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Salt River Tubing

Power Road, Mesa, AZ
+1 480-984-3305
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Salt River Tubing

As a Mesa resident we have been tubing down the Salt River for a number of years. Twelve of the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Harlow, United Kingdom
via mobile
Our whole group loved it, brought own tubes and 2 cars

We have been down the river twice both with a small group (about 4 people) and had a blast every... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
via mobile
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Power Road, Mesa, AZ
+1 480-984-3305
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

As a Mesa resident we have been tubing down the Salt River for a number of years. Twelve of the family went and we rented the tubes and bus ride to and back from the river. We did tie our tubes together and float the...More

2  Thank SueCurtisEvans
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have been down the river twice both with a small group (about 4 people) and had a blast every time. We went when there were a decent amount of people but it was overbearing. I mean it's a river but I never saw anything...More

1  Thank dairyberrys
Reviewed 6 days ago

A wonderful excursion that can't be beat! The trip out to the river ran like clockwork. Can use some improvement on the flow of the return trip. A longer than anticipated wait which seemed unnecessary, given the # of buses they have available. Can't wait...More

Thank GetawayWestCoast
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the 2 1/2 hr float trip. Great and friendly staff, crystal clear water, tubes available with tubs for coolers. Great fun activity for a great day in the Arizona sunshine.

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Attended twice. Awesome if you want to float down the river on a tube. You can rent a tube or bring your own. Lots of public drinking. If you are ok with that this is for you. Two distance options I went on four hour...More

1  Thank Gzr938
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This "experience" seems like a good idea, floating on an inner tube down a cool river. Well, after reading several stories of people getting drunk and peeing and pooing in the river, and several getting diseases, and it being closed down, I thought it best...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

This can be fun but you dont want to go when the dam is releasing anything under 1000 cubic feet per second. At less than 1000 cfs the chance of tailbone contact with rocks is too likely. Check at USGS 09502000 SALT RIVER BLW STEWART...More

1  Thank StopCallingMe S
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Man, there is no place more both relaxing and exhilarating at the same time than a lazy afternoon tube float down the Salt River. Vast blue skies overhead, cool, soothing water refreshing your body from the warming, dry Arizona air...and unmatched mountainous views to round-out...More

1  Thank B3249ADmatthewc
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We all enjoyed this and can't wait to go back. The water is cold even in the summer but the sun is scorching even with sunscreen and shirts. We did see a snake in the river and lots of drunk stoners but didn't mind. The...More

Thank TTKY
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I took my daughter and a group of her friends during the week to tube. It was relatively quiet (Wednesday in July) but the girls had a blast! We revisited on the weekend and there were many more people but just as enjoyable. Everyone tubing...More

Thank alyle2017
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What are the months of operation? Is this open in October?
2 May 2017|
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Response from drgunfly | Reviewed this property |
They are only open seasonaly. May - September. October may be chilly for water activities - at least for Arizona peeps. The surrounding lakes provide year round swimming tho!
Charlotte H
I am assuming that January is not a good month for this trip. correct?
3 January 2017|
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Response from Martyandrews | Reviewed this property |
No not a winter sport, but it is a great way to spend a day when it's warm.
Kris J
Are there lockers or anything where you rent the tubes to keep keys, phone, etc.?
19 September 2016|
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Response from Trev B | Reviewed this property |
There is an outfit before you get to the river where you can leave your vehicle they get you the tubes etc and then drop you by bus upstream - I think it was only around 15-20$ pretty cheap we went with friends though and it... More