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Smoky Mountain Deep Creek Gators Tubes

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Address: 334 W Deep Creek Rd, Bryson City, NC 28713-6896
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Gators Tubes is the first tube center on Deep Creek. we are located 1.5...

Gators Tubes is the first tube center on Deep Creek. we are located 1.5 miles and 3 minutes from Great Smoky Mountains Nat Park. $3.00 is the maximum price for all tubes. Business hours are 9:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M., Seven (7) days a week. We are located on the creek and beaver's lodge in our backyard. It is a two hour float from the park to our take out point in the backyard. The large parking area is free. We have children's tubes and life jackets. Gators Tubes is open from May 1st until October 1st.

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Gator Tubes is the best! (And so is Dawn!)

We had such a great time tubing in Bryson City, and have Gator Tubes to thank for that! Dawn is super helpful, and so much fun to talk to! We rented tubes at a very reasonable... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 July 2014
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Birmingham, Alabama
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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2014

We had such a great time tubing in Bryson City, and have Gator Tubes to thank for that! Dawn is super helpful, and so much fun to talk to! We rented tubes at a very reasonable price (just $3/day) and had a blast. Rent from Gator Tubes next time you're in Bryson City; you won't regret it!

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4 Thank Linasfd
Birmingham, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2014

Dawn was super helpful and sweet! She helped us tie all 10 tubes to the van! They were the best tubes (back rest and all!) at the lowest price ($3). The students had a lovely time and everyone loved Miss Dawn. If you are looking to have a great time tubing, head to Gator Tubes!

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5 Thank TeriPhiYing
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2014

Dawn is wonderful! She is super helpful and friendly, the tubes are a great price, and we have never had anything but a completely positive experience. Rent from them!

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3 Thank Papayame
Valdese, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2014

We just took 18 of our church youth on a camping trip. This is our third year camping in the Bryson City area, and our third year renting tubes from Gator Tubes. Just like the previous 2 years, John and Dawn were absolutely INCREDIBLE!!! How can anybody be this nice? Even though they have tons of other customers, John remembered... More 

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4 Thank pastorking
Oak Ridge, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2014

The BEST customer service! Dawn helped us get the tubes picked out for all 10 of us and John and Dawn put them up on the car and tied them down for us too. We had a blast and all for $3 dollars a tube! Don't get sucked in by the other places that quote you a low rate (higher... More 

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5 Thank Andrea R
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2013

We had the best experience at Gators!! Dawn the owner made our experience so easy. She tied everything down for us, have us extra twine to tie it down when we came back. We come to Bryson City every year to tube and will always come back to Gators! Great customer service! Thank you Dawn!

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20 Thank Courtpic3
Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2013

Our family just came back from tubing in the park and we wanted to highly recommend Gators Tubes! We were a family of six and we had never tubed before. Dawn was so nice in helping us pick out tubes and she also gave us a ride to the entrance of the park. She was so funny and our children... More 

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8 Thank Angel208
Summerville, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2013

We went to this lady a few weeks ago and she seemed so nice! We even sat and chatted with her for awhile! While she told us it was an hour tube ride, turned out to be 3 hour tube ride & one of our friends fell off one of her tubes and hurt her leg, and instead of seeing... More 

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5 Thank pmgradick
Beaufort, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2013

Yes, Gators Tubes is the longest ride for $3.00.Yes, the owners were nice when we pulled in willing to spend money. Yes, we enjoyed tubing down the river using their tubes. HOWEVER, my friend fell as she was getting out and instead of asking if she was ok or worrying about her customers, the owner was more worried about her... More 

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5 Thank Jennifer P
262Cunningham262, Owner at Smoky Mountain Deep Creek Gators Tubes, responded to this review

I am John T. Cunningham, the sole owner of GATORS TUBES. I have never used profanity toward any customer. My gender is male. There is no female owner of GATORS TUBES or any other owner. This review is not accurate. More 

Charleston, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2013

I was in Bryson City NC for a bachlorette weekend with a bunch of girlfriends and we decided to go tubing. This was the first place we came across and decided to go with it. Huge mistake! They gave us the tubes and sent us on our way. The actual tubing trip was fine, however when we returned, one of... More 

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262Cunningham262, Owner at Smoky Mountain Deep Creek Gators Tubes, responded to this review

I am the owner of GATORS TUBES. I own everything at GATORS TUBES. I have never yelled at, or used profanity toward any of my customers, period. I am a retired North Carolina Probation/Parole Officer. I was a Gang Certified and Sex Offender Certified Officer. I am male in gender therefore your review is not accurate. More 

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