Top Water Parks in the Austin Area
With summer in full force and the heat bearing down, it's time to take the family to one of the Austin area water parks. There are several great choices you can check out to help keep your family cool and have a little fun at the same time. Here's a look at some of the top water parks found near Austin, TX.
Rock 'N River Waterpark
A great choice in Round Rock, the Rock 'N River Waterpark offers four new waterslides, a drop slide, water basketball, water volleyball, a 12-foot jumping platform and a rock climbing wall with a waterfall. They also offer a leisure lagoon and 13 covered swim up concession seats. Of course, you can walk up to the concessions areas, as well.
The water park offers cabanas for rent with cable TV and plenty of seating. You can also enjoy a full sprayground play area for the little kids and plenty more at this awesome water park. It's located at 3300 East Palm Valley Boulevard in Round Rock.
Schlitterbahn Waterparks & Resorts
One of the very best water parks in all of Texas, the Schlitterbahn Waterpark offers plenty of fun. It's found on the banks of the Comal River, which always stays cool and offers a great way to cool off this summer. Enjoy several great slides including the famous black tubes, have a picnic with the family and spend all day relaxing in the water.
In addition, they offer the Surfenburg and Blastenhoff sections. These two sections offer continuous wave riding on the Boogie Bahn, a Sky Coaster, the wave river and the Master Blaster Water Coaster. The Schlitterbahn Waterpark is found at 400 North Liberty Avenue in New Braunfels.
BSR Cable Park
A unique spot in Waco, Texas, BSR Cable Park offers the best Cable Park in all of the country. You can float along on the world's longest lazy river, enjoy the royal flush slide, play beach volleyball on imported sand and even spend the night in the cabins. The park offers rock solid rails and kickers and you can enjoy a world-class, high-performance wave on a shortboard, body board or longboard.
BSR Cable Park is found at 5347 Old Mexica Road in Waco.
An incredible experience on Lake Travis, Waterloo Adventures offers a playground on the water. You can enjoy a boat ride to Aventura Island. Once you arrive, you will enjoy a 45-minute session on the 600-foot challenge course with unlimited access to the aqua park area. The course offers floating obstacles, such as climbing walls, slides, balance beams, bridges, monkey bars, hurdles and more.
Waterloo Adventures is found at 14529 Pocahontas Trail in Leander.
Other great water parks in the Austin area include:
- Typhoon Texas in Pflugerville
- Volente Beach Waterpark in Leander
- SeaWorld's Aquatica in San Antonio
- Summer Fun Waterpark in Belton
- Quest ATX in Austin
- Pease Splash Park in Austin
- Next Level Ride in Del Valle
- NLand Surf Park in Austin
If you're looking for a fun way to cool off this summer in Austin, hit one of these water parks with the family