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ADDRESS & PHONE

2742 South 9th • Abilene, Texas 79605
(325) 676-6484

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CURRENT
HOURS OF OPERATION

Sunday - Monday
1:00pm - 7:00pm

Tuesday - Saturday
11:00am - 7:00pm

 

ADMISSION

Kids 2 & Under ........... Free!
Kids Under 48”........... $4.00
Kids 48” & Over ......... $6.00
Adults (18 & Older) ... $7.00

ADMISSION RULES

No outside food or beverages allowed.

Everyone entering Adventure Cove must pay admission.

Children 15 & older can enter the pool by themselves.

Children under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Only Coast Guard approved floating devices are allowed.

Maximum capacity of 504.


A pirate of the high seas, Adventure Pete was following a treasure map that took him deep into the Big Country. Here is where he discovered an oasis abundant in treasure. Pete, along with an assembly of close friends, quickly settled into a life of fun in the sun at Adventure Cove with the quest to share their treasure with the citizens of Abilene.

At Adventure Cove, families will get to enjoy a leisure pool with a zero-depth beach entry, a lazy river, a pair of water slides, a covered patio, and a new bathhouse. The facility has been designed with the future in mind, providing space to eventually add features and expand the lazy river.


Upcoming Events

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Dive-In Movie: July

Featuring Disney Pixar's Coco
Friday, July 27, Gates Open at 8pm
After Hours Admission: $4 Per Person

Fourth of July Celebration

Wednesday, July 4, 2018
7:30pm - 9:30pm
After Hours Admission: $4 Per Person

 

 








    • The City of Abilene prohibits the possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages inside any buildings, facilities, and park (Section 22-2). Violations could result in fines, penalties, and/or arrest.
    • City of Abilene buildings, facilities, and parks are “Smoke Free” areas (Ordinance #41-2014). Violations could result in fines, penalties, and/or arrest.
    • No diving or jumping in the water.
    • No food or beverages in any body of water.
    • No long breath holding allowed in the water.
    • Only Coast Guard approved floating devices. No outside inflatable devices of any kind.
    • No horseplay, running, throwing objects, riding on shoulders, or playing on ladders.
    • No standing, climbing, or jumping on play features.
    • No stacking, standing, or throwing tubes.
    • No tubes in Stingray Bay or the Vortex.
    • Children are not allowed to use the pool without adult supervision.
    • 15 and older can enter Adventure Cove by themselves. Children under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
    • Toddlers are required to wear swim diapers. Diapers must be changed in the restrooms. Regular diapers are not permitted.
    • No gum, sunflower seeds, tobacco.
    • No outside food and beverages allowed.
    • Individuals with a cold, open sore or cut, or infectious or communicable disease are restricted from entering Adventure Cove.
    • Please shower before entering the water or slides.
    • Swimmer must wear appropriate swim attire. No jeans or cutoffs in the water.
    • Guests with inappropriate swim attire may be asked to change or leave the facility.
    • No guest shall pollute the water in any manner; spitting, spouting of water and blowing the nose in any body of water or on the deck.
    • Guests engaging in “rough-housing” or acting in an unsafe or profane manner or in a manner not conducive to a family atmosphere will be required to leave immediately without refund.
    • Guests who are intoxicated or are under the influence of drugs are not permitted inside the park and Adventure Cove.
    • For the safety and protection of guests, the use of cameras, cell phones, tablets, video cameras and any digital photography equipment are prohibited in all bathroom/locker room areas.
    • Aquatic Staff are trained in First Aid. If you require assistance, please contact the closest Staff Member.
    • Guests that are prone to seizures or that have serious medical conditions must be accompanied at all times by an individual who is knowledgeable of their condition and responsible for their direct supervision.
    • If you suffer from a severe medical condition, please inform Guest Services upon your arrival so that staff can be made aware.
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    Have your next party at Adventure Cove!

    Pavilion Rentals ... $200

    • 2-hour blocks during normal business hours
    • Up to 30 complementary tickets

    After Hour Rentals ... $600

    • 2 Hours
    • Each additional hour $300
    • Includes up to 500 guests

     

    Make your reservations in person at 633 Walnut or online at abilenetx.gov/signup
    • Lockers are available on a first come, first serve basis. Guests must provide their own locks.
    • Forms of payment: Cash, Check, Mastercard, & Visa

 

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Big Blue  

Big Blue is a speedy body slide that will have your heart racing with loop to loop turns. 

    • Must be 48" or taller to ride slides.
    • Maximum rider weight is 300 pounds.
    • WARNING: Water depth is shallow.
    • Non-swimmers are not permitted.
    • All riders must ride feet first while lying on their back with arms crossed across their chest. Do not go down the slide head first. Do not sit up while riding the slide.
    • Riders must enter the slide in a sitting position and wait for instructions from the lifeguard stations at the slide starter tub.
    • Do not propel yourself into the ride.
    • Only one rider at a time. Absolutely no trains or chains of riders are permitted.
    • No running, standing, kneeling, rotating, tumbling, or stopping in the flume. Arms and hands must remain inside the flume at all times. Riders should remain in proper riding position until forward movement is terminated. At no time should the rider attempt to stand up while on the slide or prior to coming to a complete stop in the splash area.
    • No tubes, mats, or life jackets are permitted on the waterslide.
    • No combs or foreign objects are allowed in pockets and no jewelry can be worn while riding the slide. No cut off jeans or swim wear with exposed zippers, buckles, rivets, or metal ornamentation; only approved swim suits allowed.
    • The line should form on the deck with one rider on each landing and one rider in the starter tub. Wait until landing area is clear before entering.
    • Riders must be in good health. Elderly persons, those suffering from heart disease, high blood pressure, epilepsy, or persons using prescription medication should consult their physician before using this slide. Individuals with medical conditions including, but not limited to, pregnancy, heart, or back problems should not ride.
    • Do not use this slide while under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
    • No diving from the slide.
    • Leave the run out area promptly after entering.
    • For the safety of our employees and guests, Aquatic Staff are instructed to not assist with riders entering and exiting the slides unless for emergency/rescue situations.
    • No footwear, eyewear, life vests, casts, arm or leg braces, slings, prosthetics, colostomy bag, feeding tube, insulin pump, body piercings, or any other items that could cause injury riding a slide is not allowed.
    • Hearing devices may be damaged by water. Please take necessary precaution to protect these items.
    • Service animals are not allowed on the slides.

    WARNING: Failure to follow rules can result in serious injury

Green Monster  

The Green Monster is a fun-filled tube slide! Ride alone in a single tube, or grab a friend and tube down together.

    • Must be 48" or taller to ride slides.
    • Maximum operational loads:
      • Single Tube - 1 person, 300 pounds
      • Double Tube - 2 persons, 600 pounds
      • The heavier rider should sit behind the lighter rider.
    • WARNING: Water depth is 3 feet 6 inches
    • Non-swimmers are not permitted.
    • Tubes should be ridden in a seated position while leaning back, facing forward. Do not stand up or ride the tube on your stomach. Do not go down slide head first.
    • Riders must stay in tubes during the ride. If you accidentally fall from the tube, continue down the flume without it and exit normally.
    • Riders must enter the slide in a sitting position and wait for instructions from the lifeguard stations at the slide starter tub.
    • No running, standing, kneeling, rotating, tumbling, or stopping in the flume. Arms and hands must remain inside the flume at all times. Riders should remain in proper riding position until forward movement is terminated. At no time should the rider attempt to stand up while on the slide or prior to coming to a complete stop in the splash area.
    • Absolutely no trains or chains of riders are permitted.
    • No mats or life jackets are permitted on the waterslide.
    • No combs or foreign objects are allowed in pockets and no jewelry can be worn while riding the slide. No cut off jeans or swim wear with exposed zippers, buckles, rivets, or metal ornamentation; only approved swim suits allowed.
    • The line should form on the deck with one rider on each landing and one rider in the starter tub. Wait until landing area is clear before entering.
    • Riders must be in good health. Elderly persons, those suffering from heart disease, high blood pressure, epilepsy, or persons using prescription medication should consult their physician before using this slide. Individuals with medical conditions including, but not limited to, pregnancy, heart, or back problems should not ride.
    • Do not use this slide while under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
    • No diving from the slide.
    • Leave the plunge pool promptly after entering.
    • For the safety of our employees and guests, Aquatic Staff are instructed to not assist with riders entering and exiting the slides unless for emergency/rescue situations.
    • No footwear, eyewear, life vests, casts, arm or leg braces, slings, prosthetics, colostomy bag, feeding tube, insulin pump, body piercings, or any other items that could cause injury riding a slide is not allowed.
    • Hearing devices may be damaged by water. Please take necessary precaution to protect these items.
    • Service animals are not allowed on the slides.

    WARNING: Failure to follow rules can result in serious injury

Stingray Bay  

Stingray Bay is a zero-depth entry pool (just like a beach, but without the sand between your toes). Marina the Stingray loves to float and play in the pool, and you can too!

Lazy River  

The Lazy River has a slow-moving current to carry you along at a peaceful pace. Relax in a tube or float around on your own, just like Larry the Turtle prefers.

Castaway Cafe  

Castaway Cafe is your stop for drinks & treats! We have a variety of snacks, hot food, slushies, and ice cream to cool you off and fill you up. Don't miss our daily Cove Creations for combos & other surprising hot food options!


 

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