Nestled in the desert community of San Dimas, Calif., east of Los Angeles, is Raging Waters waterpark.

According to operators, the park has built its reputation on an affordable combination of thrills and family-friendly rides that appeal to people of all ages.

Attractions include the Wave Cove wave pool, the Splash Island Adventure interactive play structure and several family-style tube rides. There are also rental cabanas, ideal for groups or birthday parties.