Rental Information

Tubing Rates

$5.00 per tube.  If you lose or damage your tube, there’s a $30 fee to cover replacement. An additional charge of $5 for each 15 minutes you’re late will be required. We do not accept large bills.

Tubing With Children

This section of river is perfect for families and children, however no water-based activity is without risk. Life jackets are provided free of charge and all river users are encouraged to wear them.


Shoes or appropriate river sandals should be worn while tubing.


It is suggested to not take valuables on the river, please secure your belongings by leaving all personal items and valuables in your locked vehicle. Keys may be left with your license or ID at the rentals shelter.  Please secure your belongings by leaving all personal items and valuables out of sight in your locked vehicle. 


No shuttle needed. The S-curving section of the river makes access extremely walkable. With just over 1/4 mile to the put-in and just under 1/4 of a mile from the takeout the S-turning river, allows for a 1-mile float. Several river access locations make it easy to customize your float.

Restrooms & Changing

Restrooms/changing area is available at the Tube Rentals Building at the lower parking lot.

Tubes for Purchase

If you can’t get enough of this great river you may purchase a commercial-grade rubber tube at the rentals building for $25.

Large Group Rentals / Group Tubing

Groups of 10 or more are required to give 1-week advance notice during normal operating hours.

Can groups or parties request non-Saturday tube rentals? Non-Saturday private tubing rentals are available upon request and require a minimum of 3 weeks notice to ensure staff availability.

River Conditions & Closings

The Pigg has calm and shallow water with occasional ripples. Some pools may exceed 3 feet in depth. Depending on water level tubers may have to stand and walk various sections. Please call the weather hotline at 540-483-9293 for up-to-date info regarding weather-related closings.