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The Big Pool: World's Largest Hand Dug Swimming Pool

504 Maple Street, Garden City, KS 67846
+1 620-276-1255
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Bring cash and earplugs!

First I would like to start this review by saying that the facilities and pool itself are great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andrea S
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Sublette, Kansas
Family day

Pool admission prices are amazingly affordable! Pool has a couple of age friendly options! Loved it... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2017
Diana A
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2 weeks ago
“Bring cash and earplugs!”
31 Dec 2016
“Family day ”
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504 Maple Street, Garden City, KS 67846
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+1 620-276-1255
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First I would like to start this review by saying that the facilities and pool itself are great, well kept and very clean. However, if you are looking for a quality pool experience the BIG pool is NOT the place to go. Everything, and I...More

Thank Andrea S
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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Pool admission prices are amazingly affordable! Pool has a couple of age friendly options! Loved it and I think it's definitely worth the price.

Thank Diana A
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

Pool in Garden City, KS was fun for the whole family. Bigs slides for the bigger kids and the kiddie section for the little ones. The pool also offer a spray area that consists of different poles that spray water in different directions for those...More

Thank swksg
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

we discovered this pool on a recent kansas road side attractions trip. the entry is $2!!! and we ended up swimming for 4 hours...the pool really is big, they now divided it into partitions with walls running the length of the pool, but you can...More

Thank tourist1965
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

Our time spent at the pool was a highlight. We couldn't believe that admission was only two dollars. Our girls really enjoyed the afternoon.

Thank grosenhagen
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Reviewed 15 October 2015

It's misleading to say that it is the world's largest hand dug pool. It was that at one time, but now it is a series of smaller pools, not unlike you would find in many towns.

3  Thank Erin F
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Reviewed 1 August 2015

This was a great place to cool off and the value was excellent!! Nothing too fancy about this pool otherwise.

1  Thank breckbaseballfan
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Reviewed 15 July 2015

We love to visit places listed as oddities or special sites on the Roadside America website. Stop to see this pool. It was in the evening and they were not open, but was still able to get my picture in front of the sign! The...More

1  Thank Frugalgirl125
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Reviewed 22 January 2015

Make sure to bring towels, there is no patio furniture. Be prepared for your child to take a swim test if he/she wants to go down the slides. They were very strict on that. It was fun and I would go back. Pretty much what...More

3  Thank ginae75
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Reviewed 2 September 2014

Having recently moved to Garden City we are taken back by this gianormous pool and how cheap it is for the residents here! Seriously--- a dollar gets you an all day pool fun day. The do a good job of keeping it up with modern...More

4  Thank Gloria A
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