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THRILLIST: San Marcos is the Coolest Small Town in Texas

Two girls posing for a picture while standing in the San Marcos River

Thrillist takes a look at San Marcos, and shares all the ways that our great town offers the best of Austin, without the high prices and crowds. A nice shout out for Texas State Tubes as well! Read all about it:

Bachelor or Bachelorette Party? Tubing Makes the Perfect Addition

Four girls standing in the river holding beers

Austin is a highly sought-after destination for bachelor and bachelorette parties. The downtown nightlife, live music, vibrant downtown, amazing food, and generally cool, relaxed vibe make for a great way to celebrate this traditional pre-marriage rite of passage. A tubing trip adds that little something to turn the average bachelor(ette) party into a unique, unforgettable…

Tubing Isn’t Just for the College Crowd

A group of guys gathered around tubes

Does floating the river conjure up visions of throngs of college students, loud music, and heavy drinking?! While we can’t promise that’s never happened, that’s certainly not the only way to take in the tubing experience. Peacefully flowing down the San Marcos River while taking in the natural beauty of Central Texas and listening to…