Top Water Parks in Oklahoma | TravelOK.com - Oklahoma's Official Travel & Tourism Site (2023)

The Pelican Bay Aquatic Center in Edmond sends visitors plunging down two 150-foot water slides and floating along a lazy river. The municipal aquatic center also features spray and play areas, a climbing wall, slide splash pool, diving boards and a vortex.
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When the summer heat has reached its peak, grab the family and head to Oklahoma for a refreshing escape at one of Oklahoma’s spectacular water parks. Dive into an oasis of summertime fun and beat the heat with everything from tall speed slides to tranquil floats down lazy rivers. Conveniently located in each corner of the state, Oklahoma water parks will whisk you away on a water-themed getaway, no matter where your destination lies. Browse through our picks for Oklahoma’s top water parks and plan your cool Oklahoma water retreat today!

Six Flags Hurricane Harbor - Oklahoma City

The biggest water park in the Oklahoma City metro area, Six Flags Hurricane Harbor is your one-stop destination for never-ending water activities for kids and adults alike. Exhilarating slides like the high-speed Acapulco Cliff Dive take your breath away before plunging you into the water below, while the long, winding Castaway Creek gently pulls you along its steady current. Cool off with a swim in the gigantic wave pool, take a slow tube ride through the rocky waterfalls of Keelhaul Falls, or dive from high, rocky ledges into a deep pool. Kid’s Kove lets you splash around with the little ones, where larger-than-life sea creatures and slides keep them in action for hours.

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Safari Joe's H2O Water & Adventure Park - Tulsa

, located in the heart of Tulsa, offers an escape from the summer heat and activities for the whole family. Grab a tube and head into the wave pool to soak up the sun in the cool waves, then hop in the lazy river to kick back and relax. For more action, climb up to the top of the colorful, twisting water slides that tower over the park and wind around the tubes on rushing water. A shallow pool in the park invites even the smallest children to splash amidst spraying water, travel down mini-slides and enjoy the day.

Comanche Nation Water Park - Lawton

The Comanche Nation Water Park in Lawton is a 15-acre oasis in southwestern Oklahoma that provides endless hours of fun in the sun. Swim and splash around in the wave pool or float aimlessly down the slow-flowing river on a tube. Nine slides in the park offer exciting rides for a variety of swimmers; simply choose your adventure level and go speeding down adrenaline-pumping rides, or take it easy and peacefully wind your way around to the base of a gentler slide. Don’t miss the chance to take an exhilarating spin around a water bowl before being shot into a pool during a trip down one of the larger slides in the park. Kids will love the shallow pool, complete with mini-slides and spraying water features.

Wild West Water Works - Oklahoma City

Wild West Water Works, a unique water activity structure on the grounds of Oklahoma’s largest theme park, Frontier City, offers visitors to Oklahoma City nonstop fun-in-the-sun action. Cowboys, faux storefronts, windmills and oversized cacti decorate this Western-themed water attraction. From a 1,000-gallon bucket of water that tips over and pours out to eight colorful slides in a variety of sizes, there’s something for everyone to enjoy on this five-story-tall structure. Water comes at you from all directions, so you’ll stay cool while you’re in the hot sun. When you get tired, just head over to the lounging deck to recharge.

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River Country Family Water Park - Muskogee

A visit to the River Country Family Water Park in Muskogee guarantees you’ll stay cool and still have tons of fun this summer. Here you can swim, splash and slide all day long. Rush down the park’s two tube slides as many times as you want, then chill out as you drift down Willow Creek. Take the smaller kids over to Tugboat Beach, a sand playground, and Crawdad Corner, an interactive area complete with slides and spraying water. Cool off in the Frog Pond, filled with over 100,000 gallons of water, and if you get hungry, head over to the Bait Shop for a snack.

Water-Zoo Indoor Water Park - Clinton

Have fun in the water all year round at the Water-Zoo Indoor Water Park in Clinton. This unique indoor structure has 28,000 square feet of aquatic fun. Gather up your courage to slide down the enclosed tube of the Tornado Bowl where you’ll spin around a bowl until you shoot out another twisty slide into a landing pool. Afterwards float leisurely around the park in the Lazy & Crazy River. Get soaked by a 600-gallon bucket of tipping water as you explore the multi-level playground. Then when you’re hungry, grab a snack at the concession stand. Toddlers will also love the animal shaped mini-slide, fountains and the zero depth entry pool perfect for the tiniest swimmers in your family.

Crystal Beach Aquatics Center - Woodward

Water equals fun at Crystal Beach Aquatics Center in Woodward, where you can jump, slide and run through water at every turn. Glide down two tall, winding water slides, then make your way to the swimming lanes for a few laps. Hands-on equipment in an interactive play area and pint-sized slides keep the little ones delighted for hours. This is the place to be on a hot summer day, where water falls from buckets overhead and shoots up from the ground. Shaded areas offer a place to get away from the hot sun, and concessions are available when you’re ready for a snack. Bring a beach ball and get ready for a day of fun in the sun.

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AQUA at Choctaw Casino Resort - Durant

During your stay at the Choctaw Casino Resort in Durant, spend some time in the outdoor pool area and you will be transported to another place. Only available to resort guests, AQUA features three acres of beautiful landscaping with two pools and tropical plants that take you away to an island paradise. Relax in the exclusive, adult-only pool, or chill out in one of the cabanas. Two water slides along with a pool just for kids are also featured, so all ages can have a great time. Conveniently located near the pool, LUNA restaurant offers food, and along with drinks from the beverage area, you may never have a reason to leave.

Pelican Bay Aquatic Center - Edmond

Spend a day enjoying a variety of water activities for all ages at the Pelican Bay Aquatic Center in Edmond. This park offers water-related fun as far as the eye can see. Plummet down winding, 150-foot-long water slides, then test your skills on the climbing wall. Feel the channel current pull you along in the water, then visit the diving board at the deep end of the pool to show off your cannonball skills. A lap pool with six lanes offers a great place to practice swimming. Take the kids over to the shallow pool and mini-slide, where they can splash and play in an endless water supply.

Miami Municipal Pool - Miami

Head out to enjoy 20,000 square feet of water at the City of Miami Municipal Pool, Oklahoma’s largest municipal pool. This is not your ordinary swimming pool though; multiple slides and unique aquatic equipment make this an exciting water park. Speed down a 45-ft straight slide, or wind your way down a twisty slide. Kids will love the playground areas, small slides and colorful water fixture in the pool that dumps and shoots water every which way. At this Miami park, concessions are offered and lockers are available, so it’s easy to spend the whole day playing in the water.

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FAQs

What is the most famous water park? ›

The top 17 water parks in the world
  • 1 Chimelong Water Park, Guangzhou, China. ...
  • 2 Typhoon Lagoon, Disney World, Florida, US. ...
  • 3 Blizzard Beach, Disney World, Florida, US. ...
  • 4 Therme Erding, Erding, Germany. ...
  • 5 Thermas dos Laranjais, Olimpia, Brazil. ...
  • 6 Atlantis Aquaventure, Paradise Island, Bahamas.
29 Mar 2022

What is America's Largest Waterpark Resort? ›

Kalahari Resorts Sandusky (173,000 sq ft)[SEE MAP]

The Kalahari Resorts in Sandusky is the largest indoor water park in the US.

Where is America's biggest water park? ›

"Noah's Ark is America's Largest Waterpark®, located in the Waterpark Capital of the World. Situated on 70 sprawling acres in the heart of Wisconsin Dells, Noah's Ark is the best place for family vacations.

What state has the best waterpark? ›

If you're looking for the best water park in the United States, look no further than Schlitterbahn in New Braunfels, Texas. This world-class water park features more than 50 slides and attractions, making it the perfect place to cool off on a hot summer day.

What is the biggest waterpark in the world 2022? ›

Chimelong Water Park is the largest amusement park in China and the biggest water park in the world by annual attendance. Stretching over 60 hectares, the water park contains more than 60 attractions and has a daily capacity of 50,000 visitors.

Which is the number one water park in world? ›

1. World Waterpark – Alberta, Canada.

What is the world's largest outdoor water park? ›

Chimelong Water Park, China – 182 hectares

This is by far the largest water park to date, and you can't think of enough superlatives to describe this entertainment area. Chimelong Water Park has the largest wave pool and the longest lazy river.

Where is the largest indoor water park? ›

Two of the biggest and best (and among the industry's early pioneers) are in the water park capital of the world, Wisconsin Dells: Kalahari at 125,000 square feet and Chula Vista at 110,000 square feet. Aquatopia at Camelback Lodge in Pennsylvania is 125,000 square feet.

What is the world's biggest indoor water park? ›

Tropical Islands Resort is the biggest indoor water park in the world, and manages to keep its visitors warm (though not dry) all year. The world's largest indoor water park covers an area of more than 16 acres—that's more than the size of six city blocks—and can host up to 6,000 guests at a time.

Where is the best water park in the United States? ›

Discovery Cove: Orlando, Florida
  • Knott's Soak City Water Park: Buena Park, California. ...
  • Oasis Water Park: Phoenix, Arizona. ...
  • Shipwreck Island Waterpark: Panama City Beach, Florida. ...
  • Big Rivers Waterpark & Adventures: New Caney, Texas. ...
  • Waldameer WaterWorld: Erie, Pennsylvania. ...
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What is the largest water park in Texas? ›

Home to the World's Largest Water Coaster

And the largest water park in Texas happens to be Schlitterbahn Galveston. Located in the Houston area, this is one of the most visited water parks in the state. The appeal of Galveston is more than just the beachfront location and amusement park vibe.

Is American Dream water park bigger than Kalahari? ›

Each resort has a water coaster, as well as a lazy river and wave pool. Kalahari clearly has the most water slides, as it was the largest water park in North America. That title is now owned by Dreamworks water park in American Dream.

What state in the US has the most water parks? ›

Missouri also ranks in the top 5 for total water parks (only edged out by Florida and California).
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5 States With The Most Water Parks Per Capita.
StateWater Parks Per Million People
South Dakota16.4
Missouri16.3
Kansas12.4
Wisconsin9.4
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22 Jun 2015

What city is the biggest waterpark in the world? ›

1. Beach Park, Aquiraz, Brazil | Biggest Waterparks in the World.

Where are the best water slides in the world? ›

9 Best Waterslides in the World
  • 1/9. Summit Plummet at Blizzard Beach. ...
  • 2/9. Atlantis Paradise Island Resort, Bahamas. ...
  • 3/9. Mammoth at Splashin' Safari. ...
  • 4/9. Deep Water Dive at Kentucky Kingdom. ...
  • 5/9. Kilimanjaro at Aldeia das Aguas Park. ...
  • 6/9. Wildebeest at Splashin' Safari. ...
  • 7/9. King Cobra at Hurricane Harbor. ...
  • 8/9.
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Why do I get stuck on water slides? ›

Friction from the rider's swimwear or skin, their angle as they reach the loop, the amount of water in the slide, their overall speed, and how they have moved throughout the ride, such as slipping from side to side or rotating slightly, can all impact how successfully a rider completes the slide.

Which is the biggest waterpark in Europe? ›

Siam Park is the biggest water park in Europe. Situated in Adeje, in the south of Tenerife, the park is home to an incredibly long network of impressive water slides.

What city is the biggest waterpark in the world? ›

1. Beach Park, Aquiraz, Brazil | Biggest Waterparks in the World.

Does Cyprus have a water park? ›

Fasouri Watermania is presently the biggest Waterpark in Cyprus both in size (over 100.000 square meters – 25 acres) and number of attractions and facilities (with 30 different slides for all ages, two restaurants and three snack bars). We entertain thousands of local and tourist visitors every year.

What state in the US has the most water parks? ›

Missouri also ranks in the top 5 for total water parks (only edged out by Florida and California).
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5 States With The Most Water Parks Per Capita.
StateWater Parks Per Million People
South Dakota16.4
Missouri16.3
Kansas12.4
Wisconsin9.4
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22 Jun 2015

Where is the world's largest indoor water park? ›

But 30 miles south of Berlin, inside a former airship hangar, which is frosted in snow in the winter, is an unexpected vacation destination. Tropical Islands Resort is the biggest indoor water park in the world, and manages to keep its visitors warm (though not dry) all year.

Where are the best waterparks abroad? ›

We've rounded up some of the best waterparks in Europe based on TripAdvisor ratings and the best deals to get you there.
  • Paphos Aphrodite Waterpark, Cyprus. ...
  • Katmandu Park, Spain. ...
  • Aquafollie, Italy. ...
  • WaterPark Rhodes, Greece. ...
  • PortAventura Caribe Aquatic Park, Spain. ...
  • Aqualand Corfu Water Park, Greece. ...
  • Action Aquapark, Bulgaria.
14 Jul 2022

Where are the best water parks abroad? ›

  • Siam Waterpark – Tenerife. ...
  • AquaShow Water Park – Portugal. ...
  • Drop-In Argeles – France. ...
  • Aqualand Maspalomas – Gran Canaria. ...
  • Aquafan – near Rimini, Italy. ...
  • Aquadome at Lalandia – Billund, Denmark. ...
  • Tropical Islands Amazonia – Brandenburg, Germany. ...
  • Aquaworld – Budapest, Hungary.
11 Oct 2022

What is the biggest indoor water park in Europe? ›

Tropical Islands Resort, Germany

The tropical dome is a swimming pool complex, housing Germany's highest waterslide tower, a tropical sea, and a lagoon and the resort, and has a world record for the largest indoor waterpark.

What is the biggest waterpark in Texas? ›

Home to the World's Largest Water Coaster

And the largest water park in Texas happens to be Schlitterbahn Galveston. Located in the Houston area, this is one of the most visited water parks in the state. The appeal of Galveston is more than just the beachfront location and amusement park vibe.

Is Aphrodite Waterpark open in October? ›

No safe pass required for entering the waterpark.
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Opening Hours:
April - June:10:30 - 17:30
September - October:10:00 - 17:00
November:10:00 - 16:30
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Where is Cyprus country? ›

Cyprus lies about 40 miles (65 km) south of Turkey, 60 miles (100 km) west of Syria, and 480 miles (770 km) southeast of mainland Greece.

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