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Bear Tubing at Welch Mill   Print 

Saturday, July 11 2009, 11:30am - 5:00pm


Bear Tubing at Welch Mill

We're Bear Tubing down the Cannon river valley from Welch Mills! Bring your sunscreen, bug spray, and whatever beverages you want (including alcohol!) as long as they're not in glass containers. You can even bring a plastic cooler and tie it into another tube (you'll have to pay extra for the extra tube).

If you're planning on bringing lunch, make sure you have it in a waterproof sac. There is a point about half way down the river that we'll be stopping for lunch.

A VALID DRIVERS LICENSE is required to rent tubes (one deposit per group, maximum 15 tubes under one deposit). Life jackets are available upon request free of charge. We recommend wearing a pair of tennis shoes or sandals on your trip. Anyone ten years of age or under are required to wear a life jacket according to law.

*Glass bottles and containers, styrofoam coolers, kegs, beer bongs, and beads are NOT allowed on the river. Please help us keep the water clean by putting all trash in coolers or plastic bags*


Welch Mill Canoeing and Tubing
26389 Co.Rd. 7 Blvd.
Welch, MN 55089 (See map below)
Phone: (651) 388-9857


  • Meet at 11:30am (or earlier) at Welch Mill to rent your tube. ($9) Bring your Valid Driver's License and Cash (no credit cards)
  • Bus for the drop-off point leaves at Noon
  • Float down the river... we'll stop halfway for BYO lunch
  • Arrive back at Welch Mill to de-tube and cruise back home!

Tubing Rate: $9/tube *Any tubes not returned will require a $15 replacement fee*

Tube Trip Info

  • Long Trip 3 1/2 - 4 1/2 hours
  • Short Trip 1 hour. (You may float our Short Trip as many times as you would like while we are shuttling)
  • Tube Trips vary due to fluctuating water level.
  • Use the river at your own Risk
  • Welch Mill does not accept credit, debit, or check cards as payment


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