NEW! Wibit Water Park Opens at Grindstone Lake
Ruidoso’s newest and most unique attraction is the new Wibit Water Park at Grindstone Lake! The floating, inflatable platform is perfect for family fun, birthday parties and special events. Come out for the day or purchase a season pass with swimming, boating, fishing, disc golf, and more also available at Grindstone Lake, located in the heart of Ruidoso.
Made up of giant slides, towers, trampolines, ramps, wiggle bridges and other play features, the Wibit Water Park at Grindstone Lake is the hottest thing to hit Ruidoso this summer. An inflatable, on-water obstacle course, the water park provides people of all ages hours of high-energy fun as they bounce, slide, climb, jump and splash on the water.
Officially opening June 19, 2019, the Wibit Water Park at Grindstone Lake is amongst a popular growing trend of active, on-water entertainment and recreational activity at public facilities across the USA. The Ruidoso Wibit is suitable for all ages with passes available for purchase at Grindstone Lake. Group tickets, private events and birthday party packages are also available through the Ruidoso Department of Parks and Recreation.
"We have nothing in St. Louis like this," said Chase Cruse, a St. Louis resident. Cruse is in Ruidoso for a week visiting his grandmother. He said he can't get enough of the waves at the new inflatable waterpark.
The Wibit Water Park at Grindstone Lake brings a unique, family-friendly recreation attraction to Ruidoso, unlike anything the area has seen before with the thrills and excitement of a water park and added amenities such as picnicking, fishing, disc golf and more. The Wibit Water Park is truly a one-of-a-kind experience that offers visitors of all ages the chance to enjoy Grindstone Lake, located in the heart of Ruidoso.
A season pass for locals is available which includes residents of Ruidoso, Village of Ruidoso licensed business owners, or those employed by a Ruidoso licensed business owner. Daily visitor passes are $20. Parking is $5 a day. Residents can buy an annual pass for $20. The lake offers several amenities such as a concessions stand, restrooms, a boat dock and two ramps.
Rules and regulations for using the Wibit will be posted and must be observed at all times for all guest’s safety.
Guests will be required to follow rules when using the water park. Among them are:
They must wear a life vest that will be provided by staff. Personal life vests will not be allowed.
Guests between 36 inches and 45 inches tall must be with an adult to be allowed on the Wibit.
A guard will be on duty and guests will be required to follow their instructions.
The VRPRD will have signs posted regarding rules that must be followed at all times while visiting the lake.
The Wibit is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday - Sunday. Starting August 16th, the Wibit will be open Friday - Sunday through Labor Day.
Guests are responsible for cleaning up after pets and removing trash.
No open flames are allowed at any time at the lake.
Violators may be cited.