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Roaring Springs Waterpark

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Address: 400 W Overland Rd, Meridian, ID 83642-8105
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+1 208-884-8842

Roaring Springs is the Northwest’s largest waterpark and features...

Roaring Springs is the Northwest’s largest waterpark and features attractions for every member of the family, including a wave pool, float river, two family raft ride, bowl slide, racing slide, tube slides, kiddie play area, and coming in 2013 a new 6-story speed slide! Roaring Springs also has four restaurants and a gift shop (no outside food or drinks). Roaring Springs is located five miles west of Boise, at I-84, exit 44, Meridian. Roaring Springs is connected to Wahooz Family Fun Zone, featuring go-karts, mini golf, bumper boats, laser tag, 100+ game arcade, and the new 24-lane Pinz Bowling Center. Twice the Fun combo tickets to Roaring Springs & Wahooz are available in summer.

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Good rides not so good food

It was okay except food was very expensive and took a long time to get. Ordered a taco salad and the girl literally scraped the burnt rice off of the bottom of the pan. When I... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed August 27, 2016
Angela M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

It was okay except food was very expensive and took a long time to get. Ordered a taco salad and the girl literally scraped the burnt rice off of the bottom of the pan. When I questioned it she acted surprised I didn't think that was ok. Considering you cannot take in your own food I would of expected better.

Thank Angela M
tiffanyquilici, Public Relations Manager at Roaring Springs Waterpark, responded to this review

Angela, Thanks for letting us know the food quality and service didn't meet your expectations. We truly apologize. I forwarded your feedback to both our general manager and our food & beverage manager. They will address the situation with our employees and work to provide better food & service in the future. We hope to see you again at Roaring... More 

boise, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

Top choice of activities for my grandchildren from 5 to 15!! The water rides are wonderful for all ages! The lines for the rides can be long on weekends of course! Even the food is quite good! This is a great place to send hot summer days!

Thank Lo S
Boise, Idaho
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133 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

Roaring Springs is a great place to visit with kids, especially if you can hit the water park on a day where there are few visitors (weekdays!). With a ton of slides for kids and thrill-seekers, this water park is one of those rarities: A place where the lines aren't huge, the trip from the bottom of one slide to... More 

Thank WhereDoIGoNow
Meridian, Idaho
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

I have come to Roaring Springs every year since they opened. We even bought season passes four years in a row. We stopped because it just got a little too expensive to buy them annually when we didn't have much time to go. Instead, we take the family once or twice a year. That is because for a family of... More 

Thank Sapper0398
Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

My family and I travelled to Roaring Springs in Meridian, Idaho for a day of fun and lots of water. Mostly, it was a company event so we got to see lots of our old co-workers. Riding the tubes and water bumper cars can get quite competitive and lots of fun. We ended with some pizza at the restaurant and... More 

Thank jtudbury
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

I pretend to be a little kid without a care. We always have fun. Or just drop the kids off...no fair I have to work!

Thank Jonathon r
Boise, Idaho
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016

This is a smaller water park than some which made it that much more enjoyable! You aren't wasting time walking all over the place. They have nice slides, pools, kiddie area, and a lazy river. They provide life jackets of all sizes or you can bring your own. There is food available although we didn't get any so not sure... More 

Thank ambersanford
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

200 for family of 4... and 45 minute Waits for water rides and go karts.... for your 40+ each... you get to go on 4 to 5 rides in 4 hours......fine for less money... I'm not from Idaho and frankly I'm used to getting a much larger amusement park for less money.. Idaho is getting suckered here. Don't waste your... More 

Thank Tiny1096
Star, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016

this is a great family friendly water park, we have always had fun, if they have to close due to weather they give you a free admission ticket to return at a later date

Thank anjyellaferneau
Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

This was a very pleasant adventure for our family. My kids ages 8 & 10 were able to go on all the rides even the Cliff Hanger. The food was good. I was surprised the lines weren't long even though it was considered a "packed" day.

Thank redneckJEN

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