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Green River Cove Tubing

5200 Green River Cove Road, Saluda, NC 28773
828-749-3781
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Ranked #4 of 8 Attractions in Saluda
Type: Water sports
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English first
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The Green River is a must see. Beautiful trees, rocks, water. No industrial invasion in this prestine gorge. I wouldn't take small children because the water is fast and rocky. But I try to go at least once per year. Best tubing in WNC.

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New York City, New York
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79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Saluda is home to kayaking and adventurers. This tubing facility has everything you need for hour long tubing rides across the river. Lots of fun!!!

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Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
11 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We did the two hour tubing trip. The price was very reasonable and the staff was friendly and helpful.

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Greer, South Carolina, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

The Green River was always a great way to spend the day. Its now more family oriented and you can no longer take your cooler...lol. But it is still a great way to spend a hot summer day..

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Woodruff, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I have gone down the green river several times and learned from each trip. I discovered that the best and most enjoyable way to ride the river is to carry a long stick, be it a real stick, an old mop or broom handle as long as it's approximately 3-4 feet. This helps you to avoid rocks and other treacherous... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Beautiful and relaxing with a touch of excitement going down the levels, lower river only. It was nice to have the option of doing the one hour twice instead of the 2 hour trip and having more grades to contend with. More instruction for first timers would have been nice, since the river divided between trees, rocks and an island... More

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South Carolina
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7 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

My family went tubing yesterday with some friends, we had a total group of 12. We had a great time! My family has been tubing here for years and we love it! We paid $9.00 to tube half the river, it took about 3 hours and we had a lot of fun! The children who were 4, 8, 9, 11,... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

The staff was friendly and we really had a good time. For only $9.00 per person you can tube down the river for over two hours. A bus will pick you up and take you back to the parking area. They do not provide life vests so bring your own although they did have a few laying around for people... More

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Locust Grove, Virginia
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Our family went tubing on July 2nd 2014. You have a choice of renting a "boat" or a tube. The boat rental is $20.00 and the tube is $9.00. If you have a small child they can ride with you in the boat. Part of our family rented the boats and several of us the tubes. You can choose from... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This was a quiet relaxing tube ride that almost anyone could do. The vegetation is lush and green. I felt very safe with my four children ages 9 to 17. They all enjoyed it. Great value for 9 bucks

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