April 26, 2013
Families looking forward to splashing around Henderson's Cowabunga Bay Water Park this summer will have to wait. The water park won't open until Spring 2014. ?We?ve been pushing and pushing hard to get ready for summer,? said Shane Huish, the park?s general manager. ?It became apparent we weren?t going to finish it in time.? The park originally was set to open Memorial Day ? the same day as Summerlin?s Wet ?n? Wild water park ? but Huish said a series of setbacks threw off construction. First, workers ran into Caliche, a concrete-like mix of hardened calcium carbonate, gravel, sand, clay and silt, 15 feet below the ground.
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