Helen GA Tubing Guide

It is not always easy to find vacation activities that are both affordable, and that everyone in the family will enjoy. Of the many fun and budget friendly things to do in Helen, GA, tubing is definitely amongst the most popular. A tubing guide is also included!

A cool, relaxing, scenic ride down the Chattahoochee River will only set you back $5 for a two to three hour tubing adventure. Whether you are looking for a quiet afternoon on the river with your thoughts, a romantic day with your sweetie, or a fun and exciting family bonding experience, tubing is the right pick for you.

For those who have never tried their hand at tubing before, you may be asking, “What will I need to bring? What should I expect?” For the best possible experience and an entirely pleasant afternoon on the river, here are a few tips for tubing in Helen, GA.Marvel Falls Treehouse living

Wear Sunscreen

Remember what your mom always told you and always wear sunscreen! As you lazily float through the cool waters of the Chattahoochee River, you may feel comfortable without realizing that the sun is constantly beating down on you. The last thing you want after a fun day of tubing is the unintentional souvenir of a painful sunburn. Always protect yourself and your family before a day of tubing. You will not regret it.

Bring a “Push-Off Pole”

This handy little tubing “tool” will keep you moving down the river without a care in the world. When other tubers are getting a little too close for comfort or keep bumping into you, you can use your pole to push them away. Your pole will also come in handy if you get a little too close to the shore or happen to get stuck. You can use it to quickly get yourself floating back on your way and enjoy the ride.

Have a Waterproof Camera Handy

Your tubing adventure will provide you will some of the most incredible views of Helen, GA. As you float along taking in the sights of nature and wildlife, you will absolutely kick yourself if you leave the camera back at your cabin. A disposable waterproof camera is inexpensive and will enable you to capture the beauty of the North Georgia Mountains as you drift down the Chattahoochee River.

An afternoon of peaceful tubing is an activity that the whole family will love and enjoy. You will be cool and comfortable as you take in the gorgeous Helen ,GA scenery. When you adhere to these tips, you are sure to have a pleasurable experience that you will remember with fondness in the years ahead.

Have you ever gone on a tubing adventure down the Chattahoochee River? What tips do you have for first time riders? We would love to hear about your experience and suggestions in the comments section of our blog.