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||Your about to jump into a sports and recreation
dreamland full of exhilarating experiences. Five 18-hole championship
golf courses, two awesome Water Parks, Water Skiing, Surfing,
Parasailing, Wakeboarding, Tubing, Boating, Biking, Fishing, Tennis,
Horseback riding, Boat Cruises, Health Clubs and Spa Treatments. Even
Race Car Driving! Your options are practically endless. You can quench
your thirst for adventure, or cast a line for relaxation. Everything you
need to know is right here. So pick your pleasure and give Disney a
call. For more information on these activities (except where indicated)
call 407-WDW-PLAY (393-7529) or touch *57 from your Disney Resort.
Water Parks and Surfing
Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park
What happens when a snow-ski resort undergoes a rapid meltdown? You get the wettest, wackiest, most exhilarating water park you can imagine! That's what awaits you at Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park. You'll be able to experience the awesome 120 foot high Summit Plummet one of the tallest, fastest free fall slides in the World! The Summit Plummet "ski jump" tower will take you on a 60 mph plunge straight down to a splash landing at the base of the mountain. The side by side racing slides, the Downhill Double Dipper, offer lots of thrills and chills. And that's just the tip of the iceberg. You'll also discover a host of other exciting slides, flumes, white water raft rides and tube runs. There's even a place for the little ones at Tike's Peak, a mountain of pint sized fun.
Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park
What happens when a typhoon blows through your place? You get on of nature's tropical paradises! You'll get blown away by spending the day experiencing twisting slides, roaring rapids and the most wonderful waterways imaginable. Or just relax under a shady palm tree on the soft white sand beaches. You got to try Humunga Kowabunga's triple 214 foot speed slides that shoot down the inside of Mt. Mayday. Experience all the fun at one of the world's largest inland lagoons, eight water slides, a continuous flowing tube river and a saltwater snorkeling experience with real sharks! There's even a place for the little ones at Ketchakiddie Creek with lots of splashing fun.
Ready to hang ten? Ride the surf before Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park opens for the day, with topnotch instruction from Cocoa Beach Surfing School. We'll even provide the boards. There are age and height requirements for this program. Call 407-WDW-PLAY (939-7529) or touch *57 from your Disney resort for reservations.
Golf and other Recreation
Play a round on a Walt Disney World Resort golf course and you will have put yourself on tour. That's because our courses have been a tradition on the PGA Tour for over 30 years. They've even been recognized as a Gold Medal Golf Resort by Golf Magazine. Tee up where the legends of the game have played. You could tee up where Jack Nicklaus beat the field in 1971, or tackle the beauties Tiger Woods tamed when he won the Golf Classic for the second time in 1999. Some of the world's most talented architects have created our legendary links. Whether you choose a course designed by Pete Dye, Tom Fazio or Joe Lee, you're in for a world-class golf experience. Lessons? Good idea. PGA Pros are available and our Pro Shops are equipped with the newest Titleist/Cobra golf clubs and FootJoy shoes for rent. Complimentary private transportation all five golf courses is available for guests staying at a Walt Disney World Resort. Call 407-WDW-GOLF (939-4653) for tee times.
Ready for a fishing Excursion where the largemouth bass practically jump into your boat? Then you and up to four of your fishing buddies should try out a two-hour guided trip. We'll provide a Sun Tracker fishing boat, tackle and a guide to get you to the hot spots. It's catch and release and your guide will even bait your hook and release your catch. All you've got to do is catch them. For the little angler, try a guided Kid's Fishing Trip, or Cane Pole Fishing at selected locations. Call 407- WDW-PLAY (939-7529) or touch *57 from your Disney resort for reservations.
Scoot across the water in your very own sleek Mercury Water Mouse mini-powerboat, or for some family fun, captain a Sun Tracker pontoon boat. We've even got sailboats for those who enjoy harnessing the wind. For those special occasions, we offer specialty cruises where you could take an evening for a personally guided cruise around the pristine Disney waterways with brilliantly lit Theme Parks as your backdrop. We offer cruises on selected evenings that take in our world famous Disney Fireworks, or you could even turn a cruise into a birthday or anniversary celebration. Cruises accommodate up to 12 persons. If you fancy something larger, we have the "Grand1," a 45 foot Sea Ray Yacht, ready to cruise around Seven Seas Lagoon and Bay Lake, complete with a Captain and First Mate. For specialty cruise information call 407- WDW-PLAY (939-7529) or touch *57 from your Disney resort.
Race across the waters or soar through the skies either way, you'll be flying! At water-ski world champion Sammy Duvall's Water Sports Centre, you can go water skiing, wakeboarding, parasailing, tubing or ride a personal watercraft! All the state of the art equipment is provided for you. Sammy Duvall's expert instructors will make sure that, no matter what your skill level, you'll have the time of your life. Call 407-939-0754
Full Service Spas
Want to experience some oohs and aahs? The Spa at Disney's Grand Floridian Spa & Health Club invite you to leave the world behind and come to a place where you are the center of the universe. Immerse yourself in luxurious therapies from around the world, including facials and body wraps, massage, pedicures and manicures, hydro-massage and aromatherapy. Come indulge yourself-you deserve it! Call 407-824-2332 for Disney's Grand Floridian Spa and Health Club.
Volley for serve? Grab a racquet and we'll see you on the court. Choose between one of the 8 clay courts or 9 hard courts throughout Walt Disney World Resort. There's also a top notch tennis program with clinics and private lessons available at selected locations. With a few tips from these pro's you'll see a marked improvement in your game. Please call to reserve a court or to take part in a program. Call 407-WDW-PLAY (939-7529) or touch *57 from your Disney resort.
Richard Petty Driving Experience
Imagine your foot on the accelerator with 600 horsepower at your command. You're racing down the embankments of the Walt Disney World Speedway, one of the most challenging tracks in motor sports! You fire up the 358 cubic-inch V8 NASCAR Winston Cup Stock Car, take the green flag and drive your way to glory! Drive your own car or ride shotgun on a 145 mph rocket ride that, until now, you've only dreamed about. For reservations, call 1-800-BE-PETTY (237-3889)
Keep your head down, keep your eye on the ball and watch out for squirting fish! We've got four great miniature golf courses that'll challenge your "short game" while they tickle your funny bone. Disney's Winter Summerland Miniature Golf course is actually an off-season retreat for Santa and his elves, located just outside Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park. Disney's Fantasia Gardens Miniature Golf course, across from the Walt Disney World Swan Hotel, comes complete with dancing hippos and marching broomsticks! For more information, call 407-560-3000 for Disney's Winter Summerland or 407-560-4870 for Disney's Fantasia Garden's. Birthday Parties can be booked by calling 407-WDW-BDAY (939-2329) or touch *57 from your Disney resort.
Other Sports and Recreational Activities
Use your pedal power on one of our cruiser style bicycles or Surrey bikes for 2, 4 or 6 riders. Bike rentals are available at selected Disney Resorts. Arcades, Jogging, Playgronds, Stables, and Volleyball . Ever want to Quarterback your own football team? Try the Sports Experience at Disney's Wide World of Sports complex. For the latest in Electronic fun, try out one of our Arcades where we have all the hottest games. For kid sized fun (Ages 4-12), check out our Children's Activity Centers with all the latest toys and games from Hasbro. 407-WDW-DINE (939-3463) or touch Dining Options from your Disney Resort. *The Sports Experience is open during event days at Disney's Wide World of Sports complex.
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