Best Water Slides In Baltimore

June 18, 2016 8:00 AM

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Summer has arrived! During these months filled with sweltering heat, there is nothing more satisfying than taking a dip in the pool. With a plethora of beaches and other arctic outdoor adventures to choose from, a water slide is a summer must have. As the temperature rises, no matter how big or how small, a good old fashioned water slide can really hit the spot! Take a look at 5 of the best water slide venues in Maryland.
City Of Gaithersburg Water Park At Bohrer Park
512 S Frederick Ave
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
(301) 258-6445
www.gaithersburgmd.gov

This Water Park is located within the 57-acre campus of Bohrer Park and has served over 80,000 annually. The main attractions of the Water Park, are without a doubt, the amazing slides! The 250 foot rapid twisting double water slide never disappoints, while the blue slide remains a crowd pleaser also. If a more tame experience is what you prefer, then you may want to try the white slide. Either way, there is something for everyone! Just a reminder – if your little ones are accompanying you on the slides, be sure they meet the height requirement of 48 inches and taller for the blue slide.

Glenn Dale Splash Park
11901 Glenn Dale Blvd
Glenn Dale, MD 20769
(301) 352-8980
www.pgparks.com

Opening on June 4, 2016, Glenn Dale Splash Park is an outdoor splash park located adjacent to the Glenn Dale Community Center. Unfortunately this park isn’t free, but amenities include a water play area for young children equipped with slides and spray features, and a large family pool with a teacup waterfall. This park also features a large hillside waterslide, lily pad with log crossing features, and a vending area with both showers and changing facilities!

Chesapeake Beach Water Park
4079 Gordon Stinnett Ave
Chesapeake Beach, MD 20732
(410) 257-1404
www.chesapeakebeachwaterpark.com

After its opening in 1995, the Chesapeake Beach Water Park began its run as one of the best water parks in Maryland. Equipped with eight water slides, fountains, waterfalls a lagoon and kids’ activity pool this park has never let anyone down. For more information, check out the company’s website or call (410) 257-1404.

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North Arundel Aquatic Center
7888 Crain Hwy S.
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
(410) 222-0090
www.aacounty.org

Bring the family to experience the North Arundel Aquatic Center! The 134 foot water slide, preschool water slide, splash down area, water buckets and poolside spa for adults are sure to keep everyone cool and happy! In addition to offering an 8 lane 25 yard competition pool, the North Arundel Aquatic Center also houses a leisure pool to tickle any laid back fancy.

Cascade Lake
2844 Snydersburg Rd.
Hampstead, MD 21074
(410) 374-9111
http://www.cascadelake.com

This 6 acre lake features a large roped-off area for swimming, includes various water slides and a Spray “N” Playground equipped with geysers and water tunnels. Cascade Lake also has designated areas which are great for grilling and fishing. Other amenities include paddleboats, a gift shop, bathhouse and hot food at the Cascade Cafe.

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Ashly E.Smith is a freelance writer and native of Baltimore,Maryland. As regular contributor to the Examiner and columnist for Graffiti on the Wall Hip Hop Magazine, she has a strong Pop Culture and Entertainment background. With articles that inspire; as well as,entertain, she enjoys sharing her craft with the masses.

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