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When the temperature is up, the whole family will be down to take advantage of Maryland's water parks.

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Splashwater Falls at Six Flags America is a multi-level play structure with more than one hundred features
Splashwater Falls - Six Flags America
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Jolly Rogers Splash Mountain Water Park
Jolly Rogers Splash Mountain Water Park
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Frontier Town Water Park Image
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Splashwater Falls at Six Flags America is a multi-level play structure with more than one hundred features Photo By: Six Flags America

1 Six Flags America

Upper Marlboro

Six Flags America has a brand-new interactive play area at the water park, Hurricane Harbor. Splashwater Falls is multi-level with more than 100 features to keep families cool all summer long by playing under waterfalls, spouting geysers, and spraying fountains. A super-sized tipping bucket sits atop the huge play structure dousing everyone below. Parents can take a break and relax on the deck with lounge chairs and umbrellas.


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Attraction


Location:
13710 Central Ave
Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
301-249-1500


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Jolly Rogers Splash Mountain Water Park Photo By: Ocean City Tourism

2 Jolly Roger Splash Mountain Water Park

Ocean City

The largest water park in the Ocean City area.  Experience the thrill of being shot uphill amidst a torrent of water on the Master Blaster water roller coaster, test your nerves while flying up and down the sides of Stealth, the park’s 45-foot-tall half-pipe slide, or dare to attempt the Aqualoop.


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Location:
30th St and Coastal Hwy
Ocean City, MD 21842
410-289-3477


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Bohrer Park Water Park Image Photo By: Gaithersburgmd.gov

3 Water Park at Bohrer Park

Gaithersburg

Intended for recreational swimming, the main pool is like a dream vacation on an island resort with palm trees, multiple slides, floating animal rafts, and a “tumble bucket” water feature for children to enjoy. The pool also has a zero-depth entry, making it accessible to all; other main attractions are a 250-foot double water slide and a children's wading pool.


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Outdoor Recreation


Location:
512 South Frederick Ave
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
301-258-6445


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Frontier Town Water Park Image Photo By: Frontier Town Water Park

4 Frontier Town OC Water Park and Campground

Ocean City

An attraction for every age; take the little ones to splash around in the Waterin’ Hole, our shallow wading pool featuring a covered wagon, mini-slides, cactus fountains, and water sprays. This Western-themed water park is also home to Cowboy Miniature Golf.


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Location:
Rt. 611, Stephen Decatur Hwy
Berlin, MD 21811
410-641-0880


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5 Cascade Lake

Hampstead

If a good ol' fashioned country watering hole is more your style - Cascade Lake is a 6-acre, spring-fed lake with a portion roped off for swimming as well as the "Spray N' Play" playground.


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Type:
Outdoor Recreation


Location:
3000 Snydersburg Rd
Hampstead, MD 21074
410-374-9111


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Indoor Water park at Francis Scott Key Resort Photo By: Francis Scott Key Family Resort

6 Francis Scott Key Family Resort

Ocean City

Recently renovated (originally constructed in 1953), the Francis Scott Key Family Resort is a staple in Maryland. The indoor water park is always kept at a perfect 84 degrees, and houses waterfalls, waterslides, pipe falls, and dumping buckets.


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Hotels & Motels


Location:
12806 Ocean Gtwy
Ocean City, MD 21842
410-213-0088


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Image of Glenn Dale Splash Park Photo By: PGparks.com

7 Prince George's County Splash Parks

Prince George's County

Located across Prince George's County, these five splash parks offer slides, waterfalls, and all the necessities to beat the rising summer temps.

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Featured Places
Roller coaster riders
01
Location:
13710 Central Ave
Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
Jolly Roger Amusement Park
02
Location:
30th St and Coastal Hwy
Ocean City, MD 21842
Wave Image
03
Location:
512 South Frederick Ave
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Cascade Lake
05
Location:
3000 Snydersburg Rd
Hampstead, MD 21074
Kids at FSK Family Resort
06
Location:
12806 Ocean Gtwy
Ocean City, MD 21842
Cascade Lake
07
Location:
3000 Snydersburg Rd
Hampstead, MD 21074
Roller coaster riders
08
Location:
13710 Central Ave
Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
Jolly Roger Amusement Park
09
Location:
30th St and Coastal Hwy
Ocean City, MD 21842
Kids at FSK Family Resort
10
Location:
12806 Ocean Gtwy
Ocean City, MD 21842
Chesapeake Beach Water Park
11
Location:
4079 Gordon Stinnett Ave
Chesapeake Beach, MD 20732
Camping photo
12
Location:
Rt 611, Stephen Decatur Hwy
Berlin, MD 21811
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