Kensington Metropark – Splash ‘n’ Blast Splash Pad

Kensington Metropark Splash ‘n’ Blast is a great splash pad with water slides and many fun water features.  The park is located just north of I-96 on Kent Lake in Milford.  Kensington Metropark is fantastic with so many things to do.  They host an 18-hole regulation golf course, 27-hole disc course, nature center, farm center, beautiful picnic areas, two great beaches and scenic hiking and biking trails.

Kensington MetroPark - Splash & Blast

Entry into the park (2018) is $10 per day or $35 for an annual pass (which will get you into all the Metroparks).

Kensington Metropark - Splash ‘n’ Blast Splash Pad

Kensington Metropark’s Splash ’n’ Blast. offers two, 250-foot twisted waterslides and a spray ground with palm trees, serpents, and cannons that spray water. Waterslide riders must be 48” tall or higher. The splash pad is open daily from 11 am to 7 pm Memorial Day through Labor Day.

 Splash ‘n’ Blast Admission (updated 2018)

42” and taller – $6
Under 42” – $5
Children under 30” – Free

Twilight Rate (5 p.m. until closing)
42” and taller – $5
Under 42” – $4
Children under 30” – Free

Kensington Metropark - Splash ‘n’ Blast Splash Pad

My sister in law did go down both of the slides and said that the enclosed slide was super fun and fast.

Kensington Metropark - Splash ‘n’ Blast Splash Pad

As far as the splash pad went, there were a lot of cute features.  The facility was clean and the staff was friendly.  There are concessions, restrooms, and showers available nearby.

The huge bummer was that within a few minutes both of my kids were begging to go to the beach.  (Which is FREE with park admission).  So I tried to hold them off for a little bit, which was a failed attempt of me trying to get my money’s worth out of the splash pad.  Oh well!

Kensington Metropark - Splash ‘n’ Blast Splash Pad

The Martindale Beach was nice.  It wasn’t too rocky and the plant life wasn’t overwhelming.  There is no lifeguard on duty.

Check out our listing of over 30 Splash Pads in Metro Detroit.

Amber Louchart

Amber is the proud Homeschooling mother to four beautiful children, Damian (22), Rosaleigh (8), Carlyn (5), Naomi (2) and a wife to her loving husband, Chancellor. She enjoys reading, crafting, photography & singing, although with four children, a house to clean and two websites, she rarely finds time to engage in her hobbies. She loves being a stay-at-home mom and feels blessed to be able to care for her children full-time and provide them with so many opportunities through Metro Detroit Mommy.

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