17 of the Best Waterparks in DFW

Compared to the other major areas in Texas, DFW has a LOT of Waterparks, 18 of them!  Here’s a round up of the best of the best, and what makes each worth a visit!

Paradise Springs at the Gaylord Texan Resort

1. Paradise Springs at the Gaylord Texan Resort  Grapevine  Hotel guest can float the lazy river, enjoy small slides, activities, an interactive water play structure, and lots of chairs for just relaxing!

2.. Six Flags Hurricane Harbor , Arlington  is the largest of the North Texas Waterparks, with rides, slides and nice play areas for younger children.

3. Hawaiian Falls Mansfield  One of four Hawaiian Falls Waterparks in the Metroplex, the Mansfield location offers is conveniently located off Hwy 360, south of Arlington.

4. NRH2O  North Richland Hills  Home of the Green Extreme, my favorite water coaster!  We love this fun park with your expected slides, wave pool and lazy river, plus a great kids area and a pool just for swimming.

5. Burger’s Lake, Fort Worth  So different from the other waterpark, Burger’s Lake offers slides and diving boards but it’s a man-made, spring-fed lake with chilly temperatures and treated water!

6. Hawaiian Falls Roanoke  This waterpark is unique in that most of the attractions are all at one location, making it easier to keep an eye on the older kids, especially if you have young ones, too!

7.  Frisco Waterpark  This city owned water park offers plenty to do for a full day of fun!

8.  Hawaiian Falls The Colony is the most northern Texas waterpark. Supplying endless water adventures, Hawaiian Falls is dedicated to family-fun all summer long!

9..Splash Kingdom Wild West Weatherford  A western-themed awaits guest, with slides, a wave pool, inflatable obstacles, and a lazy river!

10.  Pirates Cove, Burleson  Located at North Texas Jellystone, Pirates Cove Waterpark is for park guest and the general public who are looking for a fun way to cool off!

11. Dove Water Park, Grapevine  A small city-owned swimming pool with slides, we really enjoy just spending a day here playing in the pool!  There is a space for younger children, plus a Splash pad and Dove Park.

12.  Great Wolf Lodge, Grapevine   A large indoor waterpark open year round, plus an outside section open during the summer, offers hotel guest the chance to splish and splash during their stay!

13. The Keller Pointe, Keller   An indoor pool and outside waterpark make this city-owned amenity perfect for use all year.

14. Chisholm Aquatics Center, Hurst   This city-owned waterpark is open from Memorial Day to Labor Day, with discounts for Hurst residents.

15.  Splashdayz, White Settlement  Originally a Hawaiian Falls, this now city-owned waterpark has all the fun attractions of the other Hawaiian Falls locations! They are opening May 29th for the 2021 Season!


16.  Epic Waters Indoor Waterpark, Grand Prairie   The new Epic Waters opened year round in early 2018. Check out their Family Fun nights and special days just for little ones!

17.  Hawaiian Falls Garland   Built in 2003, this is the oldest and most established of the Hawaiian Falls parks.

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