Floating in the pool is fun, but sometimes you have to kick it up a notch and go for a tricked-out water slide. Whether you’re a waterpark daredevil or more of a lazy river type, you can appreciate these off-the-wall water slides. Click through the slideshow below to see our favorite extreme water rides across the country. Who knows—you just might find your next splash-worthy vacation destination.

Triton’s Challenge, Mt. Olympus

Remember the days of slip and slides in the backyard? Put that memory on steroids and voilà, you’ve got yourself a crazy slide that is an endless amount of belly-down, head-first exhilaration.

1881 Wisconsin Dells Pkwy
Wisconsin Dells, Wi
Online: mtolympuspark.com

 

What’s your favorite water slide? Share your picks with us below!

—Sommy Rhee with Christal Yuen and Susie Foresman

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