Prairie Ridge Family Aquatic Center
Prairie Ridge Family Aquatic Center features heated water, zero-depth entry, 150- and 140-foot water slides, a splash deck, a lilypad walk, and a family slide. Prairie Ridge Aquatic Center also offers lap swimming, water walking and swimming lessons. Plus, there are family changing rooms, concessions, a grass area for sunbathing, chaise lounge chairs and in-pool shade. It is also available for private parties.
The Splash Park features a series of above-ground water play features, below-ground jetsprays, geysers and fountains on a flat splash pad area. It opens at 10:45am weekdays, earlier than the main pool areas. Weekends it has the same hours as the main pool areas.
- Hours: Early June to early August: Daily, noon - 7pm. Early August to mid-August: Daily, noon - 8pm.
- Handicap Accessible: Yes
- Founding Date: 1997
- Discounts: Child, Volume/season
- Membership info: Season passes may be purchased at the city of Ankeny Parks & Recreation Office.
- Parking: Free lot
- Private events: Yes