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Giving Tuesday 2023: Preserving the Cuyahoga River and More

  Ever hear the phrase, “A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions”? Well, it’s Giving Tuesday and Float the River is planting seeds of change. We’re not just talking about donating money. We’re knee-deep in mud to protect our beloved Cuyahoga River ecosystem. We understand that every creature plays a vital…

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November 23, 2023

9 Reasons to Shop Local This Small Business Saturday

As the calendar turns to the end of November, Small Business Saturday encourages folks to shop local. Launched as a counterpart to Black Friday and Cyber Monday, which predominantly benefit large retailers and e-commerce giants, Small Business Saturday shines a spotlight on local, independent businesses. But why should you shop local? Here are nine compelling…

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November 17, 2023

Kayaking for Beginners: Everything You Need to Know

Ever watched a lone kayaker, effortlessly gliding across the water, and thought about how liberating it must feel? It’s not just you. For centuries, people have been drawn to this solitary pursuit that merges man with nature. This post will introduce you to kayaking for beginners – but let’s not stop at introductions. You’ll learn…

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October 26, 2023

The Top 5 Benefits of Outdoor Team Building Activities

In today’s fast-paced corporate world, fostering a strong sense of teamwork and camaraderie among employees is more crucial than ever. The traditional office setting, however, doesn’t always provide the ideal backdrop for building those essential bonds. This is where outdoor team-building activities come into play. Float the River offers an exciting and unique opportunity for…

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October 2, 2023

Autumn Delights: Top Fall Picnic Spots in Northeast Ohio

Just because Float the River has closed for the season doesn’t mean you can’t continue to enjoy the beauty of nature here in Northeast Ohio.  In fact, fall is one of the best times to explore the outdoors here. The vibrant colors of leaves turn from green to hues of red, orange, and gold. It’s…

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October 2, 2023

6 Cool Photo Opportunities When You Float The River

Table of Contents What to Expect on a Cuyahoga River Tubing Adventure Look Out for These Scenic Spots During Your Journey Cuyahoga Falls Historical Significance of the Falls Taking in the Beauty of Cuyahoga Falls Cuyahoga Valley National Park Explore the Park’s Landscape on Your Tubing Trip A World of Photo-ops Float the River With…

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August 28, 2023

Revealing the Abilities of River Water: Mental Health and Wellness

Table of Contents Discovering the Mental Health Oasis: River Water’s Magic and Wellness Benefits Soothing and Positive Effects on Anxiety and Mental Health Difficulties Free-Flowing Rivers and Daily Lives Physical Health Benefits of River Water Effects on Physical Activity Levels Improved Human Health with Access to River Water Aquatic Environment Benefits of River Water Healthy…

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August 28, 2023

Restoring the Cuyahoga River Together

Table of Contents The Evolution of the Cuyahoga River Float The River’s Social Venture Annual River Clean-ups and Environmental Contributions The Cuyahoga River’s Safe and Clean Status Keep Our Rivers Clean Float The River With Us At Float The River, located in Cuyahoga Falls, our passion lies in reshaping perceptions of the Cuyahoga River. Our…

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July 28, 2023

The Best Time to Float the River

Table of Contents Why Should I Float the Cuyahoga River? When to Float the Cuyahoga River Seasonal Events and Festivals Where to Begin Your Cuyahoga River Adventure Join Us! Float the River With Us Gone are the days when the Cuyahoga River was known only for its pollution and environmental issues. Today, it has undergone…

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July 28, 2023

Ensuring Your Safety: A Guide to a Fun and Carefree River Tubing Experience

Table of Contents Why is River Safety Important? Understanding River Hazards and Risks Weather Conditions and Extremes Rocks, Debris, Logs, and Other Obstacles Preparing for a Float Checking the Weather Forecast Ahead of Time Knowing Your Swimming Abilities and Skills Dressing Appropriately for the Conditions Wearing a Life Jacket or Personal Floatation Device (PFD) Key…

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July 17, 2023

What You Can Expect On Your First Float

Table of Contents Overview of the Cuyahoga River What Floating the Cuyahoga River Offers Getting Ready to Float Before Setting Out Respecting the Wildlife Finishing Up Your Journey Key Takeaways Overview of the Cuyahoga River Welcome to Float the River! We’re thrilled to invite you on an exhilarating journey along the picturesque Cuyahoga River in…

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June 22, 2023