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The Town Tinker Tube Rental

10 Bridge St, Phoenicia, NY 12464-5203
+1 845-688-5553
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Very dangerous

I really don't recommend this. You WILL get thrown from your tube and you WILL get bruised and... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2016
Atlanta, Georgia
No support from anyone, and really very dangerous

I went with my 19 year old son just this week. It looks so pretty and easy, but it's not. We were... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2016
Hackensack, New Jersey
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  • Excellent20%
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  • Terrible29%
22 Aug 2016
“Fun and exciting, but there are risks and you should be informed.”
25 Jul 2016
“Not for the fragile”
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10 Bridge St, Phoenicia, NY 12464-5203
+1 845-688-5553
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Reviewed 21 August 2016

I really don't recommend this. You WILL get thrown from your tube and you WILL get bruised and possibly worse. If that doesn't bother you, then fine, but had they been more honest about what I was in for, I definitely wouldn't have done it,...More

1  Thank Scottie23
Reviewed 19 August 2016

I went with my 19 year old son just this week. It looks so pretty and easy, but it's not. We were told we would lose our glasses, so we left them in a locker. When the bus dropped us off and we got in...More

2  Thank catskillslover
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

I just got back and my ribs are sore and my shin is banged up. They should require helmets and they should not let people go alone. The staff should also do a better job of training people how to handle the Rapids. However the...More

Thank nycrunner5
Reviewed 16 August 2016

First, there prices on their website are wrong... my boyfriend and I were camping near by and decided to take on the river. As we approached the shack, the one worker was extremely disrespectful and rude. After paying $75.00 BEING CHARGED FOR LIFEJAKETS... we were...More

Thank nire315
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Never again! These people clearly don't care in the slightest bit about whether or not you're safe. They definitely make sure you sign every waiver, because you can assume the following: 1) you will definitely be dumped out of your tube in rapidly moving water....More

3  Thank Grace H
Reviewed 9 August 2016

I thought this was going to be a fun and exciting way to see the beautiful Catskills and enjoy the water. What happened was a complete disaster. I got dumped over a rock in one of the very first white water areas, my very heavy...More

Thank lrbrandi
Reviewed 26 July 2016

One enjoyable way to cool off. Harry,s got many tubes and vests to rent, right in the town of Phoenicia n.y.you will never forget this adventure it's a blast, just floating down the stream while taking in the sights! It's really been Phoeniciais biggest attraction...More

Thank Yardbunny
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Had a good time, overshot the final exit and had to find the way back through a campground while rolling the big tubes.

Thank dcweissman
Reviewed 24 July 2016

A group of 28 of us rented the tubes, took the bus to the start and were on our way down the Esopus. First of all, ASSUME you will get dumped, ASSUME you will get injured, ASSUME you will get scraped and cut and ASSUME...More

1  Thank AvenueBee
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

My sister and I went tubing with the town tinker tube rental group. We drove there and found that it was a big barn with tubes and all the equipment you would need. The people were friendly but there were some oddities. Firstly, you had...More

Thank susanjA1139HL
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How dangerous is it for a few women around in their 50s and up?
16 July 2016|
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Response from cagey156 | Reviewed this property |
Unless you are very active and vigorous women, I would not recommend it. My wife, 61 years old, had problems. Her tube got wedged between two rocks as the torrent of water pushing through kept it wedged. She was afraid to... More