One of summer’s greatest challenges is beating the heat. Don’t let those high temperatures and blazing hot sun get you down. Keep as cool as a cucumber this summer with these fun and reasonable options all located within Davis County.
Ellison Park Splash Pad
Bring the whole family to enjoy a variety of water activities and features at the Ellison Park Splash Pad. The park and splash pad are located at 700 N 2200 W in Layton. This splash pad season runs from Memorial Day to Labor Day. The splash pad is open Monday through Sunday 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Heritage Park Splash Pad
Cool off with the family at the Heritage Park splash pad complete with playgrounds and a splash pad. This gem is located at 250 N Fairfield Road in Kaysville. This park is open year-round from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. while the splash pad is open from Memorial Day through Labor Day. There also is a pavilion that community members can rent. Residents get a discount!
Legacy Park Splash Pad
This splash pad is composed entirely of fountains spraying out of the ground. The park is located at 1140 W 1100 N in North Salt Lake. This splash pad is also open from Memorial Day to Labor Day and operates Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays. Note: Be prepared with other activities or visit the playground as the water shuts off for 15 minutes of every hour.
Aquatic Centers & Swimming Pools
Clearfield Aquatic Center
Cool off with family and friends at the Clearfield Aquatic Center. This indoor water park will be a splash. The center offers a lap pool, diving boards, playground, lazy river and waterslide. They are open varying hours Monday through Sunday. Admission for 3 and under is $1 while youths 4 to 17 is $3 and adults 18 and up are $5.50.
Layton Surf ‘N Swim
This fun-in-the-sun water park offers plenty of cooling options is no problem with Layton Surf ‘N Swim. This outdoor facility offers plenty of fun with lap swim, water aerobics, swim lessons, open wave, swim lessons and more. They are open year-round with a big bubble-like dome covering the facility during the winter. For hour and pricing information please visit their website.
South Davis Recreation Center
Cooling off a little farther south in Davis County is no problem with the South Davis Recreation Center. This indoor facility offers both a leisure and lap swimming pools along with a waterslide complete with outdoor splash pad. Admission is $600 for adults and $4.50 for youth 3 to 17. The rec center is open varying hours. Please visit the website for more information.