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.
Aqua Duck, Disney Cruise
Travel 765 feet through an acrylic tube all over your cruise ship and even over the ocean on the Aqua Duck. You'll get a rare bird's eye view of the deck, pools and all your friends and family below. At the very end of the plunge, you'll slip into a lazy river.
What’s your favorite water slide? Share your picks with us below!
—Sommy Rhee with Christal Yuen and Susie Foresman
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