what are the dates that the pools are open from ? Do they close them in Sept., or are they heated? And what about the other water parks in Calif. Disney- do they close at a certain time of year?
As far as I know the pools only close if they're remodeling them. If you're staying a any of the 3 Disney hotels you can use any of the other pools. They are heated. As far as water parks nearby there used to be a place called Wild Rivers about 30 min south near Lake Forest/Laguna Hills area.
I'm sorry I'm not familiar with the pool times or other CA Disney water parks. Six Flags Magic Mountain, about an hour drive from the Grand Californian in Valencia, does have a water park along with its amusement park. Enjoy!
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