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Bad start turned into a fun adventure

We are visiting after Labor Day so the tubing excursions are only available on weekends now. We... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Newburgh, Indiana
Very popular for water sports

There are lots of tubing companies in Helen and a favourite pastime is rafting or tubing down the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Brisbane, Australia
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Helen, GA
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We are visiting after Labor Day so the tubing excursions are only available on weekends now. We walked from our condo to Cool River Adventures only to be told that no lockers were available for our towels and belongings. We walked over to Helen Tubing...More

Thank rdsalley
Reviewed 6 days ago

There are lots of tubing companies in Helen and a favourite pastime is rafting or tubing down the river. Lots of swimming spots too. It is a lovely tree lined river with a lovely riverside walk in Helen.

Thank Mon55
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed in Helen and have tubed there before but this time decided just to watch all the tubers go by while staying in a condo on the water. What a fun diverse group of people went by! We heard several languages and lots...More

Thank loribledsoe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Helen, GA. is a great place to go as a day trip or weekend getaway with your children. The Chattahoochee river is a great place for younger children to go on their first tubing adventures. It is nice and a gentle easy ride. The water...More

1  Thank jwmcrazynurse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beautifully large river runs throughout all of Georgia all the way down to the end of Florida and is amazingly lots of fun through rafting, picnicking, camping and the best is whitewater rafting.

Thank Pamela A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the best Tubing River I have been on so far. Used Cool River Tubing and make sure you take a stick with you~

Thank NewRiverTrailCabins
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sit under the bridge in Helen,GA and watch all the tubers go by. WE laughed at some of the tubers and waved at others

Thank RNSandy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wife, myself and our dog went on the long raft ride. Was a good time. Water level was a little low but was still fun. Weather was great. Lots of people were there but still fun.

Thank Larry B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with the Helen Tubing co. Drive thru town and it’s at the end on the left. You park in a gravel lot and pay and you purchase a stick for $5 as well. Two people with the stick is roughly $16. There is a...More

Thank spookie0078
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a great way to spend an afternoon in Helen. It looks easy but don't be fooled .. There are several large rocks which require getting on the correct side of the current to avoid bumping or getting stuck. It was hilarious watching some...More

Thank ghowell421
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Carey W
31 August 2018|
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Response from spookie0078 | Reviewed this property |
Saw no coolers.
Carey W
31 August 2018|
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Response from Lifelong_Traveller99 | Reviewed this property |
Rules posted on Cool River Tubing website: These rules are enforced by the CITY OF HELEN. 1. It is unlawful for any person to use or possess any cooler or drink container, either in or upon the Chattahoochee River within... More
15 July 2018|
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Response from MimsJoe | Reviewed this property |
I was concerned about it being cold, too, but it was comfortable. The tube keeps you out of the water until it dips and fills with some, but it is refreshing as others have answered. Even when you have to get unstuck, you... More