Top 3 Places to Go River Tubing in the Smoky Mountains

The Smoky Mountains are prime for hiking, relaxing and exploring. The picturesque backwoods and mountains of Tennessee are a dream come true for any outdoor lover. But there’s more to these mountains than just trees. Tennessee is home to some of the clearest rivers and the best tubing on this side of the country.

If you’re looking for a raring good river time, go to any one of these three river tubing providers for an unforgettable ride down Tennessee’s gorgeous waterways!

1. River Rat Tubing Outpost

River Rat Tubing Outpost offers a quiet, gentle ride down the Little River. There’s even a rock jump! But hold steady, because there’s an “adventurous” option for those of you looking for more of a ride. River Rat Tubing Outpost lets you choose between the lower (easy) and upper (adventurous) paths. Not sure which one you’re cut out for? Don’t panic, because you can try them both with just one ticket.

Whether you’re staying in Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge, you’ll be less than a half-hour away from River Rat Tubing Outpost!

2. Cowboy Tubin’

Does the word “cowboy” make you think of river rafting? Well, it will after you’ve gone to Cowboy Tubin’.

Cowboy Tubin’ sets you up with an hour-long float through the Smoky Mountains. They pride themselves on their knowledgeable staff and friendly Southern charm. And if that’s not enough to draw you in, you can even bring a small dog along for the ride! Children five and under can float for free if they double up with an adult.

3. Smoky Mountain Outdoor Center

The Smoky Mountain Outdoor Center is here to make your next group gathering just that much better. No matter what your reasons for gathering in the Smokies, you can bet that the SMOC will get you a one-of-a-kind view of the Smoky Mountains. As their website says, don’t just see the Smokies, be a part of them!

Cabins in the Smoky Mountains

Cool off all summer long in the Smoky Mountains and enjoy outdoor adventure and breathtaking scenery. Our relaxing cabins in the Smoky Mountains serve as the perfect place to rest, relax and enjoy a spectacular vacation getaway near attractions, destinations and the national park. When staying with us in the Smokies, you and your family are certain to have a wonderful vacation experience and create memories that will last a lifetime.