Tubing & Campground

Wilderness Cove Tubing & Campground

3772 Green River Cove Road

Saluda, North Carolina 28773

+1.828.749.9100

email: info@nctubing.com

river tubing in Saluda North Carolina

Approximate 

Time

Trip

Distance

Description

#1

$10.00/tube

1 Hour1-1/2 MilesPark your car at our place, then purchase your tickets to board the bus to Fishtop.  The bus driver will assist you with a tube and show you to the put-in.  You will float 1-1/2 miles to the take out.  This will be on the right side after the first bridge, the same place you parked.

#2

$10.00/tube

2

Hours

3 Miles

"Bridge to Bridge" (Most Popular)

Park your car at our place then purchase your tickets.  You will then visit the tube bin to get your tubes.  You are now ready to take your tube to the river, right in front of the office.  You will float for 3 miles to your take-out.  It will be on the right hand side of the river at the next bridge.  Make your way up the steps to the bus stop.  You should expect to be picked up within 15 minutes.

#3

$15.00/tube

3

Hours

4-1/2

Miles

Park your car at our place, then purchase your tickets to board the bus to Fishtop.  The bus driver will assist you with a tube and show you to the put-in.  Float 4-1/2 miles, passing our facility at the 1-1/2 mile mark at the first bridge.  Your take-out will be before the second bridge on the right hand side.  Make your way up the steps to the bus stop.  You should expect to be picked up within 15 minutes.

#4

$15.00/tube

4-5

Hours

6

Miles

Park your car at our place, then purchase your tickets to board the bus to Fishtop.  The bus driver will assist you with a tube and show you to the put-in.  You will then float down river under the first bridge at our facility (the 1-1/2 mile mark).  The second bridge will be your 4.5 mile mark.  Then proceed 1-1/2 miles further and look for the "All Tubers Get Out Here" sign on the right side of the river.  Make your way up the short trail to the parking lot.  You should expect to be picked up within 20 minutes.


  • All trip prices include parking, tube rental, bus ride, and life jacket
  • Availability of trips is determined on the daily dam release schedule
  • Call for daily schedule:  +1.828.749.9100
  • All approximate times are based on 100% release
  • The price list is valid as of February 6th, 2017
  • For your child's safety, only children over 42 inches tall will be allowed to tube


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