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Venture River Family Water Park

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Address: 280 Park Ave, Open Daily, Eddyville, KY 42038-8287
Phone Number:
+1 270-338-7999
11:00 - 18:00
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Sun 11:00 - 18:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 18:00

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Good Minus The Wave Pool

This park has the weakest wave pool we'd ever seen. Other than that it's a good water park. We'll probably go back.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 September 2016
Clarksville, Tennessee
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Clarksville, Tennessee
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

This park has the weakest wave pool we'd ever seen. Other than that it's a good water park. We'll probably go back.

Thank UPSGregg
Eddyville, Kentucky
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18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Nice for kids almost nothing for adults. Park was clean and staff friendly. Price is mid to upper range for what they offer. But it is the best water park for a hundred miles in any direction.

Thank pooky1a
Troy, Tennessee
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

We had a good time at the water park it was hot but the water was worth it all the rides was fun to be on and we will visit the park again soon.

Thank mrsbasham85
Las Vegas, Nevada
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134 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Found this park while trying to entertain the grandkids....the admission was reasonable (military discount...yes). Park was clean, no lines and staff was wonderful. Food prices were reasonable as well....no highway robbery! If in the area...take the family...enough said

Thank lindakerr8
Columbia, Missouri, United States
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55 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

With a recent trip to Six Flags water park I had some reservations about this water park. However I was pleasantly surprised! We went on a Monday and there were tons of chairs in the shade & lines were very short. My kids ages 3-8 spent 5 hours there and were busy the whole time. Food was very reasonable. There... More 

Thank Erin E
Fort Campbell, Kentucky
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208 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

we took our family here and we were surprised that there was not enough shade... the slides were cool and wave pool was awesome but not enough shade. we had to get shade in the smoking area. but o well. my teenager loved the place and so did my 4 year old. since we also have twins it was hard... More 

Thank Snv C
Lisle, Illinois
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

While visiting Lake Barkley in July we needed a cool place to take kids other than the Lake. We found this park online and were not disappointed with it. The admission was very reasonable (they offer discounts for following them on Instagram a few days a week). The park was very clean and we never had to wait in line... More 

Thank Keidra J
Lexington, Kentucky
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

My husband grew up near Venture River and went a lot as a kid, he wanted to share the experience with me and our kids so we went. The ticket prices are reasonable. It was $25 for anyone over 54" and $19 for under 54". They offer cabana rentals and although the two chair cabanas were all rented out for... More 

Thank Ronswifeyky
Benton, Kentucky
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

Nice employees, love the wave pool and lazy river. My kids and I have come here for ten years, and they love the slides. Private cabanas available for rent. Entrance fee is a little high, but if you stay the entire day, it is worth it. Food is pricey as with any attraction, but you can get a stamp to... More 

Thank amylepore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

I've gone to this park several times over 15 years and they have only added 2 new things in that time. It's a bit expensive for a family of 6 and you have to take your tubes up and the 4 people tubes get a bit heavy going up a couple flights of stairs. We will probably stick with Santa... More 

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