Summer Fun Day #89: Visit a Maryland water park

Gaithersburg Water Park

Celebrate the last few days of summer by having fun at a Maryland water park.

GaithersburgWaterParkThe kids will have a blast splashing for hours in the spray grounds and slides that water parks offer. Check out the following water parks in our area.

Six Flags Hurricane Harbor at Six Flags America, Mitchellville
Six Flags America has a five-story interactive water tree house, one of the largest wave pools in the country, water slides, inner tube flume, lazy river, splash pool for the younger crowd and more.

Glenn Dale Splash Park, Glendale
Municipal water park with specialized water play area for pre-schoolers with slides and spray features, a large family pool with a teacup waterfall, water slide, lily pad and log crossing features and more.

Chesapeake Beach Water Park, Chesapeake Beach
Eight water slides, fountains, waterfalls, a lagoon, kids activity pool and more, guaranteed to treat everyone to a cool time!

Water Park at Bohrer Park, Gaithersburg
The main pool is like a dream vacation on an island resort with palm trees, multiple slides, floatable animals, and a “tumble bucket” water feature for children to enjoy. The pool also has a zero-depth entry, making it accessible to all.

Good Hope Sprayground, Silver Spring
Dumping buckets, mushroom fountains and more.

Lane Manor Splash Park, Hyattsville
A 25-meter pool, lily pad crossing feature, mushroom waterfall, water slides, children’s wading pool and more.

South Germantown Splash playground and Miniature Golf, Boyds
Splash playground right next to an 18-hold mini golf course.

And if you’re heading to Ocean City, check out these parks:

Frontier Town Water Park
Frontier town includes a giant water slide, lazy river a family activity pool, a huge shallow pool with covered wagon mini-slides, cactus fountains, water sprays and more.

Splash Mountain, at Jolly RogerAmusement Park
Outdoor water park with Master Blaster Water Coaster, Stealth Mark III halfpipe slide, plus other slides, kiddie slides and pools, and adult activity pools.

For more summer fun ideas, check out our 100 Days of Summer list of family activities, or see our daily calendar of events.