Tropicanoe Cove

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The OFFICIAL site of Tropicanoe Cove! Kick off your shoes, grab your swimming suit and come experience a taste of the tropics in the heart of Indiana. Only Tropicanoe Cove offers the perfect blend of Hoosier hospitality with the pleasure of a watery paradise. From the spiraling Banana Peel tube slide to the leisurely Cattail Crik, you're sure to find plenty of cool summertime fun for the entire family!


1915 Scott Street
Lafayette, IN 47904 

Phone Number:

(765) 807-1531 Pool Season
(765) 807-1500 Off Season

Hours and Operation

Tropicanoe Cove is now CLOSED for the season. We will re-open in May 2018.

Pool Admission Fees

 We accept all major credit and debit cards as well as cash (business checks accepted - certain restrictions apply).

Daily Admission Fees

Guest Price of Admission
Toddler (2 and under) FREE
Guests under 48 inches tall $6.00
Guests over 48 inches tall $7.00
Just Watching $2.00

Family Night Admission Fees (Wednesdays from 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.)

Guest Price of Admission After 4:00 p.m.
Toddler (2 and under) FREE
Guests under 48 inches tall $2.00
Guests over 48 inches tall $3.00

Season Passes

Initial Pass $100.00 
Additional Family Members $30.00 each 
Season passes are available for purchase at Tropicanoe Cove or Castaway Bay and are for unlimited use; passes are non-refundable. With the purchase of a season pass to Tropicanoe Cove, you will receive 5 admissions to Vinton Pool and/or Castaway Bay! 

Not-for-Profit Rate

$4.00 per person (rate applies Monday-Friday only, excluding holidays) 
This rate applies only to not-for-profits groups in Tippecanoe County. All other groups will pay regular group rates. 
Must be one adult for every 10 children. 

Group Rate

$6.00 - minimum of 10 people 
Reservations and pre-payment must be made at least 48 hours in advance, for groups larger than 30 people. Call (765) 807-1500 to make your reservations. 

Private Rentals

Have your own private pool party at Tropicanoe Cove! Rates are $650.00 per hour with a 2 hour minimum. Private rentals are not available on Wednesday. Please call (765) 807-1500 for more information. 

Tropicanoe Cove is located in Lafayette's historic Columbian Park. Parking is available near the corner of Main and Scott Streets. For additional directions, please call (765) 807-1531. 

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