Walking in a “Water” Wonderland
Bethesda Park Aquatic Center
Why Go: A giant waterslide that curves out of the building and then re-enters before dropping you into the pool, a cool lazy river, zero-depth entry into the leisure pool and dunking buckets.
Where: 225 Bethesda Church Rd., Lawrenceville. 678-277-0880. gwinnettparks.com, search “Aquatics”
Cost: Adults, $10.50; ages 4-10, $8.25; ages 3 and younger, $6.25
Bogan Park Aquatic Center
Why Go: Indoor leisure pool with beach entry, giant waterslide and water play structures.
Where: 2723 North Bogan Rd., Buford; 678-277-0853; gwinnettparks.com, search “Aquatics”
Cost: Adult, $10.50; ages 4-10, $8.25; ages 3 and younger, $6.25.
South Cobb Aquatic Center
Why Go: Splash down the huge enclosed spiraling slide, slip through the yellow tube slide and into the water, and enjoy a “lazy river” float.
Where: 875 Six Flags Dr., Austell; 770-739-3180; cobbcounty.org, go to “Aquatics”
Cost: Adults, $4.50; ages 2-17, $3.50