and Tubing in New Jersey
1227 Route 542
f Egg Harbor (Green Bank)
Canoe, Kayak & Tubing rentals and sale
Great family tubing outfitter on the delaware!! Special Group discounts
apply. Student passes available. Prices as low as $7.95 for the
whole day. Free lunch is included with most trips. Come tube with
the famous river hot dog man!!
Bridge Marina & Kayaks
500 Great Bay Blvd.
Kayak, boat rental and touring business in the heart of the Great
Bay Wildlife Management Area. They are dedicated to educating the
public about the intricasies of their estuary. There are many trails
which can be accessed by kayakers throughout the entire Management
Area with great views and spectacular birding.
1748 Route 88
Canoe & Kayak rentals, sales, equipment and lessons
Canoe & Livery
They offer trips of two different trip lengths on the Upper Manasquan
River. Our one hour trip, a good choice for paddlers with small
children. The three and a half hour trip is more scenic and challenging.
They also rent Ocean Kayaks that can be paddled in the ocean. Delivery
available. They are open weekends through late June at 9am and 7
days a week beginning late June at 10am.
East Bay Avenue
Offers kayak rentals and tours through the 40,000 acre Edwin B.
Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge. Open weekends through April &
May...Daily Memorial Day till Labor Day..weekends end of Oct
Barrens Canoe & Kayak Rental
3260 Route 563
Day and overnight canoe and kayak rentals on the Wading and Oswego
Rivers through the Wharton State Forest in the Pinelands.
Your Boat Rentals
Swartswood Lake State Park
Rowboats, Canoes, Kayaks, Peddle Boats, Sailboats: Sailcats, Sunfish
1880 Greenwood Lake Tpke.
Sailboat, Canoe & Kayak rentals on Greenwood lake. Lessons available.
P.O. Box 118
Canoe & Kayak trips on the Batso and Mullica Rivers. 4 hours:
$40 ppp 8 hours: $75pp Fishing, Beach Buggy and other trips too.
P.O. Box 8
White Haven, PA 18661
Whitewater rafting at Whitewater Challengers means great fun for everyone.
From beginner to high adventure enthusiast, you'll find a trip that
offers exactly the level of challenge and excitement you're looking
is important to remember while you are going rafting and Tubing in
NJ that the weather can change quickly. Try to be prepared for just
about any weather situation, especially May-June and September-October.
Should I Wear?:
of sneakers you don't mind getting wet (sneakers should lace up
so they don't fall off)
A piece of clothing that retains heat when it gets wet like wool,
pile, polypropylene, and or neoprene
Rain Jacket and Rain Pants
Hat or visor
Sunscreen / Lipscreen
Most Rafting and tubing companies in NJ and Pennsylvania have wetsuits
you can rent. Most companies require wetsuits when running the rivers
in May, early June, September, and October. Sometimes a wetsuit
is good to have when it is raining or overcast. Life Jackets, Helmets,
and Paddles will be provided by the rafting company. All of the
companies provide expert instruction.
kind of weather should I expect?
weather in May,June, September, and October can vary greatly, but
genrally is ideal for tubing along the delaware.Lows in the 50's
to 60's can be expected while having highs in the 70's and 80's.
The months of July and August have lows in the 60's and highs in
the 90's sometimes.
the water cold?
water is colder at the beginning of the rafting season and gradually
warms by July and August. During the months of September and October
to water temperature can be warmer then the air temperature. Usually
rafting and tubing on the delaware can be quite warm.
it better rafting on the weekend or the weekday?
weekdays have better rafting because there is more water released
from the dams because there is a higher demand for power.
to expect when contacting a Rafting Company in Pennsylvania or New
should I call?
rafting companies are taking reservation all year long either by
mail, email, or phone. Plan ahead early if you have a date in mind
or trying to raft the river when there is a planned release.
there Group Discounts?
some of the companies provide a discount to groups interested in
rafting and to the people organizing the groups.
I bring my children?
of the rafting companies have a minimum age for rafters. Check with
the company to see what the age is. There is no minimum age to raft
and tube in New Jersey.
kind of physical shape should I be in?
is a good idea to feel comfortable in the water. You should also
be able to paddle and have some upper body strength.
I confirm my reservations?
sure to confirm your reservations prior to arrival. Weather conditions
may affect rafting and tubing in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
time should I arrive?
check to make sure what time you need to arrive at the rafting company.
Most rafting and tubing companies have 7am or 8am arrival times.
is the best place to stay?
is best to arrive the night before and stay locally. Check with
the rafting or tubing company or other online resources for more
the rafting and tubing companies have accomodations?
of the rafting and tubing companies have accomodations available
for before and after your trip.