More stories about Amenities

  • New Rides Debuting

    Several waterparks will debut new rides this spring.

  • Coming Attractions:Two

    The D-Wave by the Turkish firm Polin is designed to offer high thrills in a small footprint. Suitable for indoor and outdoor operations, this four-person water slide features a steep entry that creates the thrill of free falling.

  • Coming Attractions:Three

    Building on the trend toward more skills-based attractions that offer interactivity, SCS Interactive and WhiteWater West Industries in Richmond, British Columbia, Canada, have introduced musical play components.

  • Coming Attractions:one

    Imagine an aquatic pinball machine where your patrons are the ball! Designed to simulate the arcade-style pinball machine, but on scale 50 times larger, Wizard Works’ Human Pinball water slide concept uses a sloped ramp, approximately 50 feet wide b

  • Disney’s Yacht Club Resort

    Designed by architect Robert A.M. Stern to resemble a classic New England yacht club, Disney’s Yacht Club Resort features several aquatic amenities.

  • Danger zones

    Spray cannons and other splashpad amenities are designed to shoot water into kids’ faces. While fun, this also encourages swallowing of water, which leads to RWIs if the water is improperly treated.