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Best Water Parks in Iowa

Updated on May 27, 2012

Here are some of the best water parks in Iowa including lost island, kings pointe resort, wasserbahn water park, huck's harbor, beach Ottumwa, boji's splash water park, beach Ottumwa and grand harbor resort. These water parks offers plenty of water activities including water slides, wave pool, activity pool, interactive raft rides, lazy river, interactive water play structure and lily pad walk. Vote your favorite water park in the poll section and post your experiences in the comment section below.

List of best water parks in Iowa:

Lost island water park, Waterloo, IA
Lost island water park, Waterloo, IA

Lost Island:

Lost island outdoor water park located on Waterloo, IA and is one of the best water parks in Iowa. It has plenty of water slides and attractions. Highlights in this water park include nine water slides, wave pool, lazy river, go-karts tracks, arcade and miniature golf course. Dining options is also available. Adult admission price is $23.

Water attractions in lost island water park:

  • Wailua kapua - It is like a roller coaster and newest ride in this water park.
  • Ta katipo _ Competitive ride, starts from closed tube then continue in the racing lanes.
  • Molokini crater - Fastest ride, spins you into a bowl and drops you into a splash pool.
  • Calypso cascade - 6 person tube ride
  • Tangerine tempest - It starts from enclosed tube, blast into a 45 foot diameter bowl.
  • Lost soul falls - Vertical slide, offers a high speed.
  • Emerald adventure - It is a dark, thrilling ride.
  • Tsunami bay - It is a wave pool, offers continious waves in different sizes.
  • Blue iguana lagoon - It is a play pool area offers water volleyball, basketball and water walk.
  • Tahiti tree house - It is a kids zone and features include sprays, bubblers and medium sized slides.
  • Starfish cove - It has gaint crabs, spouting whales, slides and funny spitting fishes.

Kings pointe resort:

Kings pointe water park in Storm Lake, IA
Kings pointe water park in Storm Lake, IA

Kings pointe is a resort located in Storm lake, IA. It has both indoor and outdoor water parks. Other activities nearby kings pointe include boating, biking, golf, beach and shopping. The resort has restaurants and lighthouse.

Kings pointe indoor and outdoor water parks in IA:

Kings pointe 17,000 square feet indoor water park has electric gel interactive raft ride, interactive water play elements, body slides, activity pool, lily pad walk and water channel.

Outdoor water park has interactive raft ride, body slides, tube slides, speed slides, lazy river, bowl ride, activity area for kids and lily pad walk.

Discovery plunge is a 420 foot high, enclosed slide. Twister tornado is a splash bowl, drops you into a splash pool. Howling hurricane is open slide with the height of 250 feet. Mighty mustang and raging panther are 100 feet height vertical slides. This outdoor water park surrounded by castaway lazy river. Admission price is $15 for adults and $12 for children.

Wasserbahn water park resort

Wasserbahn resort
Wasserbahn resort

Wasserbahn is a 11,000 square feet outdoor water park located in Williamsburg, IA. This water park offers wave pool, family pool, kiddie pool, body slide, speed slide and tube slide. Other features include arcade and gift shop. Adult admission price is $4 and season pass rate is $73.

Pioneer plunge is a 179 foot body slide, and barrel roll is a 257 foot body slide. Wading pool is a zero depth pool for kids. Interactive play area offers rope climbing, bullfrog spray hoop, geysers, arch jets, peacock jets and 160 gallon dump bucket. Other activities include millrace waterwalk, wet and wild basket ball and spa.

Huck's Harbor:

Huck's harbor indoor and outdoor water parks in Iowa
Huck's harbor indoor and outdoor water parks in Iowa

Another best water park in Iowa is Huck harbor. It has both indoor and outdoor water parks located in Burlington, IA and is part of fun city complex. Plenty of attractions in this complex including go-karts, lazer tag, arcade, bowling lanes and golf simulator. Pzazz resort is adjacent to this water park.

Huck's harbor indoor water park: Indoor water park features include body slides, tube slides, hot tub, activity pool, climbing wall and interactive water play structure

Huck's harbor outdoor water park: It offers lazy river, lap pool, body slides, tube slides, speed slides and kids activity area. Other features include snack shack and tiki bar. Admission price is $5 for adults

Beach Ottumwa:

Beach Ottumwa water park
Beach Ottumwa water park

Beach ottumwa 13 acre indoor and outdoor water park is in Ottumwa, IA. The water park boasts enclosed flume curly waterslide, wave pool, activity pool, water slides, tube slides and free fall speed slides. The park is open from memorail day weekend through labor day. Outdoor water park admission for adults is $5.

Boji splash indoor water park:

Boji splash indoor water park in Arnolds park, IA
Boji splash indoor water park in Arnolds park, IA

Boji splash 20,000 sqaure feet indoor water park is located in Arnolds park, IA.

Features in Boji splash water park:

  • Water slides
  • Lil squirt play area with mushroom fountain and 500 gallon dumping bucket.
  • Lily pad walk
  • Basketball area
  • Lazy river

Grand harbor resort and water park:

Grand harbor resort in Iowa
Grand harbor resort in Iowa

Grand harbor is located on Dubuque, IA. It has water slides, tube slide, lazy river, kiddie pool, hot tub, basketball pool, arcade and multi-story tree house with slides, water guns and 800 gallon bucket that dumps water every few minutes.

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