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Wilderness Cove Tubing & Campground

3772 Green River Cove Rd, Saluda, NC 28773-9521
+1 828-749-9100
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Tubing and camping were both excellent

Our family arrived on a Saturday evening. Campsite #6 gave us a little more privacy than the other... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Alison H
Great afternoon!

What a great experience! We loved it. Went for the one hour trip due to time constraints but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nikki C
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
3772 Green River Cove Rd, Saluda, NC 28773-9521
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+1 828-749-9100
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our family arrived on a Saturday evening. Campsite #6 gave us a little more privacy than the other campsites and was close to the bathhouse. The staff was very friendly and helpful. Tubing on Sunday was a blast. We have a 13-year-old and a 9-year-old....More

Thank Alison H
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Familyofthree2003, Owner at Wilderness Cove Tubing & Campground, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

So glad you had a great time! Thank you!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great experience! We loved it. Went for the one hour trip due to time constraints but would have gone longer if we could have. One word of caution: this was our second time tubing so we brought sticks we purchased from our first...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Now we have done the 3hr trip we can safely say that the 2hrs is all you need. not much happens the last hour. Went on 4th of july. it was busy but they were still easily able to accommodate everyone no problem. Fun rapid...More

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Familyofthree2003, Owner at Wilderness Cove Tubing & Campground, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! Glad you had a great time!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is probably the 5th time I’ve been tubing with wilderness cove and it’s been great every time. This time we went for the three hour trip that starts above the first bridge. They drove us up there with the bus and it was a...More

Thank Mia P
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Familyofthree2003, Owner at Wilderness Cove Tubing & Campground, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed it! Thank you!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great time tubing. The company made it very clear that it wasn't a lazy river and to expect a few rapids. The rapids and rope swing were the best parts! Many locals brought a tube to hold their coolers which we will do...More

Thank tracysims34
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Familyofthree2003, Owner at Wilderness Cove Tubing & Campground, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you had a great time! Thank you!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took our 13 year old softball team down, got there at 930 and beat the crowd on a Saturday, printed off liability form in advance. The staff was very friendly and helpful, from the traffic guys to the cashier and the bus driver. We...More

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Familyofthree2003, Owner at Wilderness Cove Tubing & Campground, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you! We will pass your comments on to our staff!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Signed up for the four hour trip hoping for a nice relaxing float with some mild rapids for excitement. There was no relaxing. I spent the whole trip dodging downed trees and trying to stay topside through some very rough rapids. We ended up getting...More

Thank Travis C
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Reviewed March 21, 2018

Good fun on a hot summer day. The water and rapids were a little rougher than we expected and we ended the day with 2 less pair of sunglasses and a hat. The changing rooms/restrooms were in need of a cleaning as the floor was...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

We tubed the Green River with our 8 & 13 year olds. The water was at full release so the level was perfect. We had a blast!! There is just enough rapids to make it exciting. The tubing company did a great job of dropping...More

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Familyofthree2003, Owner at Wilderness Cove Tubing & Campground, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2017

Thank you!

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Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

We hadn't been tubing in years and this just looked irresistible so we tried it on a Monday afternoon and LOVED it! It wasn't crowded which was nice. The cool water is so refreshing on a summer day and the pace of the float is...More

1  Thank katiebug_56
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Familyofthree2003, Owner at Wilderness Cove Tubing & Campground, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2017

We are so glad you tried us out! Thank you!

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