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Great activity for kids and adults. We loved this river and it was fun. Water was a little cold... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Brooklyn, NY
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Even though it was a warm sunny afternoon, in December it is just too cold for tubing. Still, it... read more

Reviewed December 18, 2018
Dawsonville, Georgia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great activity for kids and adults. We loved this river and it was fun. Water was a little cold, but we made it. Everyone has a lot of fun. You need a stick to maneuver in the river.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ynny
Reviewed December 18, 2018

Even though it was a warm sunny afternoon, in December it is just too cold for tubing. Still, it was nice to just take a few minutes and watch the Chattahoochee River wind its way through Helen. With the recent rains, there was plenty of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 646lorit
Reviewed November 5, 2018

The water was clear and pristine. I don't know about the summertime when they do tubing on it but the fall color around the banks was beautiful.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank cabeza14
Reviewed October 26, 2018

Can float down river with family and friends for miles. Relaxing on the river talking with friends and enjoying pretty views as you go.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Sarah F
Reviewed October 25, 2018

My grandsons, ages 12 and 14, floated the tubes in early October 2018. It was occasionally a bit challenging when we got stuck on a rock, but overall totally easy, lovely and peaceful. Strongly suggest that EVERY person in your group purchase the $4 "stick"...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Melissa H
Reviewed October 17, 2018

Beautiful quiet river to enjoy nature and fish for trout. We were able to fish along the river and enjoy nature from the benches placed along the river in the park.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018

enjoyed the float down the river on a hot afternoon--places a little difficut to float because of rocks and depth of water but not dangerous in any way--Enjoy

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cmcJaxFl
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Very nice! Only $5 per person all day that's just for tubing on the Chattahoochee River! Can be relaxing and we try to go at least once a year. Highly recommended for all ages!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Fay B
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

The Chattahoochee river is an Awesome sight that flows through Helen and provides a huge amount of fun for tourists and locals alike.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dascamp48
Reviewed October 2, 2018

My wife and I enjoyed the 2 hr. tube experience. There were places along the river where you could receive sunlight, but there were probably more places in the shade. Beautiful river.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jason A
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August 31, 2018|
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Response from ken711 | Reviewed this property |
no glass containers are allowed. You know, you're really not out on the river long enough to need a brewsky. I'd suggest you hold off till the end and then go grab a beer along a couple of the restaurants along the river... More
August 31, 2018|
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Response from Lifelong_Traveller99 | Reviewed this property |
Rules posted on Cool River Tubing website: These rules are enforced by the CITY OF HELEN. 1. It is unlawful for any person to use or possess any cooler or drink container, either in or upon the Chattahoochee River within... More
July 14, 2018|
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Response from MimsJoe | Reviewed this property |
I was concerned about it being cold, too, but it was comfortable. The tube keeps you out of the water until it dips and fills with some, but it is refreshing as others have answered. Even when you have to get unstuck, you... More