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Kalahari Sandusky

  • Attraction: Kalahari Resort
  • Location: Sandusky, Ohio; USA
  • Last Visit: April 9, 2010 (with a ride-by on June 6, 2013)

About Splashin' Safari:


Kalahari Resort in Sandusky, Ohio is the largest indoor water park in the United States with 12 water slides, a lazy river, a wave pool, a swim-up bar and more. Within its collection of attractions are some of the most thrilling indoor water slides in America, like the Zip Coaster conveyor-belt launched water coaster. Other slides like Tanzanian Twister and Swahili Swirl bowl slides, Zig-Zag-Zebra and Zimbabwe Zipper body slides, and Cheetah Race mat slides make up some of the very unique and very thrilling water slides to be found beneath the large roof.


The resort itself offers suites for people to spend multiple nights in, plus multiple restaurants, petting zoos, zip-lines, a ropes course and more. Also, just a few miles north, you can find the most thrilling amusement park in America, Cedar Point!

kalahari sandusky
Water Slides

  • Body Slides
    • Leopard's Lair (2)
    • Tanzanian Twister (Bowl)
    • Zig-Zag-Zebra
    • Zimbabwe Zipper
  • Inner Tube Slides
    • Elephant's Trunk
    • Wild Wildebeest
  • Mat Slides
    • Cheetah Race
  • Raft Slides
    • Rippling Rhino
    • Swahili Swirl (ProSlide Mammoth Bowl)
    • Victoria Falls
  • Water Coasters
    • Zip Coaster (2-seat inline raft)(Conveyor Belt)


Other Rides/Attractions

  • Flow Rider (2)
  • Lazy River
  • Wave Pool

Cheetah Race

  • Type: Mat Racer
  • Make: ProSlide
  • Model:

Elephant's Trunk (Blue) and Wild Wildebeest (Green)

  • Type: Inner-Tube Slide
  • Make: WhiteWater
  • Model: Inner-Tube

Leopard's Lair

  • Type: Body Slides (2)
  • Make: WhiteWater
  • Model:

Rippling Rhino

  • Type: Family Raft Slide
  • Make: ProSlide
  • Model:

Swahili Swirl

  • Type: Family Raft Slide
  • Make: ProSlide
  • Model:
  • Elements: Bowl

Tanzanian Twister

  • Type: Body Speed Slide
  • Make: ProSlide
  • Model: Sp
  • Elements: Bowl

Victoria Falls

  • Type: Family Raft Slide
  • Make: WhiteWater
  • Model: Family Raft Ride

Zig-Zag-Zebra (Red) and Zimbabwe Zipper (Purple)

  • Type: Body Slides
  • Make: WhiteWater

Zip Coaster

  • Type: 2-Person Inline Raft Water Coaster
  • Make: WhiteWater
  • Model: ZipCoaster
  • Elements: Conveyor belt launch and uphill sections