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Zoombezi Bay, Powell

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Zoombezi Bay, a 22.7 acre water park operated by the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, is a summer destination designed for all age groups. The park’s attractions include the newly renovated SoundSurfer, the first waterslide in the country to incorporate light and audio effects, and Baboon Lagoon, an imaginative, multi-level play structure with a 1,000-gallon bucket dump. Zoombezi Bay also features 17 state-of-the-art water slides, wave and kiddie pools, action and lazy rivers, private cabanas, and more.

Admission to Zoombezi Bay includes the Columbus Zoo on the same day, and proceeds from the water park support the Zoo’s operation and mission. Please visit for more information.
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  • This is an excellent water park my family had a great time! The park is clean and has something for everyone! Highly recommended  more »
  • I have not been to Zoombezi Bay in a number of years. It was a really nice day. We got here a little before 11 on a beautiful Sunday and we were able to get a few chairs near shade. A tough find! We d...  more »
  • I love Zoombezi Bay. It's a blast for all ages. They have a huge play area for kids, a giant wave pool, lots of slides and group rides, and 2 lazy rivers - one that's for 21+. They also have lots of food options. Super fun and you'll definitely want to make a whole day of it.
  • Always a great place for a family trip! Also a great place for an adult getaway at the adult lazy river! Drink and float!

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