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Salt River Tubing

Power Road, Mesa, AZ
480-984-3305
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Ranked #12 of 35 Attractions in Mesa
Type: Bodies of Water
Traveler Description: Tubing is a blast, but you must be well prepared. There is a rental station from which you can rent tubes for people and your cooler. If you're... more »
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Queen Creek, Arizona
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45 reviews 45 reviews
11 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

If you're looking for something different to do this is it. Great way to float along have fun and see great views. The price is right. Give it a try

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Floating the river is so much fun! We like to tie our tubes together. We also put a sheet over the tube so you don't fall through. If you get your own tubes, it's cheaper and all you have to do is pay for the bus ride. Don't forget a tube for your food and drinks and marshmallows to throw!

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Mesa, Arizona
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This is a wonderful day trip to keep cool and just relax. If you have not tried this make it your next group gathering for a lazy day. weekends can be busy I would recommend a weekday trip for more relaxing and some beautiful scenery!!!!

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Mesa, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This is a great family experience. Bring lots of sun lotion! Cruise lazily on the river watching for local wildlife and serene landscapes, then, OOPS! You are in a crazy swirl of water as the river moves up and down, tubes spin around, and the kids squeal! There is a beach at the halfway point where you can have your... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

the salt river tubing experience is great also kayaking is fun my only complaint is the folks who throw their trash in the river and they are few but the evidence remains there for a long time there are sections of the river bottom that look like a dumping ground, unfortunate more people do not care. Otherwise, the tubing and... More

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Mesa, Arizona
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is truly one on the "Must Do" activities in the valley. Be prepared, be safe and don't get too crazy on the river. Enjoy.

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san tan valley,az
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

this is the best thing for locals and out of towners to do during the summer time,BUT bring lots of sun screen and get your tubes before arriving on site and buy a tonto forest pass also on sale at most of the "stores" before you get on the hiway to the river..

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Phoenix
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We have gone Tubing on the Salt River several times and we also went kyaking on the Salt River, great way to cool off with the desert heat of the summer!

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Apache Junction, Arizona, United States
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We arrived right as the first bus was ready to go.....9:00 a.m. There were no crowds and once on the river it was so peaceful and quite. I was advised that going on a Sunday and early hours would be best for a more peaceful trip, and that advice was right on. I am a native of Arizona, and had... More

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Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

The Salt Lake River had a beautiful and very peaceful feel to it. The kayaking was great with a wonderful workout. The wild animals that I saw was well worth the work down the river. My favorite part was seeing the wild horses in the water.

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