One of seven themed areas at Idlewild, SoakZone is a family waterpark with a dozen attractions, wave pool, lazy river and more for all ages.
Children will find Captain Kidd's Adventure Gallery with six waterslides and dozens of interactive spray features. Also for youngsters, Little Squirts is a children's pool and water fun area.
For more thrills, SoakZone also offers exciting waterslides, family rides and tube slides. Try racing your friends on the four-lane Hydro Racers racing mat slides. Board a raft with a friend and barrel down the Pipeline Plunge or try the twisting Serpentine Slides or speedy Shotgun Slides. For the ultimate thrills, Soak Zone has a couple of exciting Speed Slides.
Go for a dip in the Wowabunga Family Wave Pool where you can "catch a wave" in the 280,600-gallon pool that generates waves at timed intervals, allowing swimmers to ride the tide.
In 2013 SoakZone expanded with a new Lazy River attraction. This new 185,309-gallon, 15-foot wide endless river spans 603 linear feet, about the length of two football fields. Designed for families with young children the lazy river is only two feet, four inches deep, has a large zero-depth entry zone and has uniquely designed kid-sized tubes along with adult tubes, so families can play together.
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Type of park:
Outdoor Waterpark + Theme Park
Reopened July 6, 2020. Park open daily July 6 through July 20, then Fridays through August 21, plus weekends and holidays through September 27, 2020. Waterpark open through Labor Day.
Operating dates are subject to change. Always contact the park to verify days and hours before visiting.
2020 Admission Rates
Tickets must be purchased in advance online due to Covid-19
From Pittsburg take Route 376 Parkway East to the PA Turnpike to Exit #67 Irwin. Continue East on Route 30 to Ligonier.