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Address: 201 Joe Nuxhall Way, Joyce Park, Fairfield, OH 45014-1036
Phone Number: (513) 887-9253
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Wake Nation is a new type of water park (one of only 8 in the entire U.S.)...

Wake Nation is a new type of water park (one of only 8 in the entire U.S.) that lets you wakeboard, water ski, and kneeboard WITHOUT the use of a boat. The entire park is designed to provide the ultimate ride experience to both first timers and experienced riders. It’s great for anyone age 5 or older. Just bring your bathing suit as they’ve got everything else you need. The Wake Nation season runs from April through October.

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We only used the kiddie area but the kids really had a good fun time. The only downside was there was no lifeguard.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 25, 2015
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Middletown, Ohio
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Alpharetta, Georgia
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72 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

We came back to this spot with our teenage boys and had a blast. A bit pricey without discounts (call or check website) but we had a blast. 2 hour windows to kneeboard or wakeboard on a man made lake with a pulley system. We are beginners and all had fun on the kneeboards. Kids picked it up quickly and... More 

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Middletown, Ohio
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We only used the kiddie area but the kids really had a good fun time. The only downside was there was no lifeguard.

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Metro Detroit, MI
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106 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 via mobile

This was my first trip back to Wake Nation since 2010. I bought a 4 hour pass on sunday afternoon and a 4 hour pass monday afternoon. I had a blast on the cable. A couple of the obstacles were a little beat up, but still very rideable. The facility improved since my last visit, and I am looking forward... More 

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Loveland, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

I took my twelve year old nephew today and he had the time of his life. I have to mention that Nate Novak one of the staff members at the site is by far the best..... He took time showing my nephew the basics to being successful at starting from the dock. Each time he would explain what he was... More 

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2 Thank Roger F
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Their website shows photos and videos of their so-called "water park" that has a trampoline and inflatables on a lake. These photos and video are totally fraudulent. They were taken at some other place. Wake Nation dug a hole in the ground, put some water in it, and they call it a water park. The trampoline doesn't bounce.....and I think... More 

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6 Thank Connie H
Dayton, Ohio
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Great place for skiing, clean and very well maintained. Always a great place to meet other professionals in the boating industry.

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Thank Tricia B
Berlin, Wisconsin
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80 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

anyone that wants to wakeboard should check this out, awesome features to ride on. very friendly staff, mgr. brian was exceptionally nice. very clean

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Thank mom1intheworld
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

Practice pond didnt help at all with the real thing. I had a terrible time. My mom said it might be fun because it looked like snowboarding and I'm a snowboarder and only to find it was very different. I hated waiting in a line for 30 minutes only to wipeout right at the beginning and have to get back... More 

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3 Thank Hunterlax
Cincinnati, OH
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

Had checked out the website before going and decided this would be a great actvitiy. This was our first visit and we actually paid for a full day including equiptment rental for 3 teens while I was looking forward to watching from the observation area. They attached color braclets to the kids and helped them find their equiptment. Started off... More 

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13 Thank KoolAidMom
Harrison, Ohio, USA
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

My son went to a week long wakeboarding camp and everything about this place is awesome. He is looking forward to doing this again.

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