Silverwood Theme Park
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Frequently Asked Questions / Rules


Q: Is Silverwood open if it is raining?
A: Yes, Silverwood is open rain or shine. If there is lightning in the area, we will take safety precautions and temporarily shut down some of our tall attractions. Once the storm passes through, we will open the attractions back up to the public once it is safe to do so.

Q: Are pets allowed at Silverwood?
A: Because of safety issues, no pets are allowed at Silverwood only service animals are allowed inside the park. For the health of your pet, do not leave them in the car while you’re in the park.

Q: Do you have strollers & wheelchairs for rent?
A: Yes, strollers, wheelchairs and electric ECV wheelchairs are all available, for rent, at the information center on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Q: How many people must be in my group to get a discount?
A: Groups of 15 or more can receive discounted admission to Silverwood by booking a visit 72 hours in advance. For more information, visit our Groups page Here.

Q: Do you pay extra to get into the Boulder Beach Water Park?
A: No, your admission price covers entry into both Silverwood Theme Park and the Boulder Beach Water Park when both parks are open. (Click Here for a complete schedule.)

Q: Can I get a discounted price if I just want to go to Boulder Beach?

A: Silverwood and/or Boulder Beach are not sold individually. Your admission ticket covers both parks when Boulder Beach is open. (Click Here for a complete schedule.)

Additional Questions?

Please Contact us so we might answer your questions.

Allowed and Disallowed Items

We want to keep our guests safe and reserve the right to inspect all backpacks, bags and containers entering the park.

For your safety the following items may not be brought into the park:

  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Illegal Drugs and/or Paraphernalia
  • Weapons
    • Including concealed guns and knives of any size
  • Glass Containers
  • Open Beverages
    • Empty, reusable water bottles are allowed
  • Camp equipment such as:
    • Tents (3-sided shade tents are allowed
    • Lawn umbrellas
    • Hard-sided coolers
    • Soft-sided coolers larger than 20 quarts
  • Animals
    • Service animals are welcome. Please do not leave pets in your parked vehicle.
  • Flotation Devices
    • United States Coast Guard and Canadian Coast Guard Approved life jackets are allowed.
    • Some life jackets are provided free for use and can be found throughout Boulder Beach. They are available first come first served.
  • Apparel that may be offensive or not suitable for a family friendly environment

We do allow the following items:

  • Small personal snacks including food for medical needs, as well as baby food and formula.
  • Factory sealed, non-alcoholic drinks are allowed.

Picnic Area

If you would like to bring your own lunch, we have a picnic area with tables between the parking lot and the entrance tunnel. If leaving the park for lunch, be sure to get a hand stamp for readmission.


Silverwood Theme Park and Boulder Beach Water Park are proud to be family friendly parks.

  • The park will not tolerate foul language.
  • No solicitation or distribution of materials is allowed on park property.
  • Alcoholic beverages purchased in the park must be consumed on premises.
  • Throwing of any objects is not allowed.
  • Running throughout the park is not allowed.

Dress Code

All guests are asked to wear appropriate attire and no clothing or body art deemed by the park’s management as vulgar, rude or containing derogatory language or graphics is allowed.

Dress Code While in Silverwood Theme Park:

  • Silverwood Theme Park requires shirts, shoes and appropriate dress.
  • Swimsuits are not allowed.

Dress Code While in Boulder Beach Water Park:

  • Swim wear must be modest in design. No revealing or thong swimsuits allowed.
  • Swim wear with exposed zippers, buckles, denim fabric, rivets or metal ornamentation is not permitted.
  • For safety, diaper-aged children must wear swim diapers. Swim diapers are available at Boulder Beach Trading Company store for purchase.
  • Guests must change into street clothes (shirts, shoes and appropriate dress) before returning to Silverwood Theme Park.

Children at Silverwood Theme Park

Locations of Family Restrooms

  • North end of the Silverwood Coffee Roasting and Trading Company near the admission gates
  • Lonnies Lew - South end of the park by Aftershock.
  • North end of Boulder Beach near Avalanche Mountain and Ricochet Rapids (available only during Boulder Beach operating hours)
  • Polliwog Park Restroom

Children 11 and under must be accompanied by someone 16 or older for their safety.

Families can stop by our Information Center to get a wristband with your cell phone number to give your child. During your visit, if your child becomes separated, staff can easily call the parents to reunite them.

Instruct your child to talk to any uniformed employee if they get lost, and we will help reunite them.

Due to the size of our park and the frequency of lost children, we cannot page over our park’s Public Address system until Law Enforcement has become involved.

Rider Requirements and Accessibility

List of height and weight restrictions for each ride are available here.

For information about accessibility for guests with a disability please visit the Information Center located on Main Street.

Riders must obey all oral or written warnings while riding.

Riders must properly use all ride safety equipment provided.

Riders must not participate in or on any amusement attraction when under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

Pool and Water Attraction Requirements

Persons having infections and/or communicable diseases that may be transmitted through water shall be excluded from swimming.

Contamination of water, walkways, or dressing room floors in any way is prohibited.

All children must be accompanied by an adult in pool areas.

A cleansing shower must be taken before swimming.

For safety, diaper-aged children must wear swim diapers. Swim diapers are available at Boulder Beach Trading Company store for purchase.

Inclement Weather

In the chance of rain storms or other severe weather conditions; some rides may be temporarily closed.

For your safety all pools, slides, and water attractions will be closed in the event of lightning.

The weather in Idaho changes often and, in most cases, lightning storms pass quickly. We will reopen all rides and attractions as soon as it is safe to do so.

If the majority of the rides are closed for more than an hour and a half period, we will gladly offer a return visit pass. Please stop by the Information Center before you leave.

Return visit passes are not distributed after the storm has passed or after 5:00 PM.


If for any reason you need to leave temporarily, have your hand stamped for same-day re-entry at the exit gate.

Other Rules

Operating hours are subject to change without notice.

No rain checks or refunds are available.

NSF checks will be collected with additional fees added in accordance with state law.

Smoke Free Park

Smoking is allowed in designated smoking areas only.

Designated smoking areas are marked on the map and with signs.

Please do not allow children to play in these areas unsupervised.

Smoking is not allowed outside of designated smoking areas including lines, buildings, or rides.

Minors may not smoke in the park.

These policies also apply to e-cigarettes.


Wheelchair rentals are available at the Information Center on Main Street

Stroller rentals are available at the Information Center on Main Street.

We have private Cabanas available for rent. Reservations can be made here.

Smoking is not allowed outside of designated smoking areas including lines, buildings, or rides.

Locker rentals are available at the following locations:

  • Boulder Beach Lockers
  • General Store on Main Street
  • Arcade near the Country Carnival Entrance
  • One-use lockers available near the Thunder Canyon entrance

Towels are available at Boulder Beach Lockers

Tubes (to float the Lazy River, ride Rumble Falls, or mats for the Wave Pools) are available to rent at Boulder Beach Lockers.


We provide some tubes free of charge for use on the Lazy River and Rumble Falls.

Some life jackets are provided free for use and can be found throughout Boulder Beach. They are available first-come, first-served.

We provide free public WiFi for our guests.


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