From Atlanta: Take I-85-North to 985-North, take Exit 8 Lanier Islands Pkwy. From the off-ramp, make a left at the traffic light to merge onto Lanier Islands Parkway. This road will lead you to Lanier Islands.
From Athens: Take US-129-North to I-85-South, take exit 126, turn left onto GA-347 to Lanier Islands Pkwy.This road will lead you to Lanier Islands.
From Gainesville: Take 985-South, take Exit 8 Lanier Islands Pkwy. From the off-ramp, make a right at the traffic light to merge onto Lanier Islands Parkway. This road will lead you to Lanier Islands.
On the Lake? Cruise on over! Our docks at LandShark Landing and Paradise Beach can be reserved in advance with rental fees based on slip size. In the event there are spaces available on the day of, they may be rented for a nominal fee on a first come first served basis. We recommend booking in advance to be sure that you have a space.
Hours are subject to change due to inclement weather.Hours of Operation Hours
Have questions? We have answers! Find information on park restrictions, safety, attire, rides, first aid, and more.Frequently Asked Questions FAQ
A gate fee of $20 per car for day visitors to Margaritaville at Lanier Islands applies (12+ Passenger Vehicle is $30). The gate fee may increase for special events.
The Margaritaville Annual and Season Park Passes include the gate fee.
Dogs are allowed at LandShark Landing. All dogs must be leashed and under the physical control of a person at all times. Dogs are not permitted in indoor facilities.
A lakeside adventure with fun and exciting rides at all levels on the thrill scale, The Water Park at Lanier Islands has something for everyone, from toddlers to teens and adults. If you love excitement, this is the place for you! Slide down the Black Out in total darkness, race your best pal on dual mats, challenge yourself to heart-pounding drops and breathtaking vertical plummets or fly across the lake on a zip line. Try them all and then replay your favorites!
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