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Wasaga 500 Go Karts

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Address: 152 River Rd W | Box 180, Wasaga Beach, Ontario L9Z 2X2, Canada
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+1 705-322-2594
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09:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 22:30
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Ride the Big Track! Newly Resurfaced for the 2016 season making a great...

Ride the Big Track! Newly Resurfaced for the 2016 season making a great ride even better! One Mile/1.6km High Banked Le Mans Style Track with 50 Fast Safe Karts. Reach GPS verified speeds of 26 MPH/42 KPH! You must be 10yrs old & 54" tall to drive alone, if not children (generally 2-3 yrs old minimum) can ride free of charge with paying adult (16 yrs old +) in our side by side two seater karts. Fully lite for exciting night racing! 9 Baseball/Softball Tru-Pitch Batting Cage with different speeds for different levels of play. These are the same pitching machines used by many MLB teams for smooth consistent pitching. Two separate 18 Hole Mini Putt courses which will test your skills but not too hard for the younger folk. Putt your way through our animated characters & structures children 4 yrs old n younger play absolutely free! Snack Bar on site cooking up delicious hot dogs & fries featuring soft serve ice cream. Open Daily 9:30-10:30 July & August call for off season hrs. Last day of season sept 5/2016 8pm close.

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Speed thrill seekers Wasaga 500 is the place for you

Wasaga 500 is a seasonal business that offers go-karting, batting cage and mini putt. The go-kart track is very fun. There are cars available where parents can drive with smaller... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 December 2016
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Wasaga Beach, Canada
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Wasaga Beach, Canada
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Wasaga 500 is a seasonal business that offers go-karting, batting cage and mini putt. The go-kart track is very fun. There are cars available where parents can drive with smaller children.

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Thank Joa P
Ontario
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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Sure, a couple of ten-year-olds passed me...several times...but I still had a blast! My husband I split the 12 laps for $50 cash deal. I thought that was reasonable. Didn't try the batting cage or mini-golf on THIS trip; maybe next time. A good, clean, fun time!

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Thank ImNotUrsula
Michael C, General Manager at Wasaga 500 Go Karts, responded to this review

Sounds like you had a great experience at Wasaga 500..........good to hear! Seriously how is go-karting not fun? Will pass your kind words on to the Wasaga 500 staff, it was a long hot busy summer but they stuck it out & got it done! We are now closed for the season open again Victoria Day Weekend 2017! Our two... More 

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18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Sooo much fun. Never dissapoints going to this track. We are repeat riders and it is great. Staff is great..cars are super and the track is fabulous. A definite must visit if your in the wasaga area.

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Thank Kathryn G
Vaughan, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

The track is dangerous, my child had a wipe out and the cheap helmet he was provided with went flying off. The people working there are rude and disgusting and will swear at you as well as your children if they assume that you did something wrong with the car, even if it was an accident. I will never go... More 

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Michael C, General Manager at Wasaga 500 Go Karts, responded to this review

Sounds like your go kart fantasy camp didn't work out very well. I spend an awful lot of my time here I do recall something about a helmet coming off. Did you speak with one of our managers concerning these issues? Most importantly everybody is ok with no injuries. It's unfortunate you did not have a good time but the... More 

Meaford, Canada
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47 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

This is a favourite activity for my son. It is very expensive, but I don't believe any more than other go carts and the corse is long and well-maintained. They take safety seriously, so adhere to the rules!

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Thank DV1000
Brampton, Canada
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237 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Even though we "summer" in Wasaga Beach, this was our first visit in the 15 years we have been up there. We had a blast go karting and playing mini-golf.

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Thank cdnviking
Rochester, New York
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23 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Family time... My seven year old was tall enough to drive his own, but age limit is 10... So he rode with me. He still had fun and so did I!!

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Wasaga Beach
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Fantastic exhilarating experience and just minutes away from the Beach. The price is on the steep side but in line with other offering in the area. We got the 7 laps and it was good enough, feeling very vibrated afterwards. Will do it again, at least a couple times this year!

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Thank RocMon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

My brothers and I went to a lot of go cart parks, but this was by far one of the bests ! The service was great, Track long and in great shape. Very nice people :) Especially the manager ;)

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Thank Roey T
Barrie, Ontario
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

I was a little unsure that my 5yr old girl would enjoy this. Well, she can't wait to go back! Paid $35 for 7 laps, that was plenty. There is a better deal of $50 for 12 laps. Kids under 9 ride free with an adult. On the dual carts there's a steering wheel for both "drivers" so your child... More 

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