What months Can you float the river in Austin? Public Floats will always run Friday, Saturday & Sunday. We will be offering Public Floats seven days a week May 4th – September based on availability.
How long does it take to float the river in Austin? About 6 hours in total. Our departure times from Austin are in the morning and early afternoon. This is so that you’re back in Austin in time to get prepared for evening fun. Please do not plan anything immediately after the trip as trip times are variable.
How much does it cost to float the river in Austin? Tube rentals: Texas State Tubes is a solid choice for tube rentals and necessary transport along the San Marcos River. A return shuttle ride from Austin and tube rental package will run you $55, while if you turn up and bring your own tube, the three-hour float will only cost you $15.
Is there a river to float in Austin Texas? The San Marcos, Comal, and Guadalupe rivers are the “big three” for floating around Austin, but there’s also an in-town alternative. The Barton Creek Greenbelt offers a secluded, relaxed float close to home. For this float, you’ll need to bring your own tube and sort out transportation.