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2017 Season Passes are on sale now!
Mega Do-It-All Pass $150
Water Park Pass $130

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Open Soon for the Season

Opening soon for the 2017 season! See our calendar below for hours!

No outside beverages including beer and alcohol, permitted in park and parking lot.

New for 2017

Wednesday Movie Nights
6/21, 7/19, and 8/9, starting at 8 pm

Includes Swimming, Movie, Pizza, Popcorn and Pop. $15 per person, book all three by 5/31 for $35!

Saturday Adult Swim
7/8 & 8/19, 7:15 pm - 10:30 pm

It includes swimming, pizza and drink specials, $10 per person.
The swim up bar will be open for cocktails and BEER!

Zoo
Giraffe, zebra, camels, and 500 parakeets. Souvenir photos with your favorite animal. Exhibits are rotated throughout the summer. Feed available!
Waterpark
Whether sliding down Typhoon Rush, splashing in the Adventure Island Treehouse, or tubing through Coral Reef; there is guaranteed fun for the entire family.
Racing
Go-kart drivers will experience the rush of speed,adrenaline, and competition! The track Is 1/4 with curves, straightaways and a bridge.
Mini Golf
Our Lake Erie-themed course is complete with lighthouse, rocks, river, and a bridge that overlooks the bumper boat lake.

About

The Watering Hole is the only water park located in Ottawa County. We are family owned, locally operated, and dedicated to giving every guest the best possible experience.

We are approximately 45 minutes from Toledo, OH; 15 minutes from Sandusky, OH; 2 hours from Detroit, MI; and just minutes from Cedar Point.

It is our goal to give every family a fun and affordable adventure starting with our Water Park and ending with the unique experience of feeding the many animals in our Petting Zoo. Kids and parents alike can enjoy a variety of activities for one low price!

About

One stop family adventure

Zoo

Just a little tease of things to come: giraffe, zebra, camels, and 500 parakeets! Souvenir photos with your favorite animal.  Our exhibits are rotated throughout the summer. Feed available to feed our giraffe and other exciting animals.  Starting construction in 2017: All new 30 acre zoo and aquarium complex. Sharks, Stingrays, Giraffe breeding complex, animals from around the world and much more!

Animal feed buckets are available for purchase to give you the chance to get up close and personal with our animals!

Bucket Prices are $5 - $10- $25 (Family Bucket)

Individual Zoo Pass $9

Kids 3-6 Years $7

Animals are subject to change without notice.

Zoo

Get up close and personal

Waterpark

Ready, Set, Splash! We have water fun for the whole family! Get ready to enjoy our Kid’s Tree House with 4 slides, the 3 story Slide Towers, Lazy River and heated pools! Suit up and cool down with an amazing water adventure!

Coral Reef River Ride- must be 40” to operate alone. Under 40” must wear an approved life jacket and ride with an adult.

Typhoon Rush Slide Tower- 42” to ride. 42”-48” must wear approved life jackets*.

*Life Jacket rental available at our surf shop

Lightning and Severe Thunderstorms: All rides will be closed during the severity of the storm and will start to reopen 30 minutes after the storm or last lightning passes. Please remember, it is not possible to specifically state which rides will be closed at a specific time because the varying degrees of inclement weather cause different effects on different rides.

Waterpark

Wet and wild fun!

Montego Bay Raceway

Get ready racers, rev your engines, and put the pedal to the metal! Go-kart drivers will experience the rush of speed,adrenaline, and competition! The track Is 1/4 with curves, straight-aways and a bridge.Drivers must be 54” tall to operate on their own. Guests under 54” tall may ride with a licensed driver. Minimum height is 32”.

Montego Bay Raceway open May-October weather permitting. Closes periodically for refueling.

Lightning and Severe Thunderstorms: All rides will be closed during the severity of the storm and will start to reopen 30 minutes after the storm or last lightning passes. Please remember, it is not possible to specifically state which rides will be closed at a specific time because the varying degrees of inclement weather cause different effects on different rides.

Montego Bay Raceway

Race your friends

Bumper Boats

Our Bumper Boat lake is just what you need. You’ll have tons of fun bumping into your friends and blasting them out of the water with your water blaster. Bumper boats are open May-October, weather permitting. Drivers must be 48” tall to operate their own boat. Guests under 48” tall may ride with a licensed driver. Minimum height is 32”.

Lightning and Severe Thunderstorms: All rides will be closed during the severity of the storm and will start to reopen 30 minutes after the storm or last lightning passes. Please remember, it is not possible to specifically state which rides will be closed at a specific time because the varying degrees of inclement weather cause different effects on different rides.

Bumper Boats

Complete with water blasters!

Gift Shop & Arcade

The sun a bit too much? Take a break in our air conditioned gift shop and arcade. We have a variety of souvenirs and games for all interests. From trying your hand at winning a prize to racing against your friend we have arcade games to keep you cool and entertained. Need a fun souvenir for the little ones? No problem! Whether you need a stuffed animal, toys, games, t-shirts, or hoodies; our gift shop has what you are looking for! Stop in and take a little of the Watering Hole home!

Gift Shop & Arcade

From racing games to DDR

Mini Golf

Castaway Island Mini Golf is a great way for the family to have a lot of fun in the sun! Our mini-golf course is perfect for kids of all ages to have friendly competition or just some quality family time. Hit the tee and see which member of your family can get a hole in one!

Lightning and Severe Thunderstorms: All rides will be closed during the severity of the storm and will start to reopen 30 minutes after the storm or last lightning passes. Please remember, it is not possible to specifically state which rides will be closed at a specific time because the varying degrees of inclement weather cause different effects on different rides.

Mini Golf

Hole in one fun!

Concessions

You can not bring outside food or drinks into the park, but we have you covered! Enjoy a variety of meals options, snacks, sweet treats and beverages at our concession stand!

Food: Pizza (by the slice or entire large 16"), Hamburgers (single and double), Hot Dogs, Chicken Strips, French Fries, Grilled Chicken Salad, Nachos, Deluxe Nachos, Funnel fries, Fresh Fruit, Kids Meals, and Adult Meals

Drink: Coke and Pepsi products, Bottled Water, Bug Juice, Energy Drinks

Dessert: Soft Serve Ice Cream in Chocolate, Vanilla, and Twist

Menu subject to change without notice.

Concessions

Chow down

Lockers and Cabanas Available for Rent

Need a little shade during your visit? Pre-book one of our cabanas!

Our Deluxe Cabana offers Cable TV, a couch, chairs, ceiling fan, and electrical outlets to charge your devices.

Deluxe Cabana rentals are $80 per day. Reservations and $20 deposit required.

Our Shade Cabanas offer guests a place to get out of the sun for a bit and not worry about finding a spot among other guests.

Shade Cabana rentals are $25 per day. Reservations and deposit required.

All cabanas are a maximum of 4 people…each additional person is $10. Limited Availability

Lockers and Cabanas Available for Rent

Swim-up Bar

The ultimate Adult Swim! Grown-ups 21 an older can enjoy our adults only swim up bar. Have arefreshing cocktail, relax in the sun, and let your stress float away.

Happy hour passes and special events coming soon!

Swim-up Bar

Enjoy a delicious cocktail or smoothie

Parties and Groups

Celebrate birthdays, reunions, employee outings and more at the Watering Hole!

We are happy to accommodate your group of 20 people or more! Let us customize your outing with food, attractions, and fun!

Call or email today for details! 419-732-6671 / wildacresranch@aol.com

All groups must be scheduled a minimum of 7 days in advance!

Parties and Groups

Surf Shop

Forgot your shades? Need sunscreen? Our Surf Shop has you covered. Located in the waterpark area, the surf shop has everything you need to enjoy your day! Purchase swim diapers, souvenirs, towels, t-shirts and more!

U.S. Coast Guard Approved Life Jacket rentals available here!

Don’t forget about our Big Squirt Water Toys available for purchase!

Surf Shop

Hours of Operation

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  Go Karts, Bumper Boats, Putt Putt 11-6
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Putt Putt opens May 1st, Go Kart and Bumper Boats open May 13th, Waterpark Opens May 26th. Watch for upcoming specials and Facebook promos.