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Farmington River Tubing
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92 Main St, New Hartford, CT 06057-2746
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

What a gorgeous view of the community from the river. The water is incredibly cool on a hot summer afternoon and it's so quiet. The rapids area can be a bit dangerous when the water is high and fast, and when the water is low,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Steve N
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Had a great time tubing down the Farmington River. Great staff that were very helpful. The river is very scenic and a few small rapids add to the fun. Best $20 I have spent in a long time...

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank taras425
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Went with my boyfriend, for the first time at this place. I've tubed before at other places. But this was the best and is fairly cheap and since it is run well and you get right in, I was really pleased. No hitches, jerky people,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

We live 90 minutes away, but the trip is totally worth it. They are an organized, efficient, well-run company. The ride down the river is at times fun and fast, and other times lazy and relaxing. Recommend sneakers or water shoes, and shorts over your...More

Date of experience: July 2018
5  Thank DAnnR74
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This was a late Summer excursion to share some family time before returning to the routine of work and school. Despite having heard many stories of friends and family members tubing down the river, this was our first experience; and, I regret now that it...More

Date of experience: August 2017
7  Thank Gaelic_Gypsy
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We had such a great afternoon!! The company is super organized and efficient, there were SO many people but there is no standing around or waiting. I strongly rcmd wearing swim/gym shorts and old sneakers. There are a lot of rocks, some will go under...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank Courtney W
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We saw a Facebook post about tubing this river and decided to check it out for our friends birthday. It was $20 CASH ONLY. I must say, I was a bit nervous at first because the pictures they have posted of the rapids look pretty...More

Date of experience: August 2017
5  Thank mandax013
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Not sure I'd risk it with little kids, but 4 teens and 2 solidly-middle-agers managed with only some minor tushie bruises from hidden rocks. We didn't, but several people young and old did get flipped and separated from their tubes...water cool but tame in august...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank ctgreenes
Reviewed 10 August 2017

A great relaxing family activity with lots of eye candy along the path. The whole process was easy and organized with zero waiting.

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank leegirls
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Great family fun for the day! Emailed a question and received a reply the same day. No need for reservations.. just call in advance to confirm weather conditions. Best time to go is early 10-10:30am to beat the crowds. Bring your own life jacket or...More

Date of experience: August 2017
5  Thank Greg S
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bathing suit with shorts and water shoes