2012 Guide to Summer -6 Must Visit Water Parks in The Northern Virginia Area
Bring on the summer heat .....And soak, splash and slide in the cool water.
have to spend time flying or driving around this summer...Northern
Virginia has 6 great local water parks that will keep everyone happy and
biggest thing kids won't say "I am bored".
1. Atlantis Water park: You don't have to fly to Bahamas for this fun filled park. Located in Fairfax county, Centreville Virginia. The park offers fun activities for all ages including my favorite big bucket with 1000 gallons of water drop.
Address: 7700 Bull Run Drive Centreville, VA
2. Great Waves Waterpark: Located
in heart of Alexandria, Virginia. Big and fast slides to body surfing
in wave pool plus a separate section for the little munchies to have
hours of fun in the water.
Address: 4001 Eisenhower Avenue, Alexandria, VA
3. Volcano Water Park: Loudoun
County resident don't have to travel too far fun is right in the
backyard. Volcano Island water park has twin 140 feet long slide plus
shallow pool with plenty of activities to spend in summer.
Address:47701 Fairway Drive, Sterling, VA
4. Water Mine Family Swimmin' Hole: This
is a small and unique park more geared towards younger kids about
elementary age group kids. However the park is situated near Lake and
other activities that older siblings can enjoy. Located in Fairfax
County Reston area.
Address:1400 Lake Fairfax Dr, Reston VA
5. Ida Lee Water Park: Just
want to relax...board on a raft and float on 600 ft long lazy river.
This fun outdoor section of the Ida Lee park open couple years back and
it has been a big attraction for not just Loudoun resident but in and
around Northern Virginia.
Address: 60 Ida Lee Drive Northwest Leesburg, VA
6. Splash Down Water Park: Few
minutes from historic Manassas this park offers what you don't want to
drive far for...a beach in the city!!Splash Down has been the most
attractive water park for years in our family. It is a largest of all
the water parks in the area. From lazy river, twister slides to cannon
ball slides....it will be fun filled afternoon.
Address:7500 Ben Lomond Park Drive, Manassas
Insider tip: To avoid standing in lines to purchase tickets now you can
purchase a summer pass or individual park tickets for your family at NVRP site. It
is not only cheaper but you can purchase multiple access entrance pass
and enjoy access to so many parks in the Northern Virginia area.