Who says that you have to be by a beach to have a splash-tastic summer? With adventurous waterslides for all skill levels to relaxing pools and a lazy river, Splash Central in Huron, South Dakota is the perfect summer family vacation getaway!
Which water attractions get your heart pumping?
Master Blaster Water Coaster
Got the courage to take on a whole new experience that you can’t get anywhere else within 500 miles? Grab a tube and a buddy if you want, and combine the thrills of a roller coaster and a water slide in this up and down 40 foot high and 400 foot long ride that is the signature attraction of Splash Central! This ride has been voted the best waterpark ride in the nation for 10 years running.
Height restriction: 48” Minimum Height. Weight limits 400 pounds combined.
Funtastic Body Slide
Fun for all ages! Sit up and enjoy the ride or lie down and try to break a speed record. Enjoy the twists and turns of this open body slide that will take you through multiple turns and over 300 feet of fun.
Height restriction: 48” Minimum Height. Weight limits 300 pounds.
Free Fall Drop Slide
The most fun you can have in two seconds! Plummet from 10 feet in this steep free fall. Don’t forget to plug your nose!
Height restriction: 48” minimum height (and must be able to swim – Water Depth 12’-6”)
Olympic Swimming Pool
Enjoy this multi-purpose 50 meter eight lane swimming pool that will be host to South Dakota’s finest swimmers every year. Majority of the pool is between 3’-6” and 5’-0” deep to allow for creating your own fun and cooling off on those blistering summer days. Jump off the 1 or 3 meter diving boards and enjoy other activities that will keep you coming back for more.
Wibit Obstacle Course
The pool version of Wipeout™! Test your strength and meddle in head-to-head competitions against friends and foes alike as you work your way through this inflatable obstacle course that will take you over, through, around and down a ramp, cliff, bridge, pond and a slide.
Gizmos & Gadgets Kids Pool
Enter via a beach-like zero-edge entry into this pool with something for everyone. Enjoy simply lying in the shallow pool water and soaking in the sunshine. Toddlers and small kids can ride the broken boat slide and play in the geysers. Older kids will love the interactive gizmo & gadgets and multiple water feature structure that features a 125 gallon tipping bucket, time it right to get drenched or stay dry – your call!
Sea Creature Water Walk
Challenge yourself to cross this floatable water walk of your favorite ocean wildlife: sea horse, crab, manta ray, starfish and sea turtle. Get to the other side to impress your friends. It’s harder than it looks!
What better way on a summer day to just kick back, float and forget about the world on a 400 foot river with scenic landscaping? But don’t get too relaxed, there may be a cool and refreshing surprise right around the corner!
Splash Central has four poolside Cabanas available in the waterpark. These 10’x15’ shelters have roofs, as well as canvas sides that can be raised or lowered as needed for protection from the sun or wind. They can be reserved for a small fee in 2 or 4 hour increments, or are available free if not reserved.
Splash Central is a great place to host a birthday party, family gathering, or other special event. Party packages are available that can include food, drinks, use of a Cabana, and discounted admission passes. Call (605) 353-8533 or contact us for more information.
Stop by our gift shop to check out some of the Splash Central Waterpark souvenirs like T-shirts and mugs. Forget something at home? Don't worry, we carry beach towels, sun screen, swim goggles, and swim diapers!
Feeling hungry! Chances are you will find something to appease your appetite at the Splash Central Concession Stand which features ice cream, hot dogs, pizza, beverages, freeze pops, apples, oranges and more! Click here for menu
There are three picnic shelters available for rent within Central Park, located just outside the main entrance of the waterpark. The shelters have electricity, a charcoal grill, and the largest shelter is able to accommodate groups up to 200. When not rented, seating is on a first come, first serve basis.