Sunday, April 27, 2014

Cowabunga!

Cowabunga! Henderson water park
23-acre water park off Galleria Drive. 200 tons of steel are supporting each one of the 8 water slides. 

There are also three pools, a kids cove area and cabanas for rental with their own pool area. Three eateries, Cowabunga Chill, Bullwinkle’s Boardwalk Grille and Rocky’s Beachside Cafe. 

There are 3 themed zones inspired by the surf and beach scene of the 1950's and 60's. With a total of thirty attractions including a 35,000 sq ft wave pool (one of the largest in Nevada), a Lazy River, a themed children water playground structure (with a dozen of mini-slides) and three waterslides complex.

Among these waterslides, there are 6-lanes Multislide (mat racer type with an original upward slope at the end of the path), a Space Boat (raft slide ending by a whirl), a Looping Rocket (high speed slide with an horizontal 360° helix and a launched start through a trap door) and a Space Shuttle (raft slide with giant cylinders). In addition to the slides and attractions, there are two restaurants at the park and offer rental of private cabanas. 

Tickets & Passes
http://www.cowabungabay.com/LasVegas/tickets.html

Cowabunga Bay is located in Henderson east of the Galleria Mall. 
From the US-95 (I-515) exit east on Galleria (exit 64B) and head towards the park.
900 Galleria Dr.
Henderson, NV 89011

Notes:
The +Huish family owns the copyrights to the famous 1960s cartoon characters.
Just in case you don't know (I didn't), +Cowabunga means "positive, good, great, mostly used by headbangers, skaters, surfers.