The Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom

1172 SR 9
Queensbury, NY 12804- Map It
Phone: (518) 824-6000

AAA Editor Notes

The Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom is at 1172 SR 9, just e. of I-87 Northway via exits 19 or 20. This 140-acre theme park is one of the state's largest, with more than 135 rides, shows and attractions, including Greezed Lightnin’ and the Steamin’ Demon roller coasters as well as the classic wooden coaster, The Comet. Three areas—Timbertown, Storytown and Kidzopolis—are specifically designed for children. Splashwater Kingdom features the Tornado water slide, Lumberjack Splash, a 500,000-gallon wave pool, Buccaneer Beach, and Bonzai Pipelines—a pair of twisting body slides with impressive heights and nearly 300 feet of thrilling speeds. Food is available.
$59.99; $46.99 (under 48 inches tall); free (ages 0-2).
Hours: Opens daily at 10:30, mid-June through Labor Day; closing times vary. Days and hours vary mid-May through mid-June and day after Labor Day-Oct. 1. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 6 hours minimum.