Disney Files NEW Typhoon Lagoon Permit Ahead of Possible Reopening

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A Shipwreck designed for Typhoon Lagoon

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Walt Disney World Resort is comprised of four theme parks — Magic Kingdom, EPCOT, Disney’s Animal Kingdom, and Disney’s Hollywood Studios — and two water parks — Blizzard Beach and Typhoon Lagoon.

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While Blizzard Beach and its famous Summit Plummet waterslide reopened earlier this year, Typhoon Lagoon has remained abandoned, although several permits for the Park have been filed, most recently for the Ketchakiddie Creek toddler play area.

Now, Disney is seemingly continuing to prepare for the possible reopening of the popular water park with yet another construction permit.

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Related: Activity Spotted In Deserted-Looking Typhoon Lagoon

This permit is to “Provide labor & materials for replacement of play surface”, so it is likely related to the seemingly ongoing Ketchakiddie Creek refurbishment.

Walt Disney World Resort officials have not confirmed how extensive the renovation of Ketchakiddie Creek will be, but it seems that little ones and their families will be able to enjoy at least some upgraded features whenever Typhoon Lagoon does reopen to Guests.

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Related: Nighttime Photo Shows Typhoon Lagoon Remains Deserted

Ketchakiddee Creek is officially described as:

Kids under 4 feet tall can frolic in shallow pools populated by whimsical crocodiles, squirting seals and playful elephants. Let them explore mini waterslides, splash in a cave with a waterfall and take aim with a water cannon aboard the leaky tugboat S.S. Squirt.

Kid-friendly tunes and a small, sandy beach make this the perfect playground for water-loving kiddos.

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Related: Deserted Typhoon Lagoon May Soon Welcome Guests Back

Typhoon Lagoon also has plenty of rides for the older members of your family, including North America’s largest wave pool, the Crush’n’Gusher water slide that is inspired by roller coasters, and the completely dark Humunga Kowabunga body slide!

Would you like to see Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon reopen soon?

Let the expert team at Academy Travel help you plan your next magical vacation to Disney World’s water parks, four theme parks — Magic Kingdom, EPCOT, Disney’s Animal Kingdom, and Disney’s Hollywood Studios — and the Disney Springs shopping and dining district!

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