Furman Aquatic Center

Water Parks
  • Located in Ames, Iowa
  • Completed 2010
  • 23,991 sq. ft. of water surface area
  • 2011 Dream Design Award

Waters Edge designed the Furman Aquatic Center to fulfill the recreational and competitive aquatic requests of the citizens of Ames.  Furman Aquatic Center is loaded with features, including a 50-meter competition pool equipped with a 1-meter spring board and a 3-meter platform.  The recreational features include zero-depth entry, spray features, a large play structure, basketball hoops, a toddler slide, and a 550 foot lazy river with spray features.  For the thrill seekers, the design included 2 tremendous water slides, a drop slide, and a family slide.