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.
Snake Pit, Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom
Enter the chambers of the Python Plummet and for a free-fall drop of 450 feet. Get on the Constrictor and ride through an enclosed chute with intense 360-degree loops, or hop onto the Boa Blaster for a truly fun family bonding experience.
4000 Dorney Park Rd.
photo: Dorney Park
What’s your favorite water slide? Share your picks with us below!
—Sommy Rhee with Christal Yuen and Susie Foresman
photos from whitewaterwest.com unless otherwise stated