Every year USA Today asks its readers to vote on a variety of lifestyle and travel topics. Then the annual reader's choice awards are published after all of the votes are counted and an area waterpark has once again been recognized as one of the best in the entire country.

Now, I have two young children and we love traveling to area waterparks so we'll definitely be adding this one to our summer bucket list. Get more info on the Iowa waterpark that is only 2-hours from Rochester and is now open to help you beat the heat.

Iowa Waterpark Recognized As One Of The Best In The Country

The results are in and Lost Island Waterpark has been recognized by USA Today as the second best waterpark in the country. The owners invite you to "experience an island getaway in the middle of Iowa" Keep reading to see what makes Lost Island so special.

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Iowa Waterpark Recognized As One Of The Best In The Country

Lost Island Waterpark is perfect for all ages. It has 11 big waterslides, a lazy river, four kid-friendly zones, the longest go-kart track in the Midwest, and mini-golf.

Here's what the USA Today article said:

At Lost Island Waterpark in Waterloo, Iowa, park-goers can take the plunge at Lost Soul Falls, catch a wave in Tsunami Bay, float the Kailahi River, play some volleyball in Blue Iguana Lagoon or ride one of the world's only hydromagnetic water coasters, Wailua Kapua.

 

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Iowa Waterpark Recognized As One Of The Best In The Country

At Lost Island Waterpark guests will enjoy 24 acres of fun! There are huge waterslides including tube slides, and body slides, there's a water coaster, a wave pool, a lazy river, and raft rides.

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Iowa Waterpark Recognized As One Of The Best In The Country

Lost Island Waterpark is located in Waterloo, Iowa.

The Farmer's Almanac says this summer is going to be very hot so Lost Island will definitely be a popular destination for those looking to beat the heat.

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Waterloo is only 2-hours from Rochester so start planning a day trip with your family and friends. And check out some other things to add to your bucket list below.

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