• Visit all five water parks located in state parks!

    General Information:

    • All 5 water parks open May 24, 2019.
    • You must be at least 48" tall (45" for WhoaZone) to use the equipment.
    • If arriving by vehicle, a Recreation Passport is required for park entry.
    • Ticket, reservation info and additional amenities can be found on each park's website.


  • Please visit the individual website for each park for full rules, ticket prices and hours of operation:

  • kids playing at the jump island water park Jump Island - Brighton Recreation Area

    This water obstacle course is situated on Bishop Lake and offers the ultimate inflatable water park experience. It features an inflatable iceberg, inflatable slides, runways and more that give you the ability to balance, walk, run or slide on water.

  • kids jumping on the water equipment at warrior island Water Warrior Island - Van Riper State Park

    Located in the Upper Peninsula on Lake Michigamme in Van Riper State Park, this floating playground includes 20-foot water slides, rock climbing walls, trampolines, floating walkways and a ninja-warrior-like obstacle course.

  • kids jumping on the water park at WhoaZone in Holly Recreation Area WhoaZone at Heron Beach - Holly Recreation Area

    This course offers four different routes with four different challenge levels – from easy up to challenging. Visitors can climb, jump, crawl and slide on the gigantic springboard, semi-circle step, the wiggle bridge, half-pipe and more. A special water play area is available for kids at least 4 years between 39"-59".

  • Water Warrior Island Bald Mountain Recreation Area Water Warrior Island - Bald Mountain Rec Area

    Have fun in the sun in Oakland County. Unleash your inner warrior and attack this ninja warrior course, defeat the 20-foot wall, conquer the 25-foot slide and swing and blast yourself into the air. The course will challenge your abilities to climb, jump, balance and grip and test your strength.

  • Inflatable water park Jump Island - Wilson State Park

    Located on Budd Lake, this water course features an inflatable iceberg, inflatable slides, runways and more. You can balance, walk, run or slide right on the water. There’s nothing like it around!


  • a map showing the locations of the water parks

  • Recreation Passport Logo

    A Recreation Passport is required for entry into most state parks, recreation areas, state forest campgrounds, boating access sites and state trailheads.