, chances are you just don't like fun! This awesome water park features (among other activities) a variety of water slides, a wave pool, a recreational swimming pool, and our personal favorite, the Boogie Woogie water keyboard.
5. Pawnee Plunge, Columbus
560 33rd Ave, Columbus, NE 68601, USA
This seven-acre fun park has a lot to offer the whole family. The crazy fun attractions include a climbing wall with a splashy ending, plenty of water slides, and the FlowRider -- a wave pool that makes you feel like you're surfing! Catch a wave at
, one of the best waterparks in Nebraska.
6. Splash Station, Fremont
Fremont Splash Station, 2809 Fremont Dr, Fremont, NE 68025, USA
A fun, relaxed place to spend an afternoon, the Fremont Splash Station offers a lap pool/wave pool, a splash pad, body slide, speed slide, and several other sweet and sunny things to enjoy. Like many other places on this list,
is open seasonally, so make sure to visit their website before heading over!
7. Eugene T Mahoney State Park Family Aquatic Center, Ashland
Family Aquatic Center, Nebraska 63, Ashland, NE 68003, USA
Inside the already-amazing Mahoney State Park you'll find a big, fun water park. It contains three water slides, a wave pool, a lap pool, and a huge water dump bucket. You've got to check out the
Eugene T Mahoney State Park Family Aquatic Center
8. Big Blue Water Park, Beatrice
1200 Scott St, Beatrice, NE 68310, USA
Besides its huge 9,000 square foot pool,
Big Blue Water Park
features an eight-foot wide river slide, a kiddie pool with awesome toys, and a 124-foot loopy slide.
9. Cody Go Karts, North Platte
Cody Go Karts, 805 Halligan Dr, North Platte, NE 69101, USA
Although the water park is just one part of
Cody Go Karts
, it offers up enough fun to deserve a mention. With three water slides, bumper boats, and a kiddie pool with a tree stump-shaped slide, this is a great way to while away an afternoon.
10. Hastings Aquacourt, Hastings
Aquacourt Pool, Chatauqua Pavilion., 2200 W 3rd St, Hastings, NE 68901, USA
This awesome five-acre park offers a variety of water slides, a wave pool, and a children's playground - and more!
offers fun for the whole family! You'll definitely want to visit this summer.
11. Twin Rivers Water Park, Plattsmouth
Twin Rivers Water Park, 308 S 18th St, Plattsmouth, NE 68048, USA
One of Twin Rivers' best features is its different depth zones for visitors with different skill levels. A spiral water slide and speed slide offer hours of entertainment. You'll be splish splashing all afternoon at
Twin Rivers Water Park
12. Falls City Aquatic Center
3002 Bill Schock Blvd, Falls City, NE 68355, USA
Open since 2006,
Falls City Aquatic Center
is a great place to spend an afternoon. Here you'll find two water slides, a water cannon, flower showers, and a lap pool.
13. Family Aquatic Center, Lexington
East 10th Street & North Monroe Street, E 10th St & N Monroe St, Lexington, NE 68850, USA
This water park in Lexington may be on the smallish side, but it's non-stop fun for the family. An Olympic-size swimming pool, water slide, splash pad and other fun water features entertain water lovers of all ages. The
Family Aquatic Center
in Lexington has something for everyone!
Have you been to any of the best waterparks in Nebraska? Which one is your favorite? Share your thoughts with us in the comments below! And if you know another must-visit summer destination in Nebraska,
nominate it for a chance to be featured.
Several hotels in Nebraska also feature water parks that require you to be a registered guest to use them. If your city or town doesn’t have a water park, never fear. Just about every town in the state has its own municipal pool – and plenty of them have a slide or two and a diving board. Happy splashing and swimming!
For even more warm weather fun, check out the top
attractions that everyone in Nebraska should visit this summer.
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Summer in Nebraska
What are the best summer destinations in Nebraska?
The best places to visit during summer in Nebraska are:
Arbor Day Farm, Nebraska City
Cody Park, North Platte
Homestead National Monument, Beatrice
Knight Museum and Sandhills Center, Alliance
Lake McConaughy, Ogallala
Nebraska State Fair, Grand Island
Riverside Discovery Center, Scottsbluff
Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum, Ashland
What are the best campgrounds in Nebraska?
best campgrounds in Nebraska are:
Enders Reservoir, Enders
Niobrara State Park, Niobrara
Eugene T. Mahoney State Park, near Ashland
Wagon Train State Recreation Area, Hickman
Fort Robinson State Park, Crawford
Fort Kearny State Recreation Area, Kearney
Fremont Lakes State Recreation Area, Fremont
What are the best ice cream shops in Nebraska?
best ice cream shops in Nebraska are:
Cheri O's, Ashland
Chocolaterie Stam, Papillion
The Chubby Monkey, Shelton
Durham Museum Soda Fountain, Omaha
The Hub, Burwell
Ivanna Cone, Lincoln
Platte Valley Creamery, Scottsbluff
The Potter Sundry, Potter