Yes, it always 82 degrees inside the water park and it sure feels great when it's freezing outside. There are enough slides and activities to keep you occupied and entertained for a couple of days and my girls had a blast just running around the resort with other kids. The nightly bedtime story at the common area is a good idea but poorly executed. It was very crowded and bigger kids were stepping over smaller kids. There was no crowd control and parenst running up to grab their children just added to the chaos. You could barely hear the stories and definitely no see the book and pictures that they flash to the children. My youngest one had her hand stepped on by an older boy walking by. C'mon Great Wolf. There are hundreds of kids there. Time to whip out the Powerpoint and maybe a big screen TV so everyone can see.
Rooms - Quite roomy, clean and well furnished. The old tube TV gives the room an overall dated look. Bathrooms were a little cramped but otherwise clean and well-appointed. Small fridge was a nice touch.
Food options - A little on the pricey side. We ended up walking across the parking lot for breakfast and driving to Centralia for dinner.
Entertainment - Lots of kids running around playing wizard adventure games. Kid's arcade will also keep them entertained but all that adds up quickly.
Pool/waterpark/changing rooms - Park was well staffed, clean and safe. Some equipment looks worn and dated but generally the place was well maintained. Changing room was definitely the low point. Very small and just an afterthought. Showers were inadequate. In a resort where they encourage you to use rental lockers and keep playing after checking out, this was a disappointment.
Overall - Good value for year-round waterpark fun. Just watch your additional expenses. This is our 3rd time at the resort and will most probably return next year.
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