Ohio is home to some amazing natural playgrounds- rivers being one of them. While floating down a lazy river at a waterpark can be enjoyable, floating down a real river has qualities that simply can’t be beaten.
The rental businesses below offer all the equipment you and your family need to have a fun and safe day floating down one of Ohio’s prettiest rivers. Check out the DP guide below to choose the right river and rental to make the perfect summer day trip. And if tubing isn’t for your family, check out the kayak and canoe deals these Ohio River rentals offer!
The Great Miami River
Address: 1995 E. Ross Rd. Tipp City, OH AND 409 N Elm St, Troy, OH 45373
Phone: (937) 266-6252
About: Adventures on the Great Miami offer a myriad of water activities at both their 17 acre riverside property in Tipp City and their Historical Boathouse Marina in Troy. Both locations have kayaking, canoeing, stand-up paddle boarding, rafts, and tubes. They also offer “Paddle in the Park” which is not a river trip but rather a chance to float around scenic livery areas.
The Little Miami River
Address: 3234 Washington Mill Road Bellbrook, Ohio 45305
About: Come and canoe, kayak, or tube the beautiful Little Miami River, Ohio’s first registered scenic river. Located less than a 45 minute drive from anywhere in the Dayton area. The Little Miami offers paddlers a chance to view nature at its best. The gentle current of the Little Miami offer beginners and experts alike to enjoy its splendor.
Address: 225 Corwin Rd. Oregonia, OH 45054
About: As a family owned/operated business, it is our pleasure to serve you during your Little Miami River adventure outing. We offer two scenic locations near the Cincinnati area- in Oregonia and in Morrow. Canoes, kayaks, tubes, rafts and riverside camping are available for your enjoyment. Whether you are a beginner on the river or an experienced canoeist, the scenic Little Miami River has something to offer for everyone.
Address: 3045-3058 State Rt. 3 South Loudonville, OH 44842
About: Mohican Adventures offers a wonderful tube trip on the Mohican River. Be prepared to relax the entire day away as you float leisurely downstream. The trip starts at Mohican Adventures and flows downstream to Frye’s Landing, where we pick you up and take you back to your car.
Address: 31251 Chieftan Drive Logan, Ohio 43138
About: Looking for something fun to do while in the Hocking Hills? Well grab a tube and head out on the river! Tubing is arguably one of summer’s most refreshing activities. We make tubing convenient and easy. Be prepared to relax the entire day as you float liesurely downstream. The trip starts at Crocketts Run and concludes at the Canoe Livery.