Tallest, fastest water slide in the world to debut in 2014

Posted at 10:33 AM, Nov 20, 2013
and last updated 2013-11-20 10:33:25-05

Kansas City – Schlitterbahn, a water park in Kansas City, Kan., is building the tallest, fastest water slide in the world, according to a report from

The Verrückt (which means “insane” in German) Meg-A-Blaster will make its debut next May when the park opens. The report says the company recently shared photos and video of construction of the new 17-story thrill slide.

On the ride, four-person rafts will plummet down from the tower and speed across a five-story hill.

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