Visiting one of the Great Wolf Lodge locations soon? With water slides in the huge indoor water park, arcade games, a bowling alley, and fun themed suites, a family vacation at a Great Wolf Lodge resort is a dream for young kids! Before you go, check off everything you need from this great wolf lodge packing list.
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Related: Read a detailed review of our recent stay at Great Wolf Lodge Manteca.
Great Wolf Lodge is a one-of-a-kind family destination. With multiple locations in the United States- from Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin to Grand Dells, Washington the Great Wolf Lodge has been a staple for 25 years.
What to Bring – Great Wolf Lodge Packing List
All of these items are a good idea to bring along when visiting Great Wolf Lodge.
- Water Shoes
- Flip Flops
- Bathing Suits
- Swimsuit cover ups
- Sunscreen for outdoor swimming (depending on the time you visit)
- Your own food from home (snacks like granola bars for your hotel room)
- Wet bag for your wet swimsuits
- Waterproof phone case
- Goggles for kids
- Water bottles
- Wands for magiquest game (if you purchased them during a previous stay)
- Cute PJs
- Swim diapers for little kids who need them
- Beach bag
- Small first aid kit
- Workout clothes for the fitness center
- Dry clothes for adventure park activities
- Socks and closed toed shoes for ropes course
What Great Wolf Lodge Provides
- Life jackets (no need to bring your own life vest)
- great wolf lodge towels for water park use
- Hair dryers (hotel room)
- Plastic bag for laundry (hotel room)
- Soaps, shampoos and basic toiletries (hotel room)
- A mini fridge (hotel room)
- Lockers in the water park
Fun Activities at Great Wolf Lodge
Great Wolf Lodge is a great place for the entire family to enjoy various activities. From the wave pool in the water park area to specialty treats at the dunkin’ donuts, kids will love it here.
Beside the water park, there is ice cream, story time, a ropes course, the Northern Lights Arcade, Mini Golf and a Gift Shop.
Depending on the time of year, you can also enjoy special festive activities. During the summer season, Great Wolf Lodge celebrates with Summer Camp-In. Young children will have a great time at this special summer dance party! Little kids also have so much fun participating in free extra camp activities, like Wiley’s Howlin’ BINGO, Arts and Crafts, splashing pool party and a special story time and character appearances.