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Chattahoochee River

Helen, GA
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Relaxing on the Lazy River

One of the most relaxing things that you can do in Helen is floating down the river on a tube... read more

Reviewed yesterday
jstombstone44
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Columbus, Georgia
Beautiful! Take a gander!

Whether watching while eating at one of the overlooking restaurants; stopping on the bridge in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
paju1452
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Sulphur, Louisiana
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“trout fishing” (8 reviews)
“water level” (10 reviews)
“cool water” (6 reviews)
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Helen, GA
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"downtown helen"
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"whole family"
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Reviewed yesterday

One of the most relaxing things that you can do in Helen is floating down the river on a tube. There are two different companies that rent tubes for you to ride down the beautiful crystal clear Chattahoochee River. On a hot day this is...More

Thank jstombstone44
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether watching while eating at one of the overlooking restaurants; stopping on the bridge in downtown Helen or walking along the shore path, you must see the river when in the area. The water was moving quickly while we were there and the season had...More

Thank paju1452
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We watched groups tubing down the river from the bridge above and it looked like soooo much fun! You just want to jump in and join them!

Thank Jon K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the Hooch was definitely a highpoint of our trip, we tubed with Cool River, then had a picnic lunch on the banks and watched other people floating by

Thank Patrick T
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tubing on the Chattahootchie is a big deal in Helen , Ga. and your trip would not be complete without a monster tube, stick, and bus ride to the point of departure... once you enter the water you will be on a small roller coaster...More

1  Thank Kim S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great river and the owner of the pink tubes is awesome make sure to stop by it’s awesome river to tube down

1  Thank Brannon S
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

My 6 year old and I floated the River through Cool River Tubing. My daughter kept saying "This is the life!" as we floated. I agree! Despite a less than stellar wait time, I highly recommend this activity and would do it again. We went...More

1  Thank Jessica S
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

This is such a fun and inexpensive way to spend a vacation day that it is no surprise that several, not just one, companies are available for tubing the river. It's about a 2 hour journey lazily floating along. The river is at any given...More

1  Thank Sandi G
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

If you stay at the Hampton inn get the river view rooms they have a balcony where you can enjoy the sound of the river which is really relaxing. tons of birds and squirrels. very enjoyable.

Thank catedratico02
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

The view is so pretty and it's great to do as a family or by yourself if you like. Will be back again soon.

Thank brooklynbellasmama
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randybrescher
13 June 2018|
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Response from Jon K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry............I'm not sure where poplar stump road is. We used public parking lots when we were there. $5.00/day.
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lvblonde
15 May 2018|
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Response from ken711 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the city of Helen has fireworks at dusk downtown on the 4th of July!
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Beverly S
26 February 2018|
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Response from nick2969696 | Reviewed this property |
The water is always cool since its mountain water so it depends on outside temperature.
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