Author: Julieanna Stolley

New Braunfels Top 5 Rides

We could sit here for hours trying to argue what ride races in at number one for the best ride at Schlitterbahn. However, instead of sitting here for hours on end until we start seeing dots, we went straight to an expert. Justin Loehr, Director of Operations for the New Braunfels Park, gave us the insider scoop on what rides are a must when visiting and his personal favorites! Pull up a tube, relax, and get ready to discover a whole new world.   Hillside Tube Chute 1. Hillside Tube Chute – This is my favorite ride at the...

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A Knight in Shining Armor of the Bahn – Black Knight

  Do you like the dark? Do twist and turns excite you? Does the prospect of riding an awesome water slide make you stand up at your desk and cheer? Wonderful, then the Black Knight is for you. If you said no to any of these especially the dark thing, don’t be fearful, grab a buddy because this rides perfect for two! Now that you have your buddy before you ride, here’s the inside scoop on all things Black Knight.       1. Give me the deets! The Black Knight is a totally enclosed water slide that is...

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Summer Intern Battle

This summer, season two of the communication interns are facing off in a summer-long battle. Read on to learn about this exhilarating competition!

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Racing Through the Facts of Downhill Racer

If you’ve ever had the immense joy of stepping through the gates of Schlitterbahn New Braunfels, then I’m sure you’ve gazed upon the iconic slides coming down from the castle. If you didn’t know, those four slides happen to have a name. Downhill Racer to be specific. So, now that you’re here, let me give you the inside scoop on the Downhill Racer.     1.      First things first, what in the world is a downhill racer? The Downhill Racer is four dueling slides side-by-side that plunge from the top of the Castle Entrance. Riders slide down using a foam...

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Hot Cheetos for a Hot Summer

Schlitterbahn is constantly scouring for the latest and greatest to bring into the park for our guests. This time it’s coming in the form of Flaming Hot Cheetos and Delicious Nacho Cheese. From concession stands in Texas High schools, to Hot Cheetos and Mac and Cheese recipes taking over the internet this food phenomenon is one for the books! You might be weary to try this, you may even be a little scared, but from one food lover to another let me tell you Hot Cheetos and Cheese might just be the new chips and salsa. The first time...

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“Best Family Fun Time!”

There's always something fun to do at Schlitterbahn -- whether you like riding thrill rides, floating an endless river, or simply lounging by the pool. -- Lisa W., Trip Advisor

Dec. 31, 2015

Awesome local waterpark

my kids and i visit almost every sunday during the summer months , we live about an hour away , but well worth the drive , parking is easy and accessible, they let you bring in your own food and drinks , the attractions are plentiful , and the staff is very friendly, the lazy river is awesome , there are days we just float around that the whole time, see a short line for a ride , jump out and it usually outs you right back in the river, food is available, we just normally end our day with a oreo cookie funnel cake located by the exit. -- Brian C., Trip Advisor for Galveston location

Jan. 5, 2016

“A MUST Visit!!”

This is by far the best waterpark I've ever visited, and I've been to many. It is huge and there is so much to do. The lazy river is just amazing and goes on and on forever. And the wave pool is so much fun. There's plenty of chairs and tables to put your belongings, and you can bring your own cooler with your own food which I would advise you to do. Love it, love, love it!! I can't wait to go back next year!!

- Luciij, TripAdvisor August 2016, Mount Laurel, NJ

Mar. 1, 2017