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Address: 590 Edelweiss Strasse, Helen, GA 30545
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We can't wait to try out the new zip line adventure section for kids!

So, we wandered around town trying to find something fun over spring break and stumbled by Cool River Tubing's new zip line course just north of downtown Helen. What a setup... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
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54 reviews 54 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

So, we wandered around town trying to find something fun over spring break and stumbled by Cool River Tubing's new zip line course just north of downtown Helen. What a setup! First class all the way. We had a great time and especially loved the cool t-shirts. The kids didn't want to leave. We promised we would be back this... More 

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Gainesville, Georgia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We make the float down the river each summer an annual family event. Cool River Tubing is a class act. Check in is easy, affordable and their customer service is friendly and pleasant. The river does not have large scary rapids. Its a calm relaxing trip down with a few exciting moments of fast water through large rock formations. Pay... More 

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Helen, Georgia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

You really need to do this activity with friends and family. The kids love it and the price is so reasonable, just a few bucks. I would suggest if you're going with a group that you only tie the tubes in a row, not in a circle, you'll be sorry when you hit some rough spots. If your kids are... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

In spite of being very crowded and too shallow in many places, we loved it. Met some great folks along the way. The trip is longer than I expected and the price was fair.

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Stuart, Florida
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94 reviews 94 reviews
11 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Went down the river in august when the water was lower and still had a great time. Had to push thru a few areas so the push stick was worth the five dollars. What a wonderful way to spend the day with the kids an not spend a fortune.

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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Well...it is a reasonable price for a day of fun..but it's alot of hard work and no place for young children if there has been ANY rain the week you are there. I was really looking forward to this tubing trip. It was the biggest reason we chose Helen as our destination. However, we did not realize just how quickly... More 

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Snellville, Georgia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Cool River Tubing is very affordable for a family. When you purchase your tour, you select the short ride or the long ride. The staff will advise you as to how long each ride should probably last depending on the water level, and sometimes when the water is lower only the shorter ride is available. I strongly suggest you get... More 

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Largo, Florida
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47 reviews 47 reviews
8 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

One hot day we went to the Cool River Tubing Company to try our luck floating down the Chattahoochee River. We paid our $5 to rent the tube and purchased one stick for $5 between us to assist us with navigating the river. We then selected a tube and got a strap so we could tether our tubes together so... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I loved it all. It is a cheap way to have a lot of fun!! You need to make sure you go when it has rained a lot so the river is moving good.

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

OMG this was awesome for an awesome price! Hours of relaxation for 5 dollars a must see and do!! There is no way that I wouldn't go back and do this - Everyone that went with us loved it!

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