Salt River Tubing is open on the Lower Salt River daily, seven days a week, 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m. weather and water flow conditions permitting.
The cost is $21 plus tax per person or tube, which includes tube rental, shuttle bus ride and free customer parking at Salt River Tubing.
The Rocking Rodeo Roundup 42nd Anniversary Celebration is planned for Saturday, May 14.
Salt River Tubing is seven minutes from Loop 202 East on North Power Road in Mesa. Salt River Tubing operates under permit of the USDA Forest Service in Tonto National Forest.
Go to saltrivertubing.com for more details.
“Salt River Tubing’s Floating Beach Blast is an Arizona tradition that millions of floaters have enjoyed for over 41 years. Relax and float on the cool and refreshing, mountain-stream waters and experience the natural wonders of the ‘mini-Grand Canyon’ of Tonto National Forest,” the release states. “Enjoy the beauty of this recreational paradise and catch a glimpse of the wild horses crossing mid-stream, blue herons gliding across the water and the majestic mountains as you float by. It’s the perfect venue for creating a memorable, enjoyable adventure in the great outdoors.”
Salt River Tubing accepts cash and credit cards — Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. Credit card transactions require a valid driver’s license for credit card identification.
Company officials recommend the following tubing tips to assist floaters in planning their floating beach blasts:
For more information about Salt River Tubing and opening day, go to saltrivertubing.com or call 480-984-3305.