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THRILLIST: San Marcos is the Coolest Small Town in Texas

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: https://www.thrillist.com/travel/nation/san-marcos-texas-best-small-city

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How to Enjoy a Safe and Fun Tubing Trip

Tubing is one of the safest, most enjoyable summer activities you can enjoy in the Austin area. Following a few easy safety tips will ensure that you have a wonderful time: Sunscreen – You’ll be out in the direct sun for at least an hour if not more, so sunscreen is a must. Austin area…

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Bachelor or Bachelorette Party? Tubing Makes the Perfect Addition

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…

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What is a Tubing/Float Trip?

Many visitors to Austin/Central Texas and even some locals aren’t familiar with this annual warm weather ritual: Tubing or floating (the terms are interchangeable) the river. Tubing is a great way to cool off, relax, take in some of the area’s natural beauty, and hang out with friends all at once. The concept is simple:…

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Make Tubing a Family Outing

Floating the river can be a wonderful way to get the whole family, from kids to grandparents, out and about in Central Texas’ natural beauty. Tubing also can be a cost-effective family trip and avoid the hectic crowds of area water parks. Texas State Tubes can recommend family friendly routes that will offer a calmer,…

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Our customers are always our number one priority because we know without you we wouldn’t be able to spend our summer days on the river!

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101 River Park Drive, Martindale, TX 78655