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Your guide to Wichita-area water fun

Here's a guide to when pools and water parks in the area will open, their hours and cost of admission.

Wichita pool prices have gone up slightly this summer, and all pools will be closed on Mondays in a cost-saving push by the city.

WICHITA PUBLIC POOLS

Admission is $3 for adults, $2 for children under 18, $8 family rate (for up to six people). Discount coupons available at each pool: $60 for 50 coupons, $40 for 25 coupons. Each coupon admits one child or one adult. Find additional details on the city of Wichita's Web site.

Aley Park

, 1800 S. Seneca, open through Aug. 9, 1:30-6 p.m. daily except Mondays.



Boston Park

, 6700 E. Boston, open through Aug. 9, 1:30-6 p.m. daily except Mondays.



College Hill Park

, 304 S. Circle Drive, open through Aug. 9, 1:30-6 p.m. daily except Mondays.



Country Acres Park

, 750 N. Country Acres, open through Aug. 7, 1:30-5:30 p.m. daily except Sundays and Mondays.



Edgemoor Park

, 5811 E. Ninth St., open through Aug. 9, 1:30-6 p.m. daily except Mondays.



Evergreen Park

, 2700 N. Woodlawn, open through Aug. 9, 1:30-6 p.m. daily except Mondays.



Harvest Park

, 9500 Provincial Lane, open through Aug. 9, 1:30-6 p.m. daily except Mondays.



Linwood Park South

, 1900 S. Hydraulic, open through Aug. 9, 1:30-6 p.m. daily except Mondays.



McAdams Park

, 1556 N. Ohio, open through Aug. 9, 1:30-5:30 p.m. daily except Mondays.



Minisa Park

, 1350 N. Jeanette, open through Aug. 9, 1:30-5:30 p.m. daily except Mondays.



Orchard Park

, 1062 N. Clara, open through Aug. 9, 1:30-6 p.m. daily except Mondays.



INTERACTIVE FOUNTAINS

All are free and operate from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily. Fountains may be closed at any time due to weather.

Central Riverside Park

, 720 Nims



Fairmont Park

, 1647 N. Yale



Lincoln Park

, 1323 S. Topeka



Osage Park

, 2121 W. 31st St. South



Reflection Square Park

, 205 E. Douglas



Warren Old Town Plaza

, 334 N. Mead



WATER PARKS

All water parks remain open through Labor Day, Sept. 7.

Hours are 1-7 p.m. weekdays and 1-6 p.m. weekends. Holidays hours are noon to 4:45 p.m. on Monday (Memorial Day), July 4 and Sept. 7. Learn more on the Greater Wichita YMCA's Web site.

North Branch YMCA

, 3330 N. Woodlawn. Features: wave pool, body slide, kids cove, toddler bay and spray grounds.



Northwest Branch YMCA

, 13838 W. 21st St. Features: lazy river, tube slide, plunge slide, spray/splash grounds and water basketball.



Richard A. DeVore South Branch YMCA

, 3405 S. Meridian. Features: lazy river, tube and plunge slides, diving board, climbing wall, water play center, water basketball/volleyball.



Andover YMCA

, 1115 E. U.S. Highway 54. Features: lazy river, tube slide, body slide, spray/splash grounds, large play structure.



Admission: free for YMCA members; $10 family and $6 individual with a member; $18 family and $10 individual without a member. The parks are free for YMCA members.

Wellington Family Aquatic Center

, 1101 W. Harvey, Wellington. Open Saturday through mid-August, 1 to 7 p.m. daily.



Admission: Adults, $3; 17 and under, $2.50.

Season pass: $50 individual, $100 for a family of two, $150 for family of three or more.

Rock River Rapids

, Derby, 1900 E. James.



Open Monday through Aug. 16. Hours are 12:30 to 8 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and 12:30 to 7 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

Admission: Adults $8; children 2-17 $7; kids under 2 get in free. Season passes are $65 a person.

SUBURBAN PUBLIC POOLS

Augusta

, 1501 Dearborn St., closing date not set. Hours are 1 to 7 p.m. Monday to Saturday, 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday



Admission: Adults, $2.50; children 5-12, $1.75; children under 5 get in free. Season passes begin at $50 for two individuals.

Goddard

, 200 S. Main., closing date not set. Hours: 1 to 8 p.m. Monday to Thursday, 1 to 6 p.m. Friday to Sunday. Admission: $2 for all ages. Season passes available.



Haysville

, 525 Sarah Lane. Closes for the season on Aug. 16. Hours 1-7 p.m. daily.



Admission: Ages 5 and under, $1; ages 6-61, $2.50; 61 and over, $1.50

Season passes: $60 a person, $115 for four people ($25 for each additional person).

Newton

, Fifth and Santa Fe. Open through Aug. 12. Hours are 1-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, and 1-5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.



Admission: Adults and children over 14, $2.50; children 5-13, $2; children under 5 free. Season pass: 25 passes for $42.

Valley Center

, 255 E. Allen. Open through Aug. 9. Hours are 1-6 p.m. daily.



Admission: Adults and children over 14, $2.25; children 13 and under, $1.75.

Season passes: Resident individual, $55; non-resident individual, $65; resident family, $115; non-resident family, $125.

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