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The Big Pool: World's Largest Hand Dug Swimming Pool

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This was a great place to cool off and the value was excellent!! Nothing too fancy about this pool... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2015
breckbaseballfan
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Breckenridge, Minnesota
Love this pool!

We love the big pool! Clean and fun for all members of family. Small tubes available to rent for... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
laceybrookover
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Jul 9, 2018
“Love this pool!”
Jul 9, 2018
“A pool for all ages!”
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504 Maple Street, Garden City, KS 67846
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We love the big pool! Clean and fun for all members of family. Small tubes available to rent for only $1. Kiddie area could not be more perfect along with splash pad.

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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

There is something for everyone at the Big Pool in Garden City. A huge pool that doesn’t seem crowded even when there’s a big crowd. Pool offers splash pad, nice kiddie pool, slides, boards, challenge course as well as lap swimming area. There is ample...More

Thank SharonComba
Reviewed May 31, 2018

First I would like to start this review by saying that the facilities and pool itself are great, well kept and very clean. However, if you are looking for a quality pool experience the BIG pool is NOT the place to go. Everything, and I...More

3  Thank Andrea S
Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

Pool admission prices are amazingly affordable! Pool has a couple of age friendly options! Loved it and I think it's definitely worth the price.

Thank Diana A
Reviewed August 18, 2016

Pool in Garden City, KS was fun for the whole family. Bigs slides for the bigger kids and the kiddie section for the little ones. The pool also offer a spray area that consists of different poles that spray water in different directions for those...More

Thank swksg
Reviewed August 1, 2016

we discovered this pool on a recent kansas road side attractions trip. the entry is $2!!! and we ended up swimming for 4 hours...the pool really is big, they now divided it into partitions with walls running the length of the pool, but you can...More

Thank tourist1965
Reviewed July 23, 2016

Our time spent at the pool was a highlight. We couldn't believe that admission was only two dollars. Our girls really enjoyed the afternoon.

Thank grosenhagen
Reviewed October 14, 2015

It's misleading to say that it is the world's largest hand dug pool. It was that at one time, but now it is a series of smaller pools, not unlike you would find in many towns.

3  Thank Erin F
Reviewed July 31, 2015

This was a great place to cool off and the value was excellent!! Nothing too fancy about this pool otherwise.

1  Thank breckbaseballfan
Reviewed July 15, 2015

We love to visit places listed as oddities or special sites on the Roadside America website. Stop to see this pool. It was in the evening and they were not open, but was still able to get my picture in front of the sign! The...More

1  Thank Frugalgirl125
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