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Rockin 'R' River Rides

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A Couple Fun Chutes, Relaxing Toobing

I'm from Uganda and used to Grade 5 rapids, so I didn't think this sort of thing with friends and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Robin Y
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Gulu, Uganda
Our go to River Float co.

Rockin R has been our go to river float outfitter for the last 7 years. Their process of getting... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nsleeman
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Bridgeport, Texas
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We offer toobing, rafting, and kayaking on the Comal and Guadalupe rivers in New Braunfels, TX. Voted Best River Outfitter and Best Toob Rental in New Braunfels for the last 19 years.
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1405 Gruene Rd, New Braunfels, TX 78130-3334
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All reviewsrockin rhour tripseveral times in the pastother companiesthe check in processexit pointa short bus ridesmall rapidstubing experiencebeautiful sceneryonly downfalldisposable containerslow watertube rentalshuttle servicetube chutea lot of fun
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm from Uganda and used to Grade 5 rapids, so I didn't think this sort of thing with friends and family would be fun. I was wrong. We had a totally relaxing time with all, floating steadily down the river. The toobs had run out...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We checked in and there is a sign....no refunds..lots of rules about noise and how many tents on a site....Our first and only night there....finally heard someone tell them to shut the music down around 12:30....they were still noisy until at least 2... Got up...More

Thank Greg G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rockin R has been our go to river float outfitter for the last 7 years. Their process of getting you WHAT you need for the river, and to WHERE you need to be on the river is so organized and stress free. Never disappoints! Looking...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Float the river trip in August was great...wished the flow in the river was a little faster though. Rockin R made it easy...drove to the location, paid up, dropped in right at river, and went on a 3 hr tour. 7 of us rented toobs...More

Thank Steven C
Landan R, Manager at Rockin 'R' River Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Steven C, We're happy to hear you enjoyed your trip even with the lower than ideal flows and are happy to hear that you're already thinking about your next trip! As a thank you for your feedback, we would like to invite you to...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Our family enjoyed being able to toob without worried about walking.. the shuttle picked us up and even allow you to take a second trip for free if you are back before 4pm. Also, dont bring ANY disposable containers. I have tweens and we aren't...More

1  Thank TigerlillyBlossom
Landan R, Manager at Rockin 'R' River Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi TigerlillyBlossom, W're so happy to hear that you enjoyed your float with us. Our prices are competitive with the other toobing and rafting companies in the area, but we know that it can feel expensive, especially with the disposable container ordinance the city currently...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Hot sunny day there is no better way to spend a few hours . The river was a little low in parts but was still such a lovely lazy way to see the county side . Professional and well organised. Just remember food and drink...More

Thank bencat123
Landan R, Manager at Rockin 'R' River Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Hi bencat123, Glad to hear you enjoyed your float on the Guadalupe, even with the lower than usual water flows! As a thank you for your feedback, we would like to invite you to email us at social@rockinr.com to receive a coupon code for your...More

Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

This is our 7th annual trip. We have used other companies, but Rockin R is by far the best. The staff is amazing and friendly. The bus driver’s are great. These folks know how to take care of their customers. We are lifetime Rockin R...More

Thank Stephen W
Landan R, Manager at Rockin 'R' River Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Hi Stephen W, We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your latest trip and appreciate your continued loyalty over the years! Our bus drivers rock and we always love showing them their shoutouts from reviews. As a thank you for your feedback, we...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018

These guys have floating down to a science. Excellent tubes, great transportation. Would recommend making a reservation ahead of time to reduce wait time!More

Thank jcb209
Landan R, Manager at Rockin 'R' River Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Hi jcb209, We're so happy to hear that you enjoyed your float experience with us! We love our online reservation system and how much quicker it can make things, especially on busy days, so we appreciate you recommending it. As a thank you for your...More

Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

The river was not very fast today but there were still three or four rapids that made it interesting. The cost is reasonable and parking is free. A nice building to change into your bathing suit. Friendly staff.More

1  Thank Scott L
Landan R, Manager at Rockin 'R' River Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Hi Scott L, Happy to hear you still enjoyed your float, even with the lower than ideal river conditions. We can't control the flows, but we're definitely doing our rain dances. As a thank you for your feedback, we would like to invite you to...More

Reviewed 23 July 2018

we drove up to get a quote bc every other place was quoting us 60$ for two people, we specifically asked about other charges including parking they said parking is free and they would come pick us up . and tubes were 20 so it...More

1  Thank Nia M
Landan R, Manager at Rockin 'R' River Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Hi Nia M, We're sorry to hear you were disappointed with your experience. Toobing is $20 per person, and includes one trip on the Comal and your shuttle from the end of the trip back to the location. You just have to be back by...More

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SallyMro
29 August 2018|
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Response from Landan R | Property representative |
The downriver section, when you put in at Gruene and float down, should not have any walking on it. At these flows, the most walking you’d have would be about 5-10 steps if you floated through a lower section of the rapid... More
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Lori D
28 August 2018|
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Response from c0astalgirl | Reviewed this property |
Yes, in my opinion the river is very safe for kids. Beautiful slow ride. However, there are a few mild rapids but I would not worry about those at all with kids. Enjoy!
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Zln Z
30 May 2018|
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Response from Landan R | Property representative |
Yes, we just ask they are friendly, on a leash, and have their nails trimmed.
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