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Address: 5656 E Silver Springs Blvd, Silver Springs Nature Park, Silver Springs, FL 34488-1874
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+1 352-236-2121
10:00 - 17:00
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Wed - Sun 10:00 - 17:00

Located adjacent to the lush grounds and natural beauty of Silver Springs,...

Located adjacent to the lush grounds and natural beauty of Silver Springs, near Ocala, Florida, Wild Waters is a place where the whole family can chill out on a warm summer day. With cabanas and reserved private areas for parties, Wild Waters is the perfect venue for your next birthday, party, family reunion and corporate event. Attractions like Alligator Ambush, Osceola's Revenge, and Cool Kids Cove for children make Wild Waters your favorite place to be this summer!.

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Wild waters not wild any longer.

Very old and run down. Wave pool was not working the day we went. Has picnic area outside in the parking lot but you cannot bring food or drinks into the park, with one exception... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 July 2016
Lynda M
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Silver Springs
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

i took my grand kids there and we all had a blast there is so much to do and see i hope everyone gets to go there cause there is so much to see boat rides , like a zoon . showes ,rides, it does not get any better then this

Thank Barbara R
Dunnellon, Florida
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52 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

NOW CLOSED>> The state took over Silver Springs State Park and now this is closed. These are no longer a destination's. The park is opened but just a picnic area as far as I am concerned. I was ad to see these attraction leave. They were fun and beautiful, refreshing. NOT ANYMORE>>>>

Thank Julie and Paul C
Silver Springs, Florida
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Never went to the park, however, many generations of Ocala/Silver Springs families have enjoyed this icon for years.The company that last operated the park did not renew their lease, and the park closed permanently. Located adjacent to the famous Silver Springs, there is some indication the property will somehow be incorporated into the well visited park.

Thank Pilgrim2020
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28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We went over labor day weekend and had a great time. Its small and a couple rides were closed after the big storm, but we had no complaints. Its clearly and old park in need of some refreshing/updating, but not to have insane lines and no place to sit was worth it. Not a full day adventure, but it rains... More 

Thank KimNE
Valencia, Spain
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Ok so it's a little outdated but this place is so cute and just what you need for an affordable escape to florida. The slides have three levels which worked great for my kids-one a daredevil and one a scaredy cat. At only $31 for one adult and 2 kids, it's the best deal in FL!! And it's adjacent to... More 

Thank GTgirl2015
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Very old and run down. Wave pool was not working the day we went. Has picnic area outside in the parking lot but you cannot bring food or drinks into the park, with one exception they allow you to bring in water. Saw many people with food but they must have hidden it well because they do go through your... More 

2 Thank Lynda M
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83 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

We stayed in silver springs in June and took the kids here one day. It was fun they loved the water slides. We were dissapointed that the 2 biggest slides were closed and I think it was prices too high for what was offered. But overall kids had fun.

Thank Amandaj0306
Fort Lauderdale
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20 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Yeah, its fairly inexpensive to get in, but there isn't anything here that keeps a teenagers attention. Five, four small ones, slides can only occupy you for so long. I wouldn't recommend it for anyone over 10, I'd call this place a bust. Could use some updating.

Thank Shana P
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

If you want new, updated rides then go pay $50+ per person someplace else. We stayed at the BG Sun plaza across the street. Nice newly renovated place. We went down to Rainbow springs this morning to go swimming, beautiful! We then hit up the water park across the street. We took our almost 2 year old son and he... More 

1 Thank Michelle M
Ocala, Florida
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

What a shame what a shame bring family from Miami to come to Ocalla to visit this park pay so much money to come in and wave pool out of order that's a shame and they charge so much money $$$$ and the wave pool out of order """wow """" didn't even tell you at the gate!!!!!!!! Before coming to... More 

Thank M R

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