Steel Pier – Atlantic City, New Jersey Located in historic Atlantic City, Steel Pier is one of the oldest amusement parks in the nation. The self-proclaimed "Showplace of the Nation" boasts carousels, a slingshot ride, a midway lined with games, and its own bar and grill.
Mt. Olympus is an amusement park junky's dream. Stay overnight in the Mt. Olympus resort, then head out to explore all four parks: indoor and outdoor theme park, and an indoor and outdoor water park. For a real thrill, test your wits on the Hades 360, the world's first upside down, underground, wooden roller coaster.
Plan your summer trip to Action Park Mountain Creek, which boasts more water rides, slides and pools than you'll have time to explore. Drop into a "mountain spring" on the Tarzan Swing, or take the plunge on the world's tallest double looping thrill slide, Zero-G.
Experience Florida's native reptile like never before. The Screamin' Gator Zip Line allows visitors to soar above the park's attractions – and remain a safe distance from the gators. Not thrilling enough? Try the Nighttime Screamin' Gator Zip Line for a spookier look at the alligators.