Pools & Waterparks

The Wausau area has a variety of indoor and outdoor swimming options for year round entertainment!

Year round, the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites in Weston has a pool and kid's play pool that is available for parties and gatherings.

Mosinee offers indoor swimming at the Creske Community Center pool, complete with a slide, diving board, large pool area and adjacent whirlpool.

There are two outdoor water parks in the area.  The Rothschild-Schofield Aquatic Center features a 225' water slide, youth slide, fountains, zero-depth pool entry, concessions, heated pool and more.  The Weston Aquatic Center features a 300' water slide, and extreme body slide, a large drop slide, zero-depth pool entry, diving board, lap swimming, water play structures, concessions and more.

The Wausau area also has several outdoor pools.  In Wausau, choose from three outdoor community pools: Kaiser Pool at Thom Field, Memorial Pool, and Schulenburg Pool. In addition to these pools, there is also a splash pad at Marathon Park and a splash pad/fountain on the 400 Block in downtown Wausau.  Mosinee has an outdoor wading pool with a cascading water umbrella at the Creske Community Center.

Summer options also include swimming beaches at local rivers and lakes.


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