This warmer weather has us craving beach days more than ever. If you need a little boost getting through the tail-end of winter, how about a trip to one of New England’s biggest and best water parks, Great Wolf Lodge in Fitchburg, MA!?
USA Today’s most recent roundup of the best indoor waterparks in America included Great Wolf Lodge at the number 7 spot. A panel of travel experts selected the first 20 contenders, which were then further narrowed down by a popular vote of USA Today readers.
The publication wrote “Great Wolf Resorts (formerly known as Great Wolf Lodge) is a chain of eighteen indoor water park resorts located in the United States and Canada. The resorts’ water parks include indoor and seasonal outdoor activities such as tube rides, wave pools, water slides, hot tubs, and surfing simulators.”
Great Wolf Lodge will open its second New England by 2025 in Mashantucket, CT. It will be the third largest of all their resorts. The number 1 indoor waterpark according to USA Today is Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark in Tannersville, Pennsylvania.
About Great Lodge Resort in Fitchburg MA
The massive indoor water park is just one hour west of Boston and boasts over 13 indoor water park attractions such as a running “Cooked Creek,” River Canyon Run, a massive “Alberta Falls” waterslide, miniature “Whooping Hollow” slides, a Howling Tornado, and so much more! The whole family is sure to have a splashing time at Great Wolf Lodge.
On top of all the water fun, there’s a plethora of other dry activities to enjoy onsite like MagiQuest (an immersive wizarding hunt), the Rustic Ridge Rock Climbing wall, Build-A-Bear workshops, ropes courses fit for kids and adults, and on-site dining and family game nights. From March 3- April 30 you can join the Great Wolf family for its “Spring Breakouts” festivities.
Spring Breakouts at Great Wolf Lodge Fitchburg
We don’t know if this warm streak is here to stay or if we’ll see snow again. Great Wolf Lodge is always guaranteed to be 84 degrees, so if it’s warm weather you seek, that’s what you’ll find. Seasonal events during the Spring Breakout include:
- Spring yoga flows
- Colorful arts and crafts
- Sunshine celebration dance party
- Special discounts
- Seasonal specialty menu
Guests are welcome to visit the water park for a day trip or can spend a few nights at the on-site lodging. Get ready to dive right in!