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Bong slide! Our top five ideas for Aurora's Gaylord Rockies Hotel water park

Last week, the Houston-based company that plans to develop an 85-acre, 1,500-room hotel and convention center in Aurora, near Denver International Airport, revealed that it would like to add a gigantic, $25 million indoor-outdoor water park to the project.

RIDA Development Corporation, which took the project over from Gaylord Entertainment in March 2013, said the park would include several pools, two water slides, a lazy river and simulated hot springs.

But we've got some better ideas.

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Jonathan Shikes is a Denver native who writes about business and beer for Westword.
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