Guide to Splash Pads, Pools & Lakes in the OKC Metro




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Looking for places to cool down this summer?  We are pleased to provide our readers with a guide to water fun at popular splash pads, public pools and lakes around the metro—and beyond! Check out our readers' top 10 best place for water fun, our guide to swimming lessons in the metro.

Today’s forecast not looking favorable for fun in the sun or want to skip the sunscreen entirely? Check our list of indoor pools so you can enjoy water fun no matter the weather.  

[Editor's Note: This is a working list last updated March 6, 2018, so please check back often for additions and updates.  Know of a great place that is not included here? Send us an email and we'll include it!]

 

Local Splash Pads and Spray Parks: (Most are open from Memorial to Labor Day.)


Choctaw

Alexis Clark Water Park

NE 10th and Indian Meridian Avenue, Choctaw - 390-8200

Located at the eastern edge of Bouse Park, this FREE spray park has refilling water buckets, spray fountains and a water rainbow.

Barrel Springs Splash Pad

cor­ner of Main Street and Gilbert, Choctaw

NOTE: As of 6/7/18, there is a note on the city's website that says this one is undergoing repairs. Features various fountains that spray from the ground and covered picnic tables.


Edmond

Barnett Field Splash Pad

Kelley & 1st St, Edmond

Features spray, dump and walk-thru fountains.


Oklahoma City

Children’s Zoo Water Stream at the Oklahoma City Zoo

2101 NE 50th St, OKC - 424-3344

A natural splash space for children complete with a waterfall, Chilean flamingos frolicking nearby and a koi fish pond.

Frontier City's Wild West Water Works

11501 N I-35 Service Road, OKC - 478-2140

The largest water activity structure in Oklahoma with over 198 ways to get wet, eight colorful slides, a 1,000 gallon tipping bucket, spacious lounging deck, changing facilities, showers and more.

Myriad Gardens Thunder Fountain & Seasonal Plaza

301 W. Reno, OKC – 445-7080

Thunder Fountain near the Children’s Garden is a unique water structure that combines water play with sound and lighting effects. Seasonal Plaza next to the restaurant area features spray fountains and a reflection pools kids can splash in. NOTE: Disposable swim pants are required while in water areas. Water features’ season is May through September.

OKC Parks & Recreation Spraygrounds

  • Douglass Park, 901 Frederick Douglass Ave
  • EB Jeffrey Park, 4432 NW 16
  • Harvest Hills Park, 8235 NW 104th
  • Lippert Park, 550 S Shartel Ave
  • Macklanburg Park, 11700 N Stratford
  • McCracken Park, 425 SE 64
  • McKinley Park, 1300 N McKinley
  • Melrose Park, NW 5th and Council
  • Memorial Park, 3600 N Classen
  • Minnis Lakeview Park, 12518 NE 36th
  • North Highland Park, 301 NW 81st
  • Reed Park, 1217 N May
  • Schilling Park, 537 SE 25
  • Sellers Park, SW 82nd and Villa
  • Taylor Park, 1113 SW 70
  • Youngs Park, SW 44 & Young

Open daily 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Wiley Post Park Sprayground

2021 S Robinson, OKC

Pirate-themed FREE splash ground with views of the Oklahoma River and trails. Open daily 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.


Midwest City

Lions Park Splash Pad

2201 S Midwest Blvd, Midwest City

Features spray jets, fountains and more. Open 10 a.m. - Dusk, Memorial Day - Labor Day


Moore

Little River Park Splash Pad

801 SW 10th St, Moore

Features slides, spray jets, dump buckets and more. Playground, shaded picnic tables and restrooms nearby.

Apple Valley Park Splash Pad - closed for reconstruction

4401 Melrose Dr, Moore

Features a splash pad, playground and restroom.

Parmele Park Splash Pad

1308 N Janeway Ave, Moore

Features a jungle theme water play area, picnic tables, playground, restrooms and walking path.

Fairmoore Park Splash Pad - NEW in 2018

Features a rocket ship theme water play area, picnic tables, playground, restrooms and walking path.


Norman

The Splash Pad at Colonial Estate Park

1641 E Lindsey Ave, Norman – 366-5472

Features a water play area and shaded seating tables. No restrooms available on site.

The Splash Pad at Andrews Park

201 W Daws, Norman – 366-5472

This FREE splash park offers sprinklers, buckets of water and a water rainbow. 


The Village

Duffner Park

2731 Winston Rd, The Village

Features a Love's dump bucket, spray fountains and more.


Yukon

Sunrise Park Splashpad

550 S Yukon Parkway

Features water cannons, buckets, ground geysers and more.

On the next page, find a comprehensive list of pools and lakes in the OKC metro.

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