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Idlewild & SoakZone

Rt. 30 East, Ligonier, PA 15658
+1 724-238-3666
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First I will start off by stating that the bad reviews made me wonder if I made a bad choice by... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Bear Rocks, Pa
via mobile

This is inside of Idlewild Park. The kids loved it, they have slides and even a wave pool. If you... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
Ligonier ,PA
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  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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Rt. 30 East, Ligonier, PA 15658
+1 724-238-3666
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

First I will start off by stating that the bad reviews made me wonder if I made a bad choice by purchasing season passes for my family. But after opening day I can say that we are thrilled! I spent 5 summers working at this...More

1  Thank Chelleyio
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This is inside of Idlewild Park. The kids loved it, they have slides and even a wave pool. If you visit the park, this is included in the price. The parks is an amusement park geared more so for the very young to middle school...More

2  Thank brewlovers
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We packed a cooler of picnic foods and set it on a table at a pavilion near the rest rooms. We stayed till closing!

1  Thank Janice M
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

My husband grew up near Idlewild so he went many times as a child, but I'd never been there. We took our 2 girls, ages 2 & 5 to spend a day this summer. They loved Story Book Forest and seeing all they're favorite fairy...More

1  Thank Mandi G
Reviewed 21 December 2016

I use to always come here as a child and had great memories and rode all the rides a bunch of times. Now you come to this amusement park and half the rides are shut down. Very disappointed to see the park I once loved...More

2  Thank Kayla_M31
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Many rides were shut down including one of their water rides on a hot summer day. They set up a hose hooked to a fence beside the ride... The crooked house was shut down due to extreme heat inside. I was there the day an...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This is a charming park. If you visited as a child you'll recognize many parts but there's also lots that's new. It's well maintained, lots of trees for shade. There's no huge asphalt parking lot, you park among the trees and fields.

1  Thank Karen B
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Very disappointed. Hallaboo event on Oct 23, 2016. Only a few Story Book Forests venues gave out candy to the children. Few rides open. Very pricey admission of $37.99 per person including children, only children 2 and under are free.

Thank Ginny G
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We took our two-year old son on a road trip to the Pittsburgh area to visit the many Daniel Tiger/Mister Rogers-related attractions. Idlewild's new Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood trolley ride was one of the main things we knew we had to do while in the area....More

4  Thank Firefoot05
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

This was my family's second year getting the season pass. We went two more times than last year ( one pending with a planned trip to Halloboo) but I felt like we had more fun last year. My 5 and 3 year old daughters were...More

1  Thank Tk0021
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What besides Storybook Forest can an 18m old do here? She walked fine on her own, but I'm worried she can't ride kiddie rides by herself yet.
14 October 2016|
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Response from llizzi b | Reviewed this property |
it is perfect for a 1.5 yr old. ours walked the whole time because everything in storybook forest is their height! he rode a motorcycle merry go round by himself..and we all went in the ball pit. many things to be... More
Louise V
Why was Dizzy Lizy's close? It was a great and unique experience.
4 July 2016|
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Rico S
What time are you allowed to enter park to take thingsto your cabanna?? Is there a certain parking area for our cabanna at lazy river area?
3 July 2016|
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Response from Mike D | Reviewed this property |
The park officially opens at 10:30 A.M. There's no special parking for the cabanas. Park in lots B or C. It will be a little close. I would suggest using a wagon to carry your things to the cabana as it's a pretty good walk.