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Green River Cove Tubing

5200 Green River Cove Rd, Saluda, NC 28773-9525
+1 828-749-3781
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Good fun

Nice time. Just enough rapids to make it exciting, but calm enough to make it relaxing. Friendly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Victoria R
Cape Coral, United States
via mobile
Great fun , excellent way to cool off

We have been going tubing and camping at Green River Cove for about the last eight years and have... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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5200 Green River Cove Rd, Saluda, NC 28773-9525
+1 828-749-3781
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice time. Just enough rapids to make it exciting, but calm enough to make it relaxing. Friendly and helpful staff.

Thank Victoria R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been going tubing and camping at Green River Cove for about the last eight years and have ALWAYS had a blast. I have read some other reviews and they were not kind , apparently people come here expecting the lazy river in Disney's...More

Thank jdone
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Whether you are looking for adventure or a leisurely activity, our family of four loved our recent trip to the Green River Cove Tubing. As first time visitors, the staff was friendly while there (and even when I called during the week to ask a...More

Thank laurenh940
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We've been going several times a year for about 6 years. We love it each time. Staff is friendly and knowledgeable. Most everyone is respectful of our rivers and we meet new people each time. It can get crowded on Saturdays, but there is a...More

Thank Debbie A
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This is an awesome place!! if you love adventure and the outdoors you will love it! If your not an outdoor person, or your not comfortable with being on a river it's not for you. If you want a lazy river experience where you just...More

Thank fireflycj63
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Tubing on the Green River with Green River Cove Tubing was fantastic. I'd come every day if I could. The river was beautiful and fun. There were rapids and fast spots, but nothing scary, and there were slow lazy spots. The staff was friendly and...More

2  Thank kim1132016
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We were expecting more staff available, the place is practically self serving, poor or non directions or help for non expert like us. My daughter got stuck at the beginning and I had to swim back to pull her free, stressful at the least. At...More

2  Thank Paula O
Reviewed 8 August 2016

The water was cool, the scenery beautiful on a hot sunny day. The water was a bit rough in a few spots which was fun for some and a bit scary for others. It took about 3 hours from start to our return to the...More

1  Thank 0Tally
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

My family and I decided to go tubing while on vacation in the mountains. We found Green River Cove tubing on a website that listed fun things to do in Lake Lure so we thought we'd give it a try. Boy was that a mistake!...More

8  Thank Harrvacation2016
Reviewed 16 July 2016

There are two difference experiences here: When the dam is open the higher run is also open with more rapidly moving water it is a two hour run back down to your car area, if you love the water, like I do, go for the...More

1  Thank TheMcDowellFamily
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Kristi B
Age requirements for children?
16 July 2016|
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.
How much is it to float the river if we bring our own tubes.?
15 July 2016|
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Response from Debbie A | Reviewed this property |
Diana is correct. For transport with Green River Cove, you must rent their tubes. It's $9 for half trip. i believe it's $15 for the entire trip
Jana T
Do they check your cooler if you bring drinks like beer? I know your not really suppose to bring alcohol
26 May 2016|
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Response from Mark D | Reviewed this property |
No one checked anything; however, I think NC law forbids alcohol on the river.