FAQ

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    Can we bring outside food or drink in coolers?

    NO outside food or drinks are allowed. Coolers are NOT acceptable. Alcohol is prohibited on the property unless purchased from our food vendors inside the park.

    Can we tailgate?

    NO tailgating is allowed in our parking lots. We do not allow alcohol in the parking lots, even if purchased inside the park.

    Pet friendly?

    NO we are not pet friendly. Yes we do allow service animals.

    How deep is the water?

    The depth of the cable wakeboarding lake is anywhere from 5-7 feet. The depth of the AQUA PARK lake ranges from 6-10 feet. The swimming area depth ranges from 0-5 feet.

    Are life jackets provided? (beach, aqua park, and cable wakeboarding)

    Life jackets are provided only for the activities we administer, including: AQUA PARK, our cable wakeboarding, paddle boarding, and all other activities on the water. We DO NOT provide life jackets for the swimming beach.

    Do you do online reservations?

    We only do online reservations for our wakeboarding birthday parties and our wakeboarding lessons. We DO NOT provide online reservations for any other activities that we have, including our AQUA PARK. The AQUA PARK can be reserved if your party is 10 or more people and to reserve your time slot you must call the afternoon before and pay over the phone.

    Do you do group discounts?

    A group discount is available for the cable wakeboarding if you have 10 or more people, each pass is $10 off but everything must be paid for in one transaction. For the AQUA PARK, if you have a group of 10 or more people, each pass is $5 off.

    Is parking free?

    Yes parking is free!

    Does it cost to enter?

    NO it does not cost to enter! We welcome anyone to come check out all of our activities and if you see anything you want to do, then you come back and pay. We have a free beach area by our wakeboarding area but no swimming is allowed. Our swimming beach has a fee of $10 to enter unless the individual is under 48″, then they’re free. If you purchase an activity at the park then the swimming area is free!

    What type of flotation devices can we bring in?

    You may bring in small floaties for our swimming area however we do not provide a pump to blow them up with. You are not allowed to bring your own paddle board or Kayak into the park.

    Can I drop of my children and leave?

    Children under the age of 12 may not be left at the park if not accompanied by someone 16 or older at all times.. We also offer a spectacular summer camp for children ages 7-15!

    Are lawn chairs and umbrellas allowed?

    Yes you are more than welcome to bring your own lawn chairs, umbrellas and small tables. We offer picnic benches on patio area that are first come first serve but not in the swimming beach area.

    Do you have places to purchase food and beverages in the park?

    Yes, we have a Beach Hut Deli onsite that offers food and drink. We also have a snack bar called Island Grill that serves more traditional concession style food!

    Can I use my selfie stick on the AQUA PARK?

    NO we do not allow selfie sticks on the AQUA PARK because of the danger of injuring other people as well as possibly popping the inflatables. You may bring your GOPROs on the AQUA PARK but if they fall into the water no one is allowed to dive under and retrieve it. You will be bringing them on at your own risk!

    Does the park ever close because of weather?

    We are open rain or shine, however if we see lightening in the area or wind warnings we are liable to close.

    Is there a place to store my belongings inside the park?

    We have lockers for rent inside the park. There is a $10 fee, however, you receive $5 back when you return the before you leave for the day. We do allow you to exit and re-enter throughout your stay here at Wake Island.

    Can I smoke?

    We DO NOT allow tobacco products of any kind inside the park. You are welcome to smoke in the parking lot at least 25 ft. away from the building.

    What activities do you have for small children?

    For children under 48″ we have a swimming area for them to swim in for free. However we do not provide lifejackets for the swimming area so you must bring your own. They may also accompany an ADULT on a pedal boat or paddle board. As well if they are at least 3 years and not more then 70lbs they can rent time on our Turbo Paddlers .

    What are the height/age requirements for different activities?

    Cable wakeboarding: 7,8, & 9 year olds must start with a lesson on the beginner cable or take a wakeboarding test before they can use the main wakeboarding cable park. AQUA PARK/Water Rollers/Stand Up Paddleboards/corls: participants must be at least 48″ or taller, there is no age requirement. Turbo Paddlers: Must be at least 3 years and not more then 70lbs

    Are there hotels nearby?

    There are multiple hotels in Roseville, Natomas, and downtown Sacramento, that are no more then 15 minutes away.

    Do you have camp grounds?

    We do not have onsite camp grounds but people tend to camp at the KOA campgrounds in West Sacramento because it’s only 15 minutes from us and close to downtown!

    When does the park open and close for the season?

    Our opening date for the cable wakeboarding is April 2nd and the opening date for our AQUA PARK is May 1st. We close the AQUA PARK the end of September and the cable wake boarding will close at the end of October.

    Do you do Will Call for the AQUA PARK?

    If you book a group of 10 or more on the AQUA PARK, please get here at least 30minutes before your session (1hr recommended). Once everyone has arrived, send one representative to the side door next to the FUN LAKE registration windows and let us know what group your booking was made under. We will then send someone out to collect waiver and put on your wristbands.

    Do you accept American Express or take checks?

    We DO NOT accept American Express or take checks but we do accept every other major credit card company and cash.

    Refund policy?

    There are NO refunds offered at our park.

    Do you do gift certificates?

    We have electronic gift certificates that you can purchase from our website and are emailed to you or the person you are purchasing them for.

    During the activities, do I have to be present with my child?

    You do not have to be present with your child on any of the activities unless they are under 48″.

    I lost something in the park, what should I do?

    We keep a lost and found basket behind our front desk for a short period of time and if you provide a detailed description of the item we will return it to you. Any item lost in the water will not be retrieved.

    Do you have a package deal that includes multiple activities?

    NO we do not provide a package deal for any of our activities. All activities are SOLD SEPARATELY as they are all quite physically demanding.

    Do you have a separate area for birthday parties?

    We have a separate area for wakeboarding birthday parties ONLY that are rebooked through our website. You are more then welcome to plan a birthday party around our AQUA PARK group discount of 10 or more people. We do allow desserts for birthday parties that can be stored in our fridge or freezer in the pro shop. We DO NOT allow any party favors of any kind or coolers to be brought into the park. Beach Hut Deli offers catering for birthday parties. Please call 916 655 3900 at least 5 days in advance to place your order with Beach Hut Deli.

    Can you reserve tables?

    No you cannot reserve tables. The tables we provide for our cable wakeboarding viewing patio are first come first serve and tend to fill up mid-day.

    Are you a barefoot friendly park?

    Yes we are. We eliminate the danger of glass on our grounds by not allowing any outside food or drink inside the park.

    Do I have to bring my own wakeboarding gear?

    You are more than welcome to bring your own gear, however, we do have beginner boards with slip on bindings that are included with your pass as well as a lifejacket and a helmet – you cannot use these boards to hit any feature. If needed, we also have boards that you can rent that are used to hit the features inside the lake but we highly suggest starting out with a beginner board if you’ve never wakeboarded before.

    Can I bring my own life vest?

    You can bring your own life vest as long as it is US Coast Guard Approved.