3 Reasons to Go to Dollywood’s Splash Country This Summer

May 23, 2019
yellow inner tube in a swimming pool

If you and your family haven’t been to Dollywood’s Splash Country on your summer vacation yet, then you definitely want to this year! Both kids and adults have a great time at this water park since there’s a ton of rides and good food. Plus, we’ll give you some tips for while you’re there. Check out these 3 reasons to go to Dollywood’s Splash Country this summer:

1. Cool Off While It’s Hot

boy riding an inner tube on a water rideIn East Tennessee during summer, the temperature can reach the high 90s, making it really hot. What better way is there to beat the heat than going to a water park? Whether you’re on a slide, in the wave pool, or in the lazy river, the water at Dollywood’s Splash Country will keep you and your family cool all day! Love to tan but want to cool off? We have a large pool you can sit next to and take a dip in if water rides aren’t your thing. Little kids will love to splash around in the kiddie pools to stay cool. There’s plenty of ways to beat the heat of the summer at Dollywood’s Splash Country!

2. Variety of Rides

You’ll love how many rides and attractions there are at Dollywood’s Splash Country. Toddlers and small children love Bear Mountain Fire Tower and Little Creek Falls. The whole family will enjoy the Cascades and the Downbound Float Trip. If your family loves thrills, ride together on Big Bear Plunge or Raging River Rapids. RiverRush is the only watercoaster in Tennessee, and you guys will love it! Take a ride on Wild River Falls or the Mountain Scream for a ton of fun. For the fastest and tallest slide at Dollywood’s Splash Country, go on Fire Tower Falls! Everyone will find a ride they will enjoy and want to ride all day!

3. Great Places to Eat

corndogs with mustardStaying at Dollywood’s Splash Country all day? Your kids will probably be begging for a snack or a meal at some point during the day. Campsite grill has all the favorites: burgers, chicken tenders, pizza, and kids meals. Dogs N Taters has hot dogs, corn dogs, and french fries. Trailhead Tacos has all the stuff for tacos and nachos you could want. If snacks are what you’re looking for, you’ll find plenty throughout the park! Grab chocolate-covered bananas, pastries, or ice cream at any of the snack shacks!

Tips From Us

We want you to be as prepared as possible for your trip to Dollywood’s Splash Country! By following our tips, your day will be even better!

  • Rent a Locker – Where is all your stuff going to go? You don’t want it just sitting out in the open. Rent a regular or family locker to protect your personal items.
  • Wear a Rash Guard – Not only will wearing a rash guard protect you from UV light, it also protects you from getting scratches on the slides!
  • Wear Water Shoes – The ground during the summer can get really hot and burn your feet. Bring shoes that can get wet to protect your feet!

Now you’re prepared for your Dollywood’s Splash Country day! Book a room with us to start planning your vacation now!