The Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom

1172 SR 9
Queensbury, NY 12804- Map It
(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. Its more than 135 rides, shows and attractions include the classic wooden coaster The Comet; Sasquatch, a 192-foot drop tower; and Greezed Lightnin', a 70-foot looping coaster. Three areas—Timbertown, Storytown and Kidzopolis—have rides designed for children. Splashwater Kingdom features the swirling Tornado water slide; Lumberjack Splash, a 500,000-gallon Wave Pool; and Buccaneer Beach, a watery playground perfect for pint-sized pirates. Food is available. Time: Allow 6 hours minimum.
$58.99; $46.99 (under 48 inches tall); free (ages 0-2). Parking: $20.
Hours: Opens daily at 10, mid-June through Labor Day; closing times vary. Days and hours vary mid-May through mid-June and day after Labor Day-Oct. 31. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.