Ultimate Guide to Summer Family Fun

Summer family fun in Indiana's Cool North bursts with excitement. Families can splash in lake waters, explore sandy beaches, and hike through scenic trails. Museums, farms and waterparks and splash pads add to the vibrant atmosphere. Whether kayaking, biking, or simply enjoying picnics in lush parks, unforgettable memories are made under the summer sun.

Ride the Kraken at Deep River Waterpark

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Deep River Waterpark in Crown Point offers thrilling aquatic adventures for all ages. With exhilarating slides, a relaxing lazy river, the KRAKEN 6-lane slide racer, and interactive play areas, it’s a splash-filled paradise. Families enjoy wave pools, ride the rapids, and bask in the sun, creating unforgettable memories in this vibrant, water-soaked wonderland. Fun flows freely all summer.

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  • 30 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 45 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 79 Minutes to Elkhart County

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