New Jersey Attractions

New Jersey attractions are listed below in alphabetical order.

Keansburg Amusement Park &
Runaway Rapids Waterpark

Keansburg Amusement Park and Runaway Rapids Water Park are located on the Jersey Shore Boardwalk.

Each park requires separate admission with combination tickets available.

Keansburg Amusement Park is open March through September and includes offers over 40 family rides and attractions.

Rides include the “Loop-O-Plane”, “Gravitron” and “Log Flume” as well as the “Wildcat” and “Sea Serpent” roller coasters. It also features two go-kart tracks and nightly fireworks shows.

Runaway Rapids Waterpark is open May through September and features nine slides, lazy river and large children’s play area withy mini slides and interactive water features.

For more information on this New Jersey theme park, please contact:

Keansburg Amusement Park & Runaway Rapids Waterpark
275 Beachway
Keansburg, NJ 07734

Land of Make Believe & Pirates Cove Water Park

Land of Make Believe and Pirates Cove is a 30-acre amusement park and water park that is open May through September. It is dedicated to children under twelve years old and is the oldest and largest children's park in New Jersey. The amusement park features ten rides, including the “ Thriller” roller coaster and “Tornado” family thrill ride. Other attractions include an arcade, midway games, giant maze and “Old McDonald’s Farm” petting zoo. Guest can also enjoy the “Enchanted Christmas Village” and participate in a live stage show at the Middle Earth Theatre.

Pirates Cove Water Park is included in the price of admission and features “Blackbeard’s Action River”, the “Sidewinder” half pipe and the “Pirate’s Plunge” funnel ride. Other slides include the tube slides of the “Pirate’s Peak” slide complex and the “Black Hole” enclosed thrill slide. Kids will enjoy the nets and slides of the “Buccaneer Pirate Ship” and the multi-level play structure, “Blackbeard’s Pirate Fort”, with tipping bucket and interactive water features. Little ones can splash and slide in the “Pirate’s Cove” kiddie pool.

For more information on this New Jersey theme park, please contact:

Land of Make Believe & Pirates Cove Water Park
354 Great Meadows Road
Hope, NJ 07844

Morey's Piers

Morey’s Piers include three seaside amusement parks and two beachfront water parks located in Wildwood on the Jersey shore. Spanning over six beach blocks, Morey’s Piers are the largest amusement piers in the world.

The three amusement parks consist of Surfside Pier, Mariner’s Landing and Adventure Pier and have a combined total of more than 100 carnival rides from roller coasters to kiddie rides. Other attractions include arcades, midway games and miniature golf.
Morey’s Piers also includes the Ocean Oasis Waterpark & Beach Club and Raging Waters water parks. Both parks feature a lazy river, multiple slides and several interactive children’s areas.

The operating hours for all five Morey’s Piers parks vary from May through September. Separate admission is required and combination tickets are available.

For more information on these New Jersey theme parks, please contact:

Morey's Piers
3501 Boardwalk Avenue
Wildwood, NJ 08260

Mountain Creek Waterpark

Mountain Creek Waterpark is a 36-acre park that is part of the Mountain Creek Resort in the mountains of northwestern New Jersey. Open from Memorial Day through Labor Day, it features over 30 rides, including the only “Tarzan Swing” in the northeast. Attractions include the lazy “Lost Island River” and the “Double Barrel Beach” which features the “High Tide” wave pool. It also includes two freefall cliff jumps into a mountain spring pool.

Slides include the “Sidewinder” mat slide and the “River Runner” slide takes guests from the Canyon Cliffs area to the “Gauley” and “Thunder Run” tube rides. Other tube slides include “Thunder Falls” and “Rogue River”. The park also features the “Bombs Away”, “Kamikaze” and “Cannonball Falls” body slides along with the ten-story “H-2 “OH-NO” body slide. Water coasters include the “Vertigo” and “Vortex” and raft slides include the “High Anxiety” funnel raft ride and the “Colorado River” a four passenger ride.

The “Half Pint Harbor” children’s play area features the “Fishing Village” interactive water play structure. Kiddie slides include the “Junior Rapids”, “Tide Slide” body slide and the “Hook” tube slide. Little ones will enjoy the “L’il Dippers” kiddie pool. Other resort amenities include mountain biking, hiking, golf and snow skiing.

For more information on this New Jersey water park, please contact:

Mountain Creek Waterpark
200 Route 94
Vernon, NJ 07462

Playland’s Castaway Cove

Playland’s Castaway Cove is a small amusement park located on the Ocean City boardwalk.

It features an arcade and over 30 carnival rides, including the Double Shot, which has been called the "Best Amusement Ride" at the shore by Atlantic City Magazine.

Other rides include the “Wave Swinger”, “Tidal Wave”, Ferris wheel and the “High Seas” log flume. Thrill rides include the “Wipeout” and “Hurricane” spinning rides and the “Python” roller coaster.

The owners of Playland’s Castaway Cove also operate two adjacent properties, Pier 9 Go-Karts & Golf and Golden Galleon Golf, which include two miniature golf courses and a go-kart track. Guests can purchase wristbands that provide unlimited access to all three parks. All three parks are open May through October with varying hours and days.

For more information on this New Jersey theme park, please contact:

Playland’s Castaway Cove
10th and Boardwalk
Ocean City, NJ 08226

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