Fault line-damaged Conroe water park to open for one last summer
The City of Conroe must replace its water park at the Conroe Aquatics Center due to damage incurred because it sits on a fault line, While the fault line does not affect the city's lap pool adjacent to the water park. The aquatics center, located at 1205 Candy Cane Lane by Candy Cane Park along the Interstate 45 North feeder road, was built in 2003 for just under $4 million.
Giant water park opening Thursday for first time ever
A giant water park is opening Thursday in Austin as part of a new venture for Quest. Quest water park is a cable wakeboard park in southeast Austin that provides access to a two-tower rope swing and blob, kayaks, giant floats and more. This is the first water park for Quest, and it’s a giant obstacle course on the water such as monkey bars, a rock wall, a wiggle bridge, slides and more.
Construction to begin next month on $3.7 million Nelson Park pool
Construction is expected to begin in June on a new water park on the city's east side as the Decatur Park District moved forward Wednesday with a $3,789,977 bid for a pool, one of the largest portions of the project. The district's board of commissioners voted 5-0 to accept the bid from St. Louis-based Westport Pools. The project remains on schedule to open in 2019. The other bids came from St. Louis-based Capri Pools & Aquatics and Leander Construction in Canton.
10 Caribbean resorts with awesome water parks
Along with frolicking on a beach, splashing around in a water park tops any list of classic summer activities. These aquatic playgrounds — complete with winding waterslides, relaxing lazy rivers, suspended buckets of water and interactive playscapes — offer a fun way to beat the heat. Fortunately, there are a number of resorts that house water parks, e.g. Memories Splash Punta Cana, Beaches Turks & Caicos Resort Villages and Spa, Hilton Rose Hall Resort & Spa, Sandos Caracol Eco Resort, Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort, Coconut Bay Beach Resort & Spa, Jewel Runaway Bay Beach & Golf Resort etc.