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Old 06-28-2013, 10:16 PM   #1
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Waterslide ?

Does anyone know of or if there are height requirements for the resort water slides, mostly those at the 4 moderate resorts? Also do you know if they allow smaller children to do down on an adults lap?
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Old 06-28-2013, 10:17 PM   #2
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Not sure about a height requirement. But I do know that a child has to go down alone. Can't go down on your lap.
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Old 06-28-2013, 10:43 PM   #3
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Yes, most of the slides have height requirements. The only slides you can take your child with you are the family raft rides. There are a few that allow a 42" child to ride in front of you on a double raft.
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For the Moderate Resort Pool Slides: there's no posted height or age requirements. You cannot ride down the slide with your child. For extra safety, there are kids life vests available. Also, the slides are closed/roped off when the life guard is not on duty.
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You also cannot wait right at the bottom of the slide to grab you child. You can be off the side to a little, but the child must be able to swim a little bit away from the bottom.
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Old 06-29-2013, 09:17 AM   #6
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I saw very small children (like 2 or 3 yrs old) doing the slide at POR. Usually one parent (or older sibling) would go first, then the smaller child, then the second parent. The child had on a swim vest, and did just fine.
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