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5200 Green River Cove Rd, Saluda, NC 28773-9525
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Reviewed September 9, 2015

I had an excellent time, but this could be dangerous for kids. As several reviewers have stated, your kids will get separated from you when you hit any of the faster moving rapids and there are rocks and fallen trees in the river, along with...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank chelldeni
Reviewed September 7, 2015 via mobile

We decided on last minute tubing trip. Green River was fabulous. Family operated, friendly, no frills! All we needed was a quality tub for our float and a ride back to our car. Our 3 mile trip tool close to three hours. The ride was...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed August 23, 2015

You should probably try the 2 hour to start. The lower section is a bit more difficult than the upper section especially if you're taking your dog as we did.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank KenB912
Reviewed August 18, 2015

The Green River Gorge is about 30 miles north of Spartanburg traveling up I-26. The road into the gorge itself is VERY steep and winding. Take your time driving on it. We checked ahead of time to make sure that the dam was releasing water...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank walkoj6
Reviewed August 15, 2015

My husband took me there for my birthday last year it was awesome and peaceful. They had a ride to pick us up and take us to tube. Great prices they also helped us unload and told us where to enter. Would take my young...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank christinanicole88
Reviewed August 12, 2015

I had never been tubing down a river before, so and friend and I gave it a try. We chose Green River Cove Tubing Co. and I must say it was an excellent choice. They give you an option to do the 6 miles for...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank beachesgalore
Reviewed August 12, 2015

If you can get there right when they open plan to do that. It was already crowded by the time our 2 hour tubing trip was over. The bus takes you and your tube up to the drop point. If traveling with small kids ask...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank ReneeNC
Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

We had a great day! Great price! $9 for each tuber. We did Lower Rapids and started right at facility. Took over 2 hours with two young children, but so happy it did. Would have loved staying on longer. Tips: They do not give instructions...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Debbie1stdowner
Reviewed August 9, 2015

We had a great day of tubing, a well spent $9 per person! You'd spend way more than that a movie and get only 2 hrs of entertainment max! The 3 mile float seemed to take us about 3 hours. The water was GREAT. Lots...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank JEB-Asheville
Reviewed August 3, 2015

I recently took my two boys tubing, ages 8 & 10. They are a great age for this trip and had a good time. The staff are all very nice, but not a lot of instruction is provided. If you have never gone before, it...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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smartinwest
July 3, 2018|
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Response from Wendell G | Property representative |
I do have bigger tubes for bigger people
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Karen G
June 9, 2018|
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Response from Wendell G | Property representative |
No alcoholic beverages on the the river only 50ft from river
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Kristi B
July 15, 2016|
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Response from Debbie A | Reviewed this property |
They must be 5 years old and at least 42" tall. I would highly suggest a life jacket and an experienced tuber for each child.
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