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$65 Water Sports

San Marcos River Adventure Kayak Tour

Specific departure location will be given upon confirmation. Your adventure starts 15 miles down river on a private stretch of the San Marcos. Tour is a total of three hours, A typical tour will beginning at 10:30 am and ending at approximately 1:30 pm daily.  Please arrive to departure point 15 minutes before scheduled departure.Should you require transportation to and from the departure point, it is available for an additional $20 per per person.  Pick-up and drop-off location is Joe's Crab Shack, 600 Riverside Drive, Austin, Texas.Customers will receive a full refund with 24 hours notice of cancellation. Customers will also receive a full refund in case of operator cancellation due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances. Contact us by phone to cancel or inquire about a cancellation. No-shows will be charged the full price.

$74 Water Sports

San Marcos River Half-Day Tubing Experience from Austin

After meeting at the Austin Visitor Center at your designated time, you will hop on the air-conditioned bus and head down to the San Marcos river. No drinking is allowed on the buses due to city regulations. You will be able to bring your own beverages and snacks. Coolers and ice, as well as tubes for you and the coolers will be provided. The float will last anywhere from 2 to 4 hours depending on the flow of the river. When you reach the end of the tubing experience, you will be picked up and brought back to Austin, hopefully feeling relaxed after having a good time on the river.