Tubing Madness at Cottonwood

Starting at $30 | Full Day of Tubing Madness

Last Call Tubing (2pm 1.5 hour float)

Looking for fun in the sun the whole family will enjoy? Try a full day of Tubing Madness!

Tubing Madness Is Closed For The 2018 Season.  We will reopen Friday of Memorial Weekend 2019.

An Arizona River Tubing Adventure

Looking for cool fun in the sun while in Sedona or the Verde Valley?  Tubing Madness on the Verde River is the event for the whole family to enjoy.

  • Reservations are required.
  • Age limit is 5 years old & 4 feet tall.
  • Meet us at Bignotti Beach at your scheduled booking time slot, 10 am, 11 am, 12 pm or 1 pm.
  • We shuttle you upstream about 15 minutes to Skidmore River Access Point where your tubing adventure starts.
  • You can pre-purchase water shoes, tubing coolers, ice, water, sunscreen, chums and waterproof bags for phone or keys.
  • We provide water cannons for epic water fights as you leisurely float downstream.
  • Float takes about 2 to 3 hours, depending on conditions, with all day shuttles.
  • Last tubing shuttle is at 2 pm.
  • Tubing is closed for the day at 4:30 pm.
  • No dogs or ducks or any animals allowed.

Map to Bignotti Beach River Access Point Parking Lot

Price $30 per tube

  • Last Chance Tubing at 2:00 pm, only lower 1/2 of the tubing run.
  • $20.00 per tube

Items to rent or puchase online

  • Rental
    •  Heavy Duty Cooler tubes for rent for $15.00 each.
      • Will hold 27.5 x 16.5 x 8.5 or smaller ice chest.
  • Purchase
    • 16-quart Mega Chill Inflatable Cooler tubes hold up to 18 cans and 4 cans outside, plus ice. $23.00 for purchase. (see item in booking page)
    • 16-quart Heavy Duty Floating Cooler with a zipper top $49.97 (see item in booking page)
    • Water shoes $14.97
    • Water proof bags (phones & keys)
    • Chums for sunglasses
    • Sunscreen
    • Water
    • Ice

What To Expect

  • Expect to get very wet
  • We provide water cannons for epic water fights as you leisurely float downstream!
  • Expect to get lots of sun! The float takes about two hours depending on river conditions, and how much you paddle or just float along.

What you will lose!

  • Cell phone
  • expensive sunglasses
  • only set of car keys
  • and nice jewelry
  • …..please don’t take them tubing with you!


  • About 2 – 3 hours for one run.
  • Lower 1/2 is about one hour.
  • *Note: Tubing Madness begins Friday May 25, 2018 and ends Monday September 3, 2018 for the season.

 What to Bring

  • Big smiles and laughter — it’s going to be a fun adventure
  • Clothing that is suitable for the weather conditions
  • Change of clothing for after the trip (you will be getting wet)
  • Shoes or sandals that can get wet, sunhat, sunglasses and strap, sunscreen, plastic ziplock for phones, camera, and whatever else you need to keep dry
  • Water bottles and quick snacks