Photo Courtesy of Paqua Park

Paqua Park at Scorpion Bay Marina just re-opened for the 2022 season. The 5,000 square foot inflatable, on-water obstacle course at Lake Pleasant provides hours of fun for ages seven and up.

Paqua Park sessions are 45 minutes long and are currently available on the weekends to individuals at least 7 years old and 45 inches tall. Life jackets are required for all participants and are provided with booking.

Paqua Park at Scorpion Bay Marina is located within the Lake Pleasant Regional Park, which requires a $7 per car admission to enter the park. Aqua socks or water shoes with a soft rubber sole are permitted on the course. However, river shoes, Tevas, crocs, sneakers or any other hard bottomed shoes are not permitted.

The park is open Saturdays and Sundays from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. until the end of May and then park hours will expand. Saturday and Sunday sessions begin at 11:30 a.m., 12:45 p.m., 2 p.m., and 3:15 p.m.

Paqua Park at Scorpion Bay is located at 10970 Peninsula Boulevard in Peoria. Sessions cost $25 a person with group booking discounts available. For more information, visit, call 928-714-7477, or email