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Rockin 'R' River Rides

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We offer toobing, rafting, and kayaking on the Comal and Guadalupe rivers in New Braunfels, TX. Voted Best River Outfitter and Best Toob Rental in New Braunfels for the last 19 years.
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1405 Gruene Rd, New Braunfels, TX 78130-3334
+1 830-629-9999
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All reviews rockin r these guys hour trip several times in the past great trip the check in process a short bus ride small rapids drop off point beautiful scenery relaxing fun tubing experience other companies tube rental only downfall low water disposable containers
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Went with my friends from college, as tourists, we were scared that the process was going to be long and tedious. Turns out that it was really easy to rent and we headed down the river happily! Good and relaxing fun, we would reccommend this...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SarahK6996
Reviewed September 4, 2018

I'm from Uganda and used to Grade 5 rapids, so I didn't think this sort of thing with friends and family would be fun. I was wrong. We had a totally relaxing time with all, floating steadily down the river. The toobs had run out...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank robiny222
Reviewed August 31, 2018

We checked in and there is a sign....no refunds..lots of rules about noise and how many tents on a site....Our first and only night there....finally heard someone tell them to shut the music down around 12:30....they were still noisy until at least 2... Got up...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Greg G
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Rockin R has been our go to river float outfitter for the last 7 years. Their process of getting you WHAT you need for the river, and to WHERE you need to be on the river is so organized and stress free. Never disappoints! Looking...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nsleeman
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Float the river trip in August was great...wished the flow in the river was a little faster though. Rockin R made it easy...drove to the location, paid up, dropped in right at river, and went on a 3 hr tour. 7 of us rented toobs...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank V1128BQstevenc
Landan R, Manager at Rockin 'R' River Rides, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Hi Steven C, We're happy to hear you enjoyed your trip even with the lower than ideal flows and are happy to hear that you're already thinking about your next trip! As a thank you for your feedback, we would like to invite you to...More

Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Our family enjoyed being able to toob without worried about walking.. the shuttle picked us up and even allow you to take a second trip for free if you are back before 4pm. Also, dont bring ANY disposable containers. I have tweens and we aren't...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Landan R, Manager at Rockin 'R' River Rides, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Hi TigerlillyBlossom, W're so happy to hear that you enjoyed your float with us. Our prices are competitive with the other toobing and rafting companies in the area, but we know that it can feel expensive, especially with the disposable container ordinance the city currently...More

Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Hot sunny day there is no better way to spend a few hours . The river was a little low in parts but was still such a lovely lazy way to see the county side . Professional and well organised. Just remember food and drink...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bencat123
Landan R, Manager at Rockin 'R' River Rides, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Hi bencat123, Glad to hear you enjoyed your float on the Guadalupe, even with the lower than usual water flows! As a thank you for your feedback, we would like to invite you to email us at social@rockinr.com to receive a coupon code for your...More

Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

This is our 7th annual trip. We have used other companies, but Rockin R is by far the best. The staff is amazing and friendly. The bus driver’s are great. These folks know how to take care of their customers. We are lifetime Rockin R...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Landan R, Manager at Rockin 'R' River Rides, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Hi Stephen W, We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your latest trip and appreciate your continued loyalty over the years! Our bus drivers rock and we always love showing them their shoutouts from reviews. As a thank you for your feedback, we...More

Reviewed July 31, 2018

These guys have floating down to a science. Excellent tubes, great transportation. Would recommend making a reservation ahead of time to reduce wait time!More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jcb209
Landan R, Manager at Rockin 'R' River Rides, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

Hi jcb209, We're so happy to hear that you enjoyed your float experience with us! We love our online reservation system and how much quicker it can make things, especially on busy days, so we appreciate you recommending it. As a thank you for your...More

Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

The river was not very fast today but there were still three or four rapids that made it interesting. The cost is reasonable and parking is free. A nice building to change into your bathing suit. Friendly staff.More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Landan R, Manager at Rockin 'R' River Rides, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

Hi Scott L, Happy to hear you still enjoyed your float, even with the lower than ideal river conditions. We can't control the flows, but we're definitely doing our rain dances. As a thank you for your feedback, we would like to invite you to...More

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SallyMro
August 28, 2018|
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Response from Landan R | Property representative |
The downriver section, when you put in at Gruene and float down, should not have any walking on it. At these flows, the most walking you’d have would be about 5-10 steps if you floated through a lower section of the rapid... More
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Lori D
August 27, 2018|
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Response from c0astalgirl | Reviewed this property |
Yes, in my opinion the river is very safe for kids. Beautiful slow ride. However, there are a few mild rapids but I would not worry about those at all with kids. Enjoy!
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Zln Z
May 29, 2018|
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Response from Landan R | Property representative |
Yes, we just ask they are friendly, on a leash, and have their nails trimmed.
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