Illinois Indoor Water Parks

Grizzly Jack’s Grand Bear Indoor Water Park

Illinois Route 178 Utica, IL – 866-399-3866

This resort includes both a 24,000 square foot indoor water park as well as a 36,000 square foot indoor amusement park. Distance from Springfield: 134 miles (north, located near Starved Rock State Park) Check out our blog post from our visit to Grizzly Jack’s.

Key Lime Cove Indoor Waterpark & Resort  


1700 Nations Drive Gurnee, IL  877-360-0403

This 65,000 square foot indoor water park is located in Gurnee, Illinois which is home to the popular Gurnee Mills Outlet Mall and Six Flags Great America. The park has slides, lazy river, as well as options for smaller children. The hotel also has other options, such as an arcade, shops and restaurants. Hotel stays with included water park access starts at $139/nite. Distance from Springfield: 229 miles (north of Chicago)

Taylorville Indoor YMCA

Taylorville 1 Taylorville 3900 McAdam Drive Taylorville, IL 217-287-7271

Great for a quick outing. Friends have attended for birthday parties and then come back again with their family. Affordable too! $15 per family. If you are a Springfield YMCA member, save 50% off your guest fee! The waterslide area is only open at select times.Distance from Springfield: 33 miles

Co Co Key Water Resort

7801 E. State Street Rockford, IL 61108

This 65,000 square foot indoor water park is located within the Clock Tower Resort & Conference Center in Rockford, Illinois.  Day passes available for visitors not staying at the hotel. Distance from Springfield: 198 miles (northwest of Chicago)

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