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The Great Escape and Splashwater Kingdom

89 Six Flags Dr, Queensbury, NY 12804-6215
+1 518-792-3500
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Worst value in an amusement park.

This place is a joke. We are visiting today and a lot of the kids rides are closed, this defeats... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jason B
via mobile
A Great Fusion of Old Time Historic Park and Modern Thrill Rides

The Great Escape used to be Storytown in the old days and Six Flags has done a wonderful job of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Exeter, New Hampshire
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Opening weekend, May 13 & 14! The Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom has over 135 rides, shows & attractions, including a full outdoor water park. Featuring thrilling rides like Comet and the all-new Extreme Supernova as well as two children's areas - there is something for everyone!
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good27%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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89 Six Flags Dr, Queensbury, NY 12804-6215
+1 518-792-3500
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is a joke. We are visiting today and a lot of the kids rides are closed, this defeats the purpose of coming for the rides. This place need some serious TLC. The food was the worst part, it was absolutely disgusting and very...More

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Great Escape used to be Storytown in the old days and Six Flags has done a wonderful job of keeping the best parts of that historic old park while updating it with state of the art thrills. The park is still very quaint and...More

Thank StevefromExeter
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My expectations were low already as I realize it is small park. However, I did expect the rides to be open! Canyon Blaster, Rewind, swings, train, to name a few, were ALL closed. Food service places are terrible, and cost $91 for 5 people to...More

1  Thank mommekbsn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This Six Flags is unique and very different from the Six Flags in NJ. It's cute and more child friendly for little ones than the Six Flags I am used to. I understand it wasn't always a Six Flags so it kept the charm from...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brought the family and friends for a day at the theme park six flag great escape sunny day afterwards to the indoor water park couldn't ask for more.

Thank venomnyc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A good place to spend a weekend with kids and family, we came for a family weekend and they have so much fun, although the weather did not help much they still enjoy it

Thank guisela b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was there Memorial Day weekend.. with family who also had season passes.. I had a season pass from last year at "Six Flags great adventure " In New Jersey and was told if I had my pass number from last year, I could go online...More

3  Thank EileenS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Some lines can be long. That is when we just jump to something else! The park is very clean. There is always someone close by if you need anything.

Thank dannybklynheaney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As the title says this is a small theme park. If it wasn't in a destination area I can't see how it would be a Six Flags and stay open. Thank God I'm a Gold Season Pass member with Gold dinning pass. So, everything was...More

Thank aaron o
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place isn't big when compared to some of the other Six Flags parks but make no mistake, it does't compromise on the fun and thrills to be had. There are a wide variety of rides. Everything from full scale looping coasters to gentle kiddie...More

Thank Clarke K
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Stephanie C
What is the admission price for blind handicapped person that can not ride rides? She wants to go to feel part of the fun. And do you have wheelchairs to rent if needed and how much?
6 June 2016|
Response from Happyinhamp | Reviewed this property |
This is a question for the resort. I can't answer for them
Can you use past season drink bottles and still get the 99c refills?
2 June 2016|
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Response from Dave L | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure that you are not able to do this. I really don't think 6-Flags would want to sell "life time refills"!!!
Can anyone tell me the current price of the daredevil dive attraction? Thank you
24 August 2015|
Response from tonyb6118 | Reviewed this property |
If your a season pass holder its 1/2 price but the normal price is $18 for a single and $44 for a double person ride