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“water park”(75 reviews)
“gold striker”(45 reviews)
“amusement park”(54 reviews)
The new roller coaster, called Stealth, mimics flight and is one of the park's thriller rides.
Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA 95050
+1 408-988-1776
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I used to visit this park when I was a kid, so I was excited to bring my niece here for her first amusement park trip. We had a great time. She loved the roller coasters. We came on a weekend so some of the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

The attention to detail has improved dramatically from years past. The rides are great but the entertainment was incredible. Do not pass up on the shows! If you haven't been in a while - go! It is better than it has ever been.

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've held an annual pass to this park for a few years now. It's always been clean, with great crowd control, and good food. This summer I'm feeling less so. There are many places where construction and maintenance that normally would be done by Memorial...More

Thank tazzfromca
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I woke up in the morning. I was scared of roller coasters, but when I went down the patriot I loved them. Great place for the whole family. They also have water slides My favorite is the Demon.

1  Thank samurai1087
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very clean and well presented park. Some really good rides and one outstanding ride. The railblazer was a superb ride and one like I have never done before, the only let down was that it took us 3 hours in line time due to...More

Thank joep735
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

7 of us travelled to great America theme part to travel on the coasters The lead of our group lives in California and decided to look up the website ! We found that a gold pass would allow free parking and also discount on food...More

Thank Katrina D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

me and the 11 yo son. we love coasters. he isn't brave yet to ride the biggest and baddest but we do like our thrills. The Good: The newest Railblazer was a TON of fun we rode it 4 times. Longest lines Wooden Coasters -...More

Thank katmacrone
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I went here to check it out and ended up in the Lazy River for over an hour! We had so much fun at the water park and on the rollercoasters.

Thank Diane D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife found a few group coupon rates online which saved us a few hundred dollars. Those coupons were for ALL DAY BASKETS and REFILLABLE DRINKS. I would highly suggest you take advantage and do your research before you go here. Also, similar to Disney,...More

Thank SecretBeer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I haven’t been to this park since I was a junior in high school! I don’t remember when paramount left the park but the new addition of the water park was fun. Didn’t go on any of the rides but my daughter had a blast...More

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Mary B
6 August 2018|
Response from samurai1087 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately no they do not offer towels. I would recommend doing the water slides in the morning
1 August 2018|
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Response from joep735 | Reviewed this property |
Yes itd very easy, almost right in front of the main entrance. Sign posted as guest pick up. Joe
1 August 2018|
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Response from mkrvavica | Reviewed this property |
Of course.