• Approx 1.5-2 hour trip • Meets at the river access area at the Blue Heron Mining Community. (Please note that this is approx an hour from our main location.) • Single or double tubes available • Trips must be booked in advance and all registration completed before the trip.
The trip starts and ends at the Blue Heron Mine interpretive area in the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area.
The 1½ - 2 hour trip covers about a mile of river and includes several Class I and one Class II rapid (Joe Shoals).
The Blue Heron Mine interpretive area is a partially restored mining town with a self-paced walking tour.
Doing the tour either before or after the tube trip makes for a very pleasant afternoon.
Tubing on the Cumberland River
Available select days from Memorial Day - Labor Day weekend Minimum age: 7 for a single tube; 4 for a double tube
Laze your way down the Cumberland River, shooting through narrow tubes and enjoying the underwater rock formations.
This tube trip floats the section of river starting behing Cumberland Regional Mall; the take-out is 1 mile down at Williamsburg Boat Ramp.
The 1.5 - 2 hour trip covers approximately 1 mile of river. The trip meets directly behind Cumberland Regional Mall.
The driver will put you on the river to start your trip, and pick you up at the take-out. From the take-out point we will shuttle you back up to Cumberland Regional Mall to your vehicle.