Noah's Ark Water Park is one of the best destinations in the Wisconsin Dells, promising a day filled with excitement and fun on its numerous rides, attractions, and water slides. The Dells are a popular family destination because of the many small lakes and water parks in the area, and this park is one of the biggest draws. Noah's Ark Wisconsin Dells is an ideal summer vacation location. Open from Memorial Day through Labor Day and covering 70 acres, Noah's Ark is the largest of the water parks in Wisconsin.
The park opened in 1979, and since then, it has drawn thousands of visitors every year. Adults and children alike love the array of water parks in Wisconsin, and Noah’s Ark is at the top of many visitors’ lists. In addition to the array of water rides and slides, you can expect a comfortable and safe trip. Safety is a priority, and the park has received the Top Award for Aquatic Safety each year beginning in 1995.
The rides at Noah's Ark Water Park include a wide range of speed slides and half pipes to keep everyone entertained. The famous Black Anaconda, which is a quarter-mile long and one of the longest slides in the US, promises a thrill ride as you twist, turn, and then plummet straight down at 30 miles per hour.
The Scorpion’s Tail is another popular thrill ride at Noah's Ark Wisconsin Dells; it’s an unusual ride, as it’s the first upside-down looping water slide built in the US, and it’s perfect for the adventurous. Riders make their way up ten stories then take a vertical drop averaging more than 50-feet every second. Black Thunder, Twin Twisters, and Witches Gulch are also popular rides.
For more fun without getting wet, or to take a break from the summer sun, at one of the premier water parks in Wisconsin, you can stop by one of the parks three arcades for some gaming action. Along with these games, Noah’s Ark Water Park has plenty of rides that are geared toward small children, such as the Big Kahuna Kiddie Area and the lazy Adventure River.
Food at Noah's Ark Wisconsin Dells is a treat and you will have your choice of tasty cuisine at one of the parks restaurants or outdoor eateries. The selections of delectable goodies to snack on throughout the day range from sweet cotton candy, homemade fudge, and caramel apples to rich berries and cream, cheese pretzels, and frozen yogurt. Noah's Ark Water Park also has the Rock the Ark live musical entertainment scheduled throughout the summer season.
There are numerous resorts, inns, and hotels near Noah's Ark Wisconsin Dells. The popularity of this destination means that the Wisconsin Dells hotels fill up quickly—be sure to book ahead—but it also means there’s a wide range of cheap hotels, motels, and high-end resorts to choose from, making it possible to plan a fun trip no matter what your budget.
When making accommodation reservations, check for establishments offering special bargain packages that include discounted tickets to the park. Vacation packages are also helpful in saving money when you visit Noah’s Ark, and in addition, they often include access to other Dells attractions, such as the Circus World Museum, golf courses, and plenty of fishing.
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