Frequently Asked Questions

General FAQ

Cans are allowed on the river. But, Do Not Litter!

Ice is unfortunately not sold on site. There is a gas station .5mi away 🙂

Prices for customers who drive themselves to our location
Rent a Tube: $20
Rent a Tube with Military or Student ID: $15
(Any State’s Student, Teacher and First Responder ID accepted)
Bring your Own Tube: $12
Cooler Tube: $10
Cooler Rental: $5
Cooler and Cooler Tube: $15 * no ice provided

LifeJackets are provided for free! We try to have enough for everyone, but they are available on a first come first serve basis.

There are 3 Rapids and a 30 ft deep area. If you can not swim it is strongly suggested that you wear a life jacket.

Rental Tubes our tubes are single circular tubes and are made with PVC plastic. They do not have a bottom.

Small Children / Handicapped customers may request to rent a cooler tube as that does have a bottom for those who need the additional support.

We are leashed Dog Friendly as long as your dog is friendly!

COMING SOON: Lockers, Showers, and a Changing Rooms

Public Trip – FAQ

Public Trips Information: 

  • Get picked up in the heart of Downtown Austin @ 3rd & Congress!

    • Hang out by the “ Kebabakicious” or “Lobster” Food Truck

      • Please arrive 10 minute early

      • Please get everyone in your reservation together as we will need to get you all signed in together!

  • You’ll share the bus with up to 40 other tubers!!

    • We do stop along the way, quickly, at a gas station for ice.

  • Arrive at the river where your tubes will be waiting for you

    • Get River Ready- sunscreen etc.

    • Place essential personal items: phone, keys, wallet – in a small

    “tote box” to be stored in our office until you end your float

    • Float down our gorgeous 72o spring fed river for roughly 3 hours

      • Float time depends on weather conditions that year

  • Our employees will help you get out of your tubes at the exit

  • Simply walk up the hill and hang out under our large __ oak? Tree while we gather everyone together

  • Get your personal items out of the Tote Boxes

    • PLEASE do not forget your personal items in the tote box

  • Quick Bathroom Break

  • Then the entire group takes the bus back to Austin

    • PLEASE do not forget your personal items in the bus

Private Trip – FAQ

Private Trips Information:

Private: Enjoy getting picked up at any location within a 50 mile radius of our headquarters location! (101 River Park Drive. Martindale, Texas 78655).

Your coolers will be on the bus waiting for you!

We can stop along the way at a gas station for ice, drinks and any last minute snacks your group may need!!  [sunday alcohol sales start @ 12pm]

Once we arrive at the River your driver will help you get all your coolers off the bus and allow you time to get River Ready! (pic of sunscreen ? )

We will provide you will a small tote box to keep your essential personal belongings in to be locked in the office until you are off your float!

Then! Off you go! …

Private Trip – FAQ

Public Trips Information:

Parking we suggest the ride share option! Enjoy a whole day of drinking without the responsibility of driving at all!

Ice is not provided. We do a gas station stop along the way for any last minute supplies.

If you have a group of less than 5 you will still get a cooler, you just might have to share. You can request a small cooler when you book & we will do our best!

Approximate travel time to the river / from the river is: 1 hour
Approximate float time is around 3 hours

*Return times vary on the fellow tubers cooperation & traffic conditions

What does it include: Rental Tube, Cooler, Cooler Tube, Tote Box

What to bring: SUNSCREEN, Water Shoes, Snack and Drinks!!

Soon to come: COVID-19 FAQ Section