A spell of a good weather and the desire to disconnect makes the water mixed with the fun of sliding one of the best times to spend with family and friends. So, if you’re tired of the same types of vacations spent at random beaches or cities we’ve got you covered! Beat the heat this month at these water parks around Austin!
Here are our top picks!
1. Waterloo Adventures – This is the ultimate Lake Travis experience floating park and challenge course that is a true evolution in water play! You can enjoy a single 45-minute pulse-pounding session on the 600-foot state of the art challenge course and unlimited access to their aqua park area; Adventure Island. Their course consists of a series of floating obstacles including climbing walls, monkey bars, slides, hurdles, balance beams, bridges and so much more! Perfect for bonding with family and friends!
2. If you’ve got kiddos, they will love this! Volente Beach Water Park has it all, from an upscale full-service restaurant open for lunch and dinner that offers hand-cut steaks and a delicious selection of fresh seafood to a pirate ship themed play area next to the beautiful shores of Lake Travis. Plus, there are live music performances during the Summer, three volleyball courts on the property and lots of sand for the kids to play in. Check out offers they have for special events like birthday parties and more!
3. Although it is not located in Austin, Schlitterbahn is just an hour drive from Austin and is the largest water park near Austin. It is situated on the banks of the Comal River. Tube chutes, rides, tube slides, and pools use spring fed river water that always stays a cool 72 degrees and flows right back into the river. Ride their famous black tubes for hours in the original section at the iconic castle. Have a family picnic at one of the shaded picnic tables found all around the park!