Splash Pads & Spray Parks
Summer in this city can bring the heat. Pack up the whole family and cool off in Kansas City, Kan. with our three free community spray parks. Each Wyandotte County Spray Park offers something unique, but all three will bring hours of excitement and laughs among your little ones. These brightly-colored splash pads have zero-depth entry, making them great for handicapped accessibility. Don’t forget to pack a picnic!
Wyandotte County Spray Parks can be found at the following locations:
- Eisenhower Park – Enjoy more than 60 acres of outdoor recreation with lighted baseball and softball diamonds, tennis courts, a football and soccer field, track, shelters and a playground. (Georgia & 72nd St.)
- Heathwood Park – Park includes a playground, baseball diamond and shelter for your next family event. (1021 Parallel Pkwy)
- Pierson Park – Play all day with 125 acres of park including three shelters, lighted tennis courts, playground area and a 10-acre lake for fishing. (1800 S 55th Street)
But fun with water isn’t reserved just for summer in Kansas City, Kan. You can splash the day away all year long at Great Wolfe Lodge – Kansas City’s favorite waterpark resort. Everyone in your family will get to feel like a kid, with all kinds of aquatic activities for you to enjoy. The smallest in your wolf pack can enjoy the zero-depth entry Cub Paw Pool, complete with kiddie slides and rainbow jets. Get ready, get set, and get soaring down one of the three giant tube slides inside the waterpark, including the Triple Twist, which drops you into three different funnels with super-fast twists and turns that will have you howling for more. Fort Mackenzie, the huge water fort treehouse is the main event of the park. Here you’ll find interactive water toys, climbing nets, body slides and the giant 1,000-gallon tipping bucket! Of course, when you’re ready to dry off, Great Wolf Lodge offers even more exciting activities for kids, multiple dining options, character appearances, and cozy cabins where you can rest your sleepy head.
Centrally located, affordable and visitor friendly, Kansas City, Kan. is the perfect place for family vacations. No matter what your age or interest, there's an abundance of options sure to satisfy everyone.