For the safety of our guests, safety restrictions are strictly enforced on all attractions.The Ride Manufacturers mandate height restrictions and they are enforced by Pennsylvania State Law.
Please read and follow the signs posted at each attraction.These signs provide guidelines and restrictions for the safety of you and other guests. Additional fun & safety information can be found at the bottom of this page.
Please read our Accessibility Guide >
*A Responsible Mature Person (RMP): meets all requirements of ride and is able to ensure that the child remains properly seated and follows all the rules of the ride.
**Ride Points Required: ride points are needed if you DO NOT have a wristband - use our Wally Cards. An appropriate wristband eliminates the need for ride points.
***Opening Time: based on our Normal Operating Hours starting on Saturday June 15, 2013. Rides open on a progressive basis, some at noon and the rest at 1pm. Operating Hours and Ride Opening Times vary Mid May thru Mid June.
Guests with Disabilities: Please visit the Park office for ride and access information.
Children must be able to walk on their own to ride Kiddie Rides.
Shirts are Required to ride amusement rides: No bathing suits or shirtless riders are allowed.
Line Jumping is cause for removal: Leaving line for any reason and attempting to return is considered line jumping.
Water World attractions require approved swimwear: Modest in design and gender appropriate.
Rider Safety Guidelines: Pennsylvania State laws regulate attraction’s acessibility. Restrictions are based on height and size requirements as well as health guidelines. Please follow these rules to ensure a safe experience for you and others. Observe the rider requirements posted at each ride. Please observe the ride in operation to decide if the ride is suitable for you or your family. Click here for list of height restrictions.
Rider Responsibility: Pennsylvania Law states that riders of amusement & waterpark attractions are responsible for obeying rules and acting responsibly. Click here for the PA Amusement Rider Safety and Liability Act.
Riders – Guests with Disabilities: Most attractions and facilities are accessible. In order to go on an attraction, you must be mentally alert, able to hold on as required without any assistance, and be able to enter and exit a vehicle without any help from Waldameer staff. Attractions have restrictions based on height and/or size as well as physical or medical conditions. Signs are posted at the entrance to each attraction that gives you guidelines about restrictions and safety. Casts are allowed on all rides as long as they do not hinder the rider's ability to hold on as required without any assistance. Water World does not allow hard/plaster type casts on any large slide attractions. Hard casts are allowed in the Cookie Pool, Tad Pool, Heated Relaxing Pool and Endless River. Please follow these rules to ensure a safe experience for you and others. Decide before your ride. Watch the ride in operation and read all warnings before you determine whether a particular ride is suitable for you.
Click here to read our Accessibility Guide.