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Avalanche Bay Indoor Waterpark

1 Boyne Mountain Rd, Boyne Falls, MI 49713-9642
+1 231-549-7979
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Exciting place

My two daughters, 11 and 13, and I, stayed overnight at the Mountain Grand Lodge on Christmas Eve... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2016
Byron Center, Michigan
Inside fun in Michigan winter

Great time for kids off all ages. This indoor water park is even fun for the teens. There is a... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2015
via mobile
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Opens May 2005.
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“water slides” (28 reviews)
“lazy river” (34 reviews)
“avalanche bay” (60 reviews)
1 Boyne Mountain Rd, Boyne Falls, MI 49713-9642
+1 231-549-7979
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Reviewed 1 January 2016

My two daughters, 11 and 13, and I, stayed overnight at the Mountain Grand Lodge on Christmas Eve in order to experience Avalanche Bay for the first time. I am glad that we did!! Avalanche Bay claims to be Michigan's largest water park. I believe...More

Thank loomis50
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

Great time for kids off all ages. This indoor water park is even fun for the teens. There is a cool surf ride, a lazy river, a water slide race and a couple of other slides. If you don't plan to get into a suit,...More

Thank Sfoodie1
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Very nice and fun indoor waterpark with fun for all ages. Baby and toddler loved the kiddy pool area and kept them entertained all day. I enjoyed the slides and surfing.

Thank mmIllini
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

The water park was not as big as I expected. The boys had a good time but was bored after a few hours. We stayed in the clock tower and booked water park package. The price was reasonable booking as a package and would never...More

Thank Sugarfoots
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We visited Avalanche Bay in August 2015. Our family really enjoyed it. We spent part of 5 different days in the waterpark. There was lots for everyone to do. The lifeguarding staff are very attentive and seem to take their jobs seriously when they are...More

1  Thank Exj132
Reviewed 24 August 2015

This place was small but nice slides compared to some other indoor places. Also this place provided hours of fun for my 5 year old. He got to go on two of the "big kid" slides (with someone of course). Locker are only 25 cent...More

1  Thank Brandi T
Reviewed 19 August 2015

My kids declared that of the 5 total waterparks we have now visited in Michigan, this is now their favorite! We visited on a very hot summer day where it was cooler in the waterpark than it was outside. The lines weren't too long for...More

Thank cooperspeople
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

The staff was very present. They have a good amount of people working to make sure everyone is safe and following the rules. Not being a water person it was nice that there is a bar next door connected to the building. The temps in...More

Thank Daryl H
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Avalanche Bay is advertising itself in being biggest waterpark in Michigan! Even if that's true i thought it would be bigger than it is. If you ever visited Kalahari Waterpark i tell you that in comparison this one is about 30% smaller. Avalanche Bay is...More

3  Thank Lukasz R
Reviewed 6 August 2015

I had two different adventurers with me (one who loved the lazy river and the other loved all the rides)! Family Fun for everyone! Look at prices for the week, it would be worth it!

Thank PennFamily
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7 December 2016|
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Response from Ruth P | Reviewed this property |
we were not given a map of the property layout, so by trial and error found out how to get to waterpark without going outside. I was very disappointed in the rooms, especially for the cost. they were "decorated" but not very... More
10 March 2015|
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Response from Bethany B | Reviewed this property |
Getting ready to go back to Kalahari in a few days.Avalanche bay is not even close to being as amazing!But,the water fun they do offer is a happy medium.Lockerrooms are horrible though.Bring swim shoes and lots of... More

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