Tube Rentals

River Tubing

Enjoy a relaxing trip down river on one of our premium river tubes. This journey is approximately two hours long. Tubes are available seven days a week starting at 9:00am and all tubes must be returned by 5:00pm. The last tube rental of the day must be on the water by 3:00pm. Weather and river conditions permitting. $5/daily parking fee applies. Ages 5–Adult


$15/per tube, includes shuttle service. Available 9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. (3:00 p.m. rental must be on the water by 3:00 p.m.)

General Information

  • All tube rentals are approximately two (2) hours depending on river conditions.
  • All customers are required to wear a US coastguard approved lifejacket the entire time they are on
    the water (lifejackets are provided with rental).
  • Pets are not allowed on ICRC equipment or shuttles.
  • Children must weigh a minimum of 30 pounds. 
  • Our tube operations shut down when the Lower Saluda River is above 1,500 cfs
  • All renters are required to leave a credit card on file during the length of their rental.  The following fee schedule will apply to all rentals:
    • -$10 for a tube paddle lost or damaged beyond repair.
      -$10 for a tube tether lost or damaged beyond repair.
      -$99 for a tube lost or damaged beyond repair.

Check the River Conditions here!


  • How much does it cost?  $15 per tube includes shuttle service. 
  • When are tubes available?  9am until 3pm, 7 days a week (weather and river conditions permitting).
  • How old do I have to be to rent? You must be 18 years or older.
  • If I am 16 or 17 can I rent a tube?  Yes, you must have your parent or guardian fill out a wavier form.
  • What's the youngest age that can go tubing?  5 years old is the youngest and anyone 10 years or younger must be tethered to an adult.
  • Can I bring a cooler on the tube with me?  Yes, but it cannot contain alcohol in it (staff will check coolers to make sure there is no alcohol).

- There is a $50 "search and rescue" fee

- For groups of over 20 participants please call ahead and fill out the general liability form below before coming to the park for your rental.

    General liability waiver 

Please call the park if you have any further questions at 803-479-9886.