NRH2O
NRH20
Location 9001 Boulevard 26 North Richland Hills, Texas, United States
Coordinates 32°51?02?N 97°11?37?W / 32.850577°N 97.193749°W / 32.850577; -97.193749Coordinates: 32°51?02?N 97°11?37?W / 32.850577°N 97.193749°W / 32.850577; -97.193749
Owner City Of North Richland Hills, Texas
Opened 1995
Previous names North Richland Hills Water Park
Operating season May through September
Rides
Total 13
Water rides 13
Website http://www.nrh20.com/

NRH20 is water park located in North Richland Hills, Texas, a suburb of the Dallas metro area. It is owned by the city of North Richland Hills, and acts as the city's public swimming facility. The park features 8 water slides, a kiddie area, a large wave pool, a large lagoon-like play area, and a lazy river. The park is opened at varying hours from May to September. Since NRH2O opened, it has consistently ranked amongst the top water parks in the nation.

Water slides

  • Tube slides
  • Purplepalooza

Purplepalooza is an enclosed, tubular, double rider slide located on the same platform as the Double-Dipper

  • Double-Dipper

The Double-Dipper is an open slide that is ridden on an inner tube

  • The Green Extreme

The Green Extreme is a water coaster in which the tubes are thrusted forward by water jets. It is considered the park's signature ride and usually has the longest lines. It is 7 stories tall, and 1,161 feet long. Guests must be 42 inches or taller to ride. The Green Extreme is also considered the World's Largest Uphill Water Coaster.

  • The Viper

The Viper is the newest water slide at the park and is an enclosed and open slide that ends in a bowl.

  • Body slides
  • Great White

Great White - is an open slide that is a calm, gentle ride

  • Black Falls

Black Falls is an enclosed black slide

  • Blue Twister

Blue Twister is an enclosed blue slide that twists and turns

  • Accelerator

Accelerator is a four lane racing slide in which guests ride on mats. It is 3 stories tall

  • Other water rides
  • Beachside Bay

Beachside Bay is a pool that features a tropical theme with a sandy beach, volleyball net, and artificial water falls.

  • NRH2Ocean

NRH2Ocean is the parks wave pool. On Friday nights during the summer the NRH20cean features "Dive-In Movies" during which a pre-selected film is shown on a screen at the pool.

  • The Endless River

The Endless River is the park's lazy river

  • Tadpole Swimming Hole

Tadpole Swimming Hole are small pools and play areas meant for children.

  • Frogstein's Splashatory

Frogstein's Splashatory is a 5 level play area meant for all ages. It features 6 small water slides, and a bucket that tips water over on guests from the top periodically.

References


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