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Schlitterbahn

Schlitterbahn

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Schlitterbahn Waterpark Galveston Opened in 2005 and has been delighting and cooling off guests ever since. Schlitterbahn Galveston offers some of the most thrilling water attractions around, and even has a record-breaking 81-foot-tall tube slide. You could stay in the lazy river all day and float the entire park through their Transportainment River System. It’ll take you where you want to go, and then bring you back. Come out and enjoy this beautiful waterpark and make Schlitterbahn your go-to Galveston Attraction.

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Fun For The Whole Family

With the largest collection of heart-pounding, fast, tall, and thrilling water rides in the Schlitterbahn family of water parks – get ready to have some fun. If you prefer rivers, wave pools, and lounging in the sun, Galveston is a great place to visit. Schlitterbahn is just outside Houston on beautiful Galveston Island.  The park features more than 33 attractions. The waterpark is home to the award-winning World’s Tallest Uphill Water Coaster, MASSIV, and the next generation, award-winning river system that combines three unique rivers into one endless floating adventure.

Three Parks of Interconnected Fun

Schlitterbahn Galveston is divided into three separate parks, all of which have their own theme and are interconnected by their Transportainment River System. This allows guests to float throughout the entire park without ever leaving the river. Wasserfest, Blastenhoff, and Surfenburg each have their own themes as well as rides ranging from Low Impact to Aggressive so no matter which one you are in there is something for everyone to enjoy.

BLASTENHOFF

Tube Slides

MASSIV

As the name implies, this is one massive tube slide and labeled Aggressive accordingly. After climbing 123 stairs you will be over 81 feet in the air atop a record-breaking water coaster. From there you will travers twists, turns, dips, and drops along 926 feet of slide while the slide itself creates an awesome light show. A triple-drop ending will keep you coming back for more. You must be at least 48” tall to ride.

Whitewater River

Part of their Transportainment River System, Whitewater River takes your through awesome whitewater rapids. It connects to Kristal River and Torrent River so you can just keep floating. The ride is labeled High on the impact scale but is suited for most ages with proper equipment (lifejacket) and accompanying adult.

Body Slides

Screaming Serpents

Rated as Aggressive, this water slide will send your hurling back and forth through fog and light effects inside two giant sea serpents. If you are lucky, you will exit the fanged mouth with a splash and escape the belly of the beasts. You must be at least 48” tall to ride.

Mat Slides

Infinity Racers

Grab your matts and race headfirst down eight stories on this Aggressive rated matt slide. The slides are almost fully enclosed, and riders are treated to an awesome lighting effect form the multicolored fiberglass enclosure. You must be at least 42” tall to ride.

Blastenhoff Dining

Infinity Bar

Frozen Drinks | Bottled Drinks | Cold Beer | Snacks

Blastenhoff Grill

Signature Combos | Burgers | Chicken Tenders | and More

Dippin' Dots

Beads of Cryogenically frozen ice cream, sherbet, yogurt, and flavored ice. 

WASSERFEST

Tube Slides

Guada Loopy | Loopy Luge

Prepare for some fun on this High rated tube slide for two. Riders will start 40 feet in the air and travel over 390 feet while twisting and turning in the dark. You must be at least 42” tall to ride.

Torrent River

As part of the Transportainment River System, Torrent River is as implies, a river of giant waves breaking all around you. It is rated as High and guests must be at least 42” tall to ride alone and can ride with an adult if they are under 42” tall.

Body Slides

ROHR!

Get ready for a thrill on this Aggressive rated body slide that will send you soaring off a 70-foot-tall tower and travel at over 30 mph and 244 feet.  You must be under 300lbs and over 48” tall to ride.

Faust Und Furious

Starting from 60 feet up you will travel down one of two 300-foot speed slides on this Aggressive rated body slide. You must be under 300lbs and over 48” tall to ride.

Wasserfest Dining

Shipwreck Grill

Signature Combos | Burgers | Chicken Tenders | and More

Wasser Bar

Frozen Drinks | Bottled Drinks | Cold Beer | Snacks

High Tide Taco

Street Tacos | Taco Bowl | Tropical Fruit Cup | Corn in a Cup

Pointe Pizza

Signature Pizzas | Breadsticks | Salads

Sweet Shoppe

Loaded Funnel Cake | Hand-Dipped & Rolled Ice Cream

Dippin' Dots

Beads of Cryogenically frozen ice cream, sherbet, yogurt, and flavored ice.  Featuring Exclusive Schlitterbahn-Only Flavors

Boogie Bar

Frozen Drinks | Bottled Drinks | Cold Beer | Snacks

Lagoon Snack Shack

Turkey Legs | Pretzels | Churros | Soft Serve Ice Cream

Lagoon Grill

Signature Combos | Burgers | Chicken Tenders | Funnel Cakes | BBQ Sandwiches

Coca-Cola & ICEE Refresh Station

Coca-Cola | ICEE Drinks

SURFENBURG

Tube Slides

Dragon Blaster

Two riders are propelled up and down on two different slides using Schlitterbahn’s patented “Master Blaster” technology that they use to propel you uphill with jets of water. The Dragon Blaster is rated as Aggressive and you will drop 20 feet before you race through tunnels, twists, turns, and dips. You must no heavier than 250lbs each and be at least 42” tall to ride.

Thunder Tub

Up to three people can spin down a series of exciting drops and end with a big splash in the shallow pool below. Riders must have a combined weight of no more that 400lbs and at least 42” tall to ride unaccompanied. Riders can be between 30” and 42” if accompanied.

Wolfpack

Up to three people can ride through twists and turns down this fast-flowing family-friendly water adventure, ending in with a splash in the shallow pool below. Riders must have a combined weight of no more that 500lbs and at least 42” tall to ride unaccompanied. Riders can be between 30” and 42” if accompanied.

Kristal River

A truly lazy river winding around the entire Surfenburg Area. Sit back and relax as you float through calm waters and easy currents while you relax and soak up the sun. You can also get to any other part of the park since the Kristal River also ties into the Transportainment River System, taking you anywhere in the park. You must be at 42” tall to ride unaccompanied, and can ride with an adult if you are under 42” tall.

SURFENBURG Dining

Surf Bar

Frozen Drinks | Bottled Drinks | Cold Beer | Snacks

Dippin Dots

Beads of Cryogenically frozen ice cream, sherbet, yogurt, and flavored ice.  Featuring Exclusive Schlitterbahn-Only Flavors. A Schlitterbahn Classic Treat!

B&B Barbecue Haus

Slow Smoked Brisket | Pulled Pork Sausage | Stuffed Turkey Leg

More Park Amenities

Beachside Relaxation

Relax on Krystal beach while you watch the soothing waters go by on the Krystal River. The beach is a man-made beach area (not made of sand) where visitors can relax and soak up the sun.

Private Cabanas

Get the most out of relaxation with one of Schlitterbahn’s Private Cabanas. Each Cabana includes a personal host, a private shaded area, personal safe, bottled water, table and chairs, and a 10% discount on select in-park food, beverage, and merchandise.

PLEASE NOTE: Your cabana is reserved only on the day you select during the reservation process. Please verify the reservation date prior to completing your transaction.

*Cabana rental does not include waterpark admission.

Wave Pool

Play in the waves of Shipwreck Harbor Wave Lagoon where visitors can enjoy the feeling of being in the ocean and play in the three-foot ocean-like waves as they push you to shore. This wave-action pool is always a blast.

Kiddie Areas

Schlitterbahn Galveston Island also has several areas specifically designed for younger children, including the Tiki Tikes Kid’s Area, Treasure island Kid’s Area, Shipwreck Harbor Kids Area, Wasserfest Kid’s Area, and Torrent Beach Kid’s Area.

*Operating schedule, prices, and attraction availability are subject to change without notice.

Hours of operation

Side note: The schedule listed above applies during the summer season, for more specific hours of operation visit Schlitterbahn Galveston Schedule.

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