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Great but hard to tell if open

As a local we loved going. After Memorial weekend they would have an appreciation day for the... read more

Reviewed June 20, 2013
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
Fun in the Sun!

I love Big Surf. It's mainly because since it is at the lake and the lines are shorter. Unlike... read more

Reviewed January 25, 2013
Osage Beach, Missouri
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The Biggest, Fastest, Funnest, Safest, Cleanest, Number One-en-est Family Fun at the Lake of the Ozarks, MO! For any age, for any amount of time, Big Surf has a variety of rides and attractions: Zambezi Falls – Exhilarating four-story drop down the...more
954 State Road Y, Linn Creek, MO 65052-2202
+1 573-346-6111
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Reviewed June 30, 2013 via mobile

Its an OK water park. I was quite disappointed in its size. It had a small lazy river with small tubes. Only 1 tube slide (not counting Zambezi Falls) the other 3 were body slides. And the wave pool was OK. The kids area was...More

Date of experience: June 2013
1  Thank Lzakula
Reviewed June 20, 2013

As a local we loved going. After Memorial weekend they would have an appreciation day for the locals which was great. Every time we go back to the lake visiting Big Surf always looks like it's closed. Parking lot always looks empty from hwy. 54....More

Date of experience: July 2012
1  Thank mo2ok
Reviewed April 12, 2013

Smaller water park then most. Has a wave pool and a few slides but the girls had fun. We didn't eat the park food its really expensive. I got the tickets at a discount and that was good because they are kind of expensive.

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank 364KarenS364
Reviewed January 25, 2013

I love Big Surf. It's mainly because since it is at the lake and the lines are shorter. Unlike going to Six Flags STL or Oceans of Fun KC you can usually get through the lines in no time flat. Makes for a fun half/full...More

1  Thank JonathanC616
Reviewed January 17, 2013

Honestly....it takes about 20 minutes to ride ALL the water rides !!!!!! JUST NOT MUCH THERE !!!!! We went with high hopes and left feeling ripped off for the money we paid to get in ( not cheap ! ) YOU hav to PAY to...More

Date of experience: July 2012
Thank Rhonda C
Reviewed January 6, 2013

This park offers a relaxing atmosphere. We expected it to be crowded and overflowing with kids, but that was not the case. Plenty of families and children, but our experience was pleasantly refreshing. Try the pizza in their snack area.

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank BobBosma
Reviewed October 9, 2012

One of the things I remember about Big Surf is that it always smells like urine along the walkways. Other than that, there's a nice small wave pool and the usual "rides".

Date of experience: November 2011
Thank TheLongLongTrailer
Reviewed September 25, 2012

Big Surf is definately on my list of things to do with my kids and/or grandkids. One can not relax more around hundreds of screaming kids than in a waterpark. Prices are comprarable to other waterparks, and the lazy river will allow you to float...More

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank Michael V
Reviewed August 6, 2012

Our family of five went to this waterpark on the last Monday in July. We went at 3 so we got the reduced price of $17 per person. Our three kids are 18, 20 and 22. We lived near the original Schlitterbahn in Texas for...More

Date of experience: July 2012
2  Thank travelingmominga
Reviewed July 25, 2012

Went to Big Surf on Monday afternoon was not too crowded. We have 3 children (6.10,13), and like the fact that they offer a discount at 3pm and after. For us 3 hours in the sun with activity is just right! I agree that it...More

Date of experience: July 2012
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