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Quick Details

  • To rent a cooler tube, please add a raft or kayak rental to your cart!
  • Tubes are available on short floats only / Long floats not available for tubing
  • Tube departures end at 3 p.m.
  • We bus you up river to our private launch site and bus you back to Riverbend upon completion of your float.
Cooler Tube 2-4 hours

Pack a Cooler Float!

A cooler tube is a tube designed to carry a cooler (provided by the customer) and tows behind a raft, kayak, or tube.

  • Riverbend Floats is located on the scenic Illinois River!
  • Our boats and equipment are fresh and clean.
  • We float the most scenic section of the Illinois River.
  • Our goal is for you and your group or family to have an amazing river experience.
  • Be happy and enjoy the ride!

What to Bring

  • Tennis or water shoes
  • Sunscreen

Late Fees and Additional Information

  • Please note that floats are approximate times.
  • All boats are due at our landing no later than 7 p.m.
  • Any boats arriving between 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. will be charged a $50.00 late fee.
  • Any boat arriving after 8 pm will be charged a $100.00 late fee.
  • Limit one 50-quart or smaller ice chest per boat.