Hours: Mon. 11:00 am – 7:00 pm | Tues. 11:00 am – 7:00 pm | Wed. 11:00 am – 7:00 pm | Thurs. 11:00 am – 7:00 pm | Fri. 11:00 am – 7:00 pm | Sat. 11:00 am – 7:00 pm | Sun. 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
Owner hours are from 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM daily.
Welcome to Wild Bear Falls Water Park, where aquatic adventure meets family entertainment in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains! Nestled within the scenic beauty of Gatlinburg, Tennessee, this premier water park is a vibrant oasis of slides, pools, and splashes, making it the ultimate destination for families seeking thrilling water park experiences during their stay at Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort & Water Park.
Location and Accessibility: Wild Bear Falls Water Park is conveniently located adjacent to Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort & Water Park, providing guests with easy access to hours of water-filled excitement. Whether you’re a resort guest or a day visitor, Wild Bear Falls is just a splash away!
Indoor Comfort: One of the unique features of Wild Bear Falls is that it’s an indoor water park. This means you can enjoy water fun year-round, rain or shine. Don’t let weather concerns dampen your vacation spirits!
Wild Bear Falls Water Park | Attractions
Just like the sparkling waters of Ramsey Cascades in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Wild Bear Falls’ Ramsey Cascades interactive treehouse is a water wonderland that’ll thrill kids of all ages! Get ready for the 300-gallon bucket dumps, wild slides, and water spouts that let you take charge of the watery fun. It’s safe for everyone with a water depth of just 1 foot 6 inches.
Little Pigeon River
For the tiniest adventurers in the family, we’ve got the adorable Little Pigeon River. Imagine the giggles and grins as your little one explores the zero-depth splash pad. It’s a perfect spot for family fun that’ll leave everyone beaming.
Take a leisurely tube ride down the 900-foot lazy river and soak in the beauty of the water park. Whether you’re riding solo or with loved ones by your side, Cades Cove, with a water depth of 3 feet 6 inches, is a recommended adventure for the young and the young at heart.
Clingmans Dome, the highest point in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, offers breathtaking views. Our version of Clingman’s Dome is equally exhilarating! Glide down the 350-foot tube slide and finish with a splash at the bottom. The minimum height requirement is 48 inches.
Hold onto your hats for a ride down Laurel Falls! This 300-foot enclosed slide twists and turns, promising a wild and thrilling adventure. Riders must be at least 48 inches tall to embark on this exciting journey.
Relax and rejuvenate at Moonshine Hollow’s indoor/outdoor sauna. Let the soothing jets wash away your stress as you bask in 3 feet 6 inches of pure relaxation.
Grotto Falls invites guests of all ages to immerse themselves in its warm depths. This hot tub experience is a haven of relaxation. Sink into 42 inches of pure aquatic bliss.
The Swimming Hole
Get ready for non-stop family fun at The Swimming Hole! Whether you’re doing laps for a workout, engaging in a spirited game of basketball, or just splashing around, the water depth of 3 feet 6 inches to 4 feet 6 inches promises endless joy for everyone.
Kids’ Cove: Designed with younger guests in mind, Kids’ Cove offers pint-sized slides, splash zones, and gentle water play areas. It’s the perfect spot for your little ones to enjoy a safe and fun water experience.
Wave Pool: Dive into the action at the wave pool, where you can ride the swells or simply relax in the shallow areas while the waves roll by. It’s a family favorite!
Relaxation Areas: Wild Bear Falls offers comfortable lounge chairs and cabanas where parents can relax while keeping an eye on their little water enthusiasts.
Wild Bear Falls Water Park: Amenities for Families
Life Jackets: Wild Bear Falls provides complimentary life jackets to ensure the safety of all guests, especially children who may be less confident in the water.
Convenient Dining: Enjoy a variety of dining options right at the park, from quick snacks to hearty meals. Refuel without leaving the water park excitement.
Private Cabana Rentals: For a truly relaxing experience, consider renting a private cabana. These cabanas offer shade, comfortable seating, and dedicated service, creating a secluded oasis within the park.
Lockers and Changing Areas: Keep your belongings secure in on-site lockers and utilize well-maintained changing areas and restrooms for added convenience.
Roaring Snack Bar: Fueling Your Wild Bear Falls Water Park Adventure
No water park adventure is complete without refueling with some delicious treats, and that’s where the Roaring Snack Bar comes in to save the day! Located conveniently within Wild Bear Falls Water Park, it’s your one-stop destination for satisfying your cravings and quenching your thirst. Here’s what you can expect:
A Menu Bursting with Flavor: The Roaring Snack Bar offers a mouthwatering selection of snacks and refreshments that cater to every member of the family. From classic soft pretzels to juicy burgers and hot dogs, there’s something to satisfy every palate. Don’t miss out on the assortment of fresh salads and lighter fare for those looking for a healthier option.
Cooling Off with Refreshments: After all the water park excitement, you’ll definitely want to stay hydrated. The Roaring Snack Bar serves up an array of refreshing beverages, including sodas, slushies, and ice-cold water. It’s the perfect way to cool down and recharge for more fun.
Sweet Treats Galore: Indulge your sweet tooth with a tempting array of desserts. From ice cream sundaes to cotton candy and more, there’s no shortage of sugary delights to delight kids of all ages. And for those seeking a sugar-free option, there are plenty of fruit choices too.
Convenient Poolside Dining: The Roaring Snack Bar is strategically located, so you don’t have to venture far from the water attractions. You can enjoy your meal while keeping an eye on the family as they splash and play. It’s all about convenience and maximizing your fun time.
Friendly Staff: The staff at the Roaring Snack Bar are dedicated to making your dining experience enjoyable and hassle-free. They’re ready to serve you with a smile, ensuring that your visit is as delightful as the water park adventure itself.
Whether you’re grabbing a quick snack between slides or settling in for a satisfying meal, the Roaring Snack Bar is your go-to spot for all your water park food cravings. So, take a break from the action, refuel, and get ready to dive back into the excitement at Wild Bear Falls Water Park!
Getting the Most Out of Your Wild Bear Falls Visit
Arrival Tips: To make the most of your day, arrive early to secure prime seating and avoid the crowds. Don’t forget sunscreen, swimwear, and any water accessories you may need.
Plan Ahead: Review the park map and attractions in advance. This will help you prioritize the must-see attractions and ensure you don’t miss out on any thrills.
Height and Age Requirements: Be aware of height and age requirements for specific attractions to ensure the safety and enjoyment of all family members.
Gatlinburg Water Park Vacation Packages
Make the most of your Wild Bear Falls adventure by considering vacation packages that include water park access. When you book a stay at Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort & Water Park, you can often take advantage of special offers and deals that bundle your accommodations with water park passes, saving you both time and money on your family vacation.
Whether you’re seeking adrenaline-pumping slides, kid-friendly water play, or just a relaxing day by the pool, Wild Bear Falls Water Park promises an unforgettable aquatic experience for families. So, pack your swimsuits and come join us for a day of splashes, smiles, and lasting memories in the Smoky Mountains
1. Is Wild Bear Falls Water Park open year-round?
Yes, Wild Bear Falls Water Park is an indoor water park and is open year-round, providing water fun regardless of the season or weather.
2. Are there age or height restrictions for the water park attractions?
Yes, some attractions have height or age requirements to ensure the safety of all guests. You can find detailed information about these restrictions at the park’s entrance and on their website.
3. Can I bring outside food and drinks to Wild Bear Falls Water Park?
Outside food and beverages are not allowed in the water park. However, the park offers a variety of dining options to satisfy your hunger.
4. Do I need to bring my own towels or rent them at the park?
Wild Bear Falls Water Park provides complimentary towels for guests, so you don’t need to worry about bringing your own or renting them.
5. Are life jackets available for children and non-swimmers?
Yes, the water park offers complimentary life jackets for guests, especially children and non-swimmers, to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience.
6. Can I rent a private cabana at Wild Bear Falls Water Park?
Yes, you can enhance your visit by renting a private cabana, providing a comfortable and shaded space for your family to relax.
7. Are there locker rentals available for securing personal belongings?
Yes, the water park offers locker rentals to keep your belongings secure while you enjoy the attractions and slides.
8. Can I purchase tickets for Wild Bear Falls Water Park separately, or are they included in resort packages?
You have the option to purchase tickets separately for the water park or take advantage of resort packages that may include water park access. Be sure to check for available deals and promotions.
9. What should I bring with me for a day at Wild Bear Falls Water Park?
Essentials include swimwear, sunscreen, appropriate footwear, and any personal items you may need. Don’t forget to pack a sense of adventure and a smile!
10. Is Wild Bear Falls Water Park suitable for visitors of all ages, including young children and seniors?
Absolutely! Wild Bear Falls offers attractions and areas suitable for guests of all ages, making it a fantastic destination for families, seniors, and everyone in between