While the Shanty River Center has the best tubing on the Guadalupe River, nearby restaurants offer delicious food and great opportunities to relax with your friends. Make lunch plans or unwind with a cold drink after a day of tubing. Either way, you can find the perfect spot with friendly service in south Texas. [Read more…]
When you put the city in your review mirror to visit the Guadalupe, you are in for a nature treat. There’s something special about the Guadalupe River that runs from Central Texas to the Gulf of Mexico. Fish, waterfowl, fox, birds, and a host of other species hang out by the river. It’s nearly impossible to go and NOT get a glimpse of wildlife in the area. [Read more…]
Have you considered taking a tubing trip this summer? Southern Texas offers all the raw ingredients needed to enjoy this family-friendly adventure, from cool river waters to a warm inviting sun. There are so many reasons to take a summer tubing trip that we could write a novel on the subject. For the sake of brevity, we’ll list only our favorite twenty.
Tubing down the river can be both an exciting and relaxing experience. If you’re the type of tuber that wants to stay in touch with loved ones, get some awesome pics of your trip and keep an eye on the time, you might want to bring your smartphone too. But how safe is bringing a smartphone on your tubing adventure? Is it better just to leave the modern world at home or in the car?
We’d love for you to join us out on the water, but we would hate for your good times to be ruined by a bad case of sunburn. Here are a few tips to help you steer clear of those painful blisters.