Enchanted Forest Water Safari is more than Rides!

Enchanted Forest Water Safari is more than Rides!

Once upon a time in the magical kingdom of Enchanted Forest Water Safari, there was a Pirate Princess. Every day she would visit Storybook Lane, a magical realm where her favorite fairy tales lived. From Cinderella and Sleeping Beauty to Ali Baba’s Cave and Humpty Dumpty on his wall, the Pirate Princess spent each day… Continue Reading →

Ways To Save at Water Safari & Calypso’s Cove

Ways To Save at Water Safari & Calypso’s Cove

Who doesn’t love fun and savings? At Water Safari Resort we have it all and here are just a few of the ways that you can save on your next visit. Stay ‘N Play Packages Stay at Water’s Edge Inn or Old Forge Camping Resort, both named Top 10 Adirondack Vacations by Resorts and Lodges…. Continue Reading →

Water Safari Celebrates National Paul Bunyan Day

Water Safari Celebrates National Paul Bunyan Day on June 28th with FREE photos For more than a century, the giant lumberjack Paul Bunyan has been the subject of thousands of exploits that are treasured among generations in the United States. It is said that he once dragged his axe across the Southwest and created the… Continue Reading →

Opening Water Safari

We are SO EXCITED about Summer 2019 that we wanted to take you behind the scenes again to show what our teams have been doing this Spring in preparation for YOUR arrival (we can hardly contain our excitement)! June 12th can’t come soon enough for our team… Preparing Appearance: Painting / Refurbishing / Renovations When… Continue Reading →

Old Forge Scavenger Hunt

Parents, are you looking for children’s activities to curb the “I’m bored” complaints? How about a scavenger hunt for the whole family! Turn your next Old Forge visit into an adventure that will have your kids asking for more! How many Old Forge ‘must see’ destinations can your family check off? Hop in the car… Continue Reading →

Memorial Day Weekend in Old Forge

Old Forge NY is celebrating the unofficial start of summer with a Memorial Day weekend full of family-friendly events. Calypso’s Cove Family Fun Park, right next door to Water Safari, will be open for the weekend on May 25th & 26th. Attractions include go-karts, kiddie go-karts, bumper boats, batting cages, zipline, rock climbing wall, mini… Continue Reading →

Learning Beyond the Classroom: Exciting Field Trips to Water Safari

Learning Beyond the Classroom: Exciting Field Trips to Water Safari

Teachers, are you tired of taking your class on the same field trips, year after year? Want your students to have a blast, but also learn something too? Here’s your solution! Enchanted Forest Water Safari offers exciting educational programming for school groups of all ages that you can’t find anywhere else! Our Safari Scholar programs… Continue Reading →

What goes on during the winter at Water Safari?

It’s fun to think about the snow piled up on the water rides and little forest creatures finding a winter wonderland among the characters on Storybook Lane, but what really happens during the winter at Water Safari? Well, it’s all about preparation for the next Summer season! The year-round staff pulls together to see what… Continue Reading →

The History of Water Safari

It was 1956. Elvis was shocking television audiences with his music and gyrations, “My Fair Lady” was the toast of Broadway, and Stockholm Sweden hosted the summer Olympics. It was the year that The Enchanted Forest of the Adirondacks opened its doors for the first time. A total of 35 employees maintained the park which… Continue Reading →

Old Forge Thrills

Calypso’s Cove Right next door to Enchanted Forest Water Safari is another attraction for the whole family to enjoy. Calypso’s Cove is the name and fun is their game. After you’ve ridden all the wet and dry rides at Water Safari, walk right over to Calypso’s Cove for some great food and cold beer for… Continue Reading →