Wild Waters at Silver Springs State Park Opens for Summer

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Certain features of the water attraction, including the wave pool, are now open for public recreation.

OCALA – Wild Waters Waterpark at Silver Springs State Park is officially open for summer. After working through a number of roadblocks, the park has opened the Wave Pool, Cool Kids Cove and Tad Pool. The water slides are not yet in operation.

Food and beverages are available for purchase from Silver Springs Management, LLC, which operates the park. Alcoholic beverages are limited to designated areas only.

Park Hours

Now – Aug. 17

Weekdays and Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Saturday 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Aug. 23 – Sept. 30

Weekends only 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Admission Fees

$10 for adults

$5 for children 12 and under

Season Passes

$51 for adults

$42 for children 12 and under

For more information about Silver Springs State Park and Wild Waters Waterpark, click HERE.

About Florida State Parks, Greenways and Trails

The Florida Park Service is the proud recipient of three National Gold Medals for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management, making Florida America’s first three-time Gold Medal winner. The awards were received in 1999, 2005 and 2013 from the American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration and the National Recreation and Park Association.

Florida’s 171 state parks and trails inspire residents and visitors with recreation opportunities and scenic beauty that help strengthen families, educate children, expand local economies and foster community pride. With 161 parks, 10 state trails, nearly 800,000 acres, 100 miles of beaches and more than 1,500 miles of multi-use trails, visit soon and often to enjoy Florida’s natural treasures. Download the Florida State Parks Pocket Ranger® mobile app, available on iTunes and Android Market, to plan your trip and enhance your experience while visiting.  For more information, visit www.FloridaStateParks.org 


CONTACT: DEP Press Office, 850.245.2112, DEPNews@dep.state.fl.us


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