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.
Summit Plummet, Disney World
Get your blood pumping with a nearly vertical drop on a 120-foot slope. After you’ve flown down the “ski jump,” you’ll get to see a digital stop clock displaying your top speed. This may be a Disney ride, but it’s definitely not for the faint of heart!
3111 World Dr.
Lake Buena Vista, Fl
What’s your favorite water slide? Share your picks with us below!
—Sommy Rhee with Christal Yuen and Susie Foresman
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