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The Great Escape and Splashwater Kingdom, Queensbury
(1.8/5 based on 1,100+ reviews on the web)
Opened in 1954, The Great Escape and Splashwater Kingdom today offers a host of family entertainment with over 125 exciting rides. Try out thrill rides such as the Alpine Freefalls, but be prepared for a lot of twisting, plunging, and diving. For the gentler dispositions, the family park offers rides, such as the classic carousel. Head to the waterpark to refresh and enjoy some drenching adventures, or see relax and see some live entertainment. A number of eateries range from Primo’s Pizza to Asian cuisine. Park maps can be found on the website, or picked up at the front gate. Make The Great Escape and Splashwater Kingdom part of your personalized Queensbury itinerary using our Queensbury tour planner.
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  • Like many other reviewers on this site, I found the Great Escape to be a big disappointment. We stayed at the Great Escape Lodge so we received passes to the park with our stay. Glad I didn't actually...  more »
  • We pass round gold so the day to listen to nothing there's no girl waiting the girls made up to 3 times the rides without leaving short thousand times better than the round
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  • With a Six Flags season pass, our family visited all the Six Flags in our area this year. Our last park day was on Labor Day at The Great Escape. There was a moderate crowd as we arrived that late mor...  more »