While planning your trip to Southern Utah, you have to consider visiting Thunder Junction Park. In case you’re doubting whether or not to visit, we’ve written this article to help make your decision to visit Thunder Junction Park in St George that much easier.
Thunder Junction All Abilities Park
1. Design for Everyone
One of the main reasons why Thunder Junction Park is so popular is that EVERYBODY can have a great time and enjoy the many features it has to offer. This park was specially designed to allow people with special needs and abilities to have fun and be safe at the same time.
It’s the perfect place to let out your inner child and enjoy the many slides, swings, and climbing platforms the park has to offer.
2. Special Playground Equipment
Opened in 2016, one of the many things that makes this one of the best attractions in St George is that almost every attraction at the playground has secured swings and zip line chairs, to help people in wheelchairs enjoy everything that the park has to offer.
3. Dinosaur-Themed Park
Who doesn’t like dinosaurs? This huge park is full of prehistoric play structures and some life-sized replica dino bones!!
While you climb over the tail of a triceratops and slide over it’s head, you and your kids can play and learn about dinosaurs at the same time. Don’t miss this fun opportunity on your next family vacation!
4. Mind Blowing Attractions
At the Thunder Junction All Abilities Park there are a lot of incredible attractions open to add a little adventure to your trip. One of the biggest attractions featured here is the Rock Climbing Structure. It’s the perfect place to prove your climbing abilities, are you ready?
The Lava Rock Volcano Island is another one of the favorite attractions in the park. Picnic tables inside provide some much needed shade during the day, and a treehouse slide provides a great spot to watch it erupt!
5. It’s Free and Open all Week
Yes! You’re reading correctly, the park is free all year long!
The facility hours are from 9 am to 10 pm all week, and while you’re there you can also try taking the train! The train isn’t free, but it will only cost you $1 per ride (totally worth it). The train operates Monday to Saturday from 11 am to 5 pm.
6. Water Play Areas
The waterfall splash pad area is ideal for summertime, let your kids play in the huge waterfall and splash pads located in a big space at the back of the park. This allows everyone to run safely and enjoy every corner of the area.
While there, we encourage parents to splash around at the rock walkway with their kids, it’s a great way to stay refreshed and have fun at the same time.
The Thunder Junction Park is one of the best attractions in Utah. Hopefully, after reading this, you’ve decided to come spend a day at the park!
Just a 20-minute drive from Coral Canyon Resort, staying here you’ll be at the main entrance of the park. To spend as much time as you can in this incredible place, stay close! Contact us to book one of our Canyon vacation rentals in Utah.