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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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Fun fun fun!!!

Awesome park! Cool rides for variety of ages. Water park is clean and water temp is comfortable... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Smith2208
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south glens falls
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outdoor park and service horrible - Indoor water par is pretty good

This was the second time going and we will not be back. The lines to check in are ridiculous and... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2018
philvitruvius
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Short Hills, New Jersey
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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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“season pass” (88 reviews)
“favorite ride” (12 reviews)
“thrill seekers” (15 reviews)
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89 Six Flags Dr, Queensbury, NY 12804-6215
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+1 518-792-3500
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Awesome park! Cool rides for variety of ages. Water park is clean and water temp is comfortable. Great place for families. Good food choices.

Thank Smith2208
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

This was the second time going and we will not be back. The lines to check in are ridiculous and frustrating. There is no guidance and you cannot check in until 5:00 pm. Then you have to go back and wait in another line. The...More

Thank philvitruvius
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

The best experience for Halloween. Makeup and costumes are so real looking and they offer trick or treating till 5 for the little ones. They instruct that after 5 it mood of the park change and if you have young children you should consider if...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

I do love parks that are deep in the woods, especially in the fall when the trees start changing colors. This park use to be called Storytown and is over 50 years old. Lots of fantastic classic story time displays, paths, miniature building and mini-towns...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

For all ages, they have trick or treat for young ones and awesome place for teens and adults with scary stuff around the park. Great place.

Thank iangonzales13
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Fright festival offered 4 new attractions, 2 indoors and two outdoors. The skull manor and after math zombies revenge were the best located behind the picnik area. Skull manor was well dressed, decorated and laced with gore and blood and props through out. Same was...More

Thank Voyage_familial
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

First time to try The Great Escape this past weekend, as we frequent the one in NJ. 'went with friends, and our young kids had a blast! They were able to get on a lot of rides, no lines to minimal wait even though it...More

Thank F D
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

We've visited Great Escape for the first time and were really disappointed. We are roller coaster enthusiasts and found that two of their five coasters were closed both days. The only thing that "salvaged" the trip was the ride crew on the Comet, who seemed...More

Thank Hokiechip
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We visited Great Escape Lodge in 2016 and my grand children have asked if we can return this year . We went to the lodge for the Halloween activities and enjoy every minute from the room to the activities . The staff was over the...More

Thank Jerbear143
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

I worked at the Great Escape over 30 years ago while in HS. At that time, the park was kept spotless by the employees. Nothing less was acceptable. I was very disappointed in how run down and dirty the park was when we visited in...More

Thank Kathy G
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Stephanie C
6 June 2016|
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Response from Happyinhamp | Reviewed this property |
This is a question for the resort. I can't answer for them
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Jenn1283
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"!!!
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Sophie_12341369
24 August 2015|
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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
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