You can tube on the river or take a tour on a boat with a glass bottom and learn all about the springs. Really amazing to learn water used could be as old as 1700s due to the way the springs exist. Very cool. Also...More
About San Marcos River
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This river has amazed me since I was just a toddler. We took our yearly summer vacation in the New Braunfels/San Marcos area. Dad would drive us all around the river road and we would stop at each crossing, wade in the water, and skip...More
We put into the river near the Lion's club - close to Texas State Universith. It is a wonderful, cook spring fed river and a great spot for tubing. We had a wonderful time and enjoyed our day. There is lots to see and the...More
The river in San Marcos is crystal clear and a cool 72 degrees year round. The atmosphere is family friendly and super. Tube rentals available in the summer with pick-up service to bring you to the starting point. Wonderful place to spend the day.
Went tubing here with members of my extended family. It was a blast. Nice, easy, lazy current. Water flow is slow, but steady. Lasted three hours and the current picked up after the first hour. A nice easy ride.
Formerly known as Aquarena Springs, they have a fantastic nature center and Glass Bottom Boat Tour. We saw scuba divers working in the lake.
We moved our daughter into college and went to the river for a cool down. No time to do a float, although there were hundreds in the river. Not too crowded where we were. Easy access down stairs to the water. Easy in and out....More