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River Conservation: Preserving the Cuyahoga River and Beyond

Rivers are the lifeblood of our planet, providing essential resources and habitats for countless species. The Cuyahoga River has a long and winding history that includes years of pollution and neglect followed by a series of conservation efforts that have led it to become the beautiful, clean and thriving ecosystem that it is today. At…

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June 4, 2024

Enhance Team Building with a Corporate Retreat on the River

Corporate retreats are essential for fostering team collaboration, boosting morale, and sparking innovation within your company. Choosing the right location can make all the difference in creating an unforgettable and productive experience for your team. Look no further than Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, a hidden gem that offers the perfect blend of natural beauty, convenience, and…

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June 4, 2024

The Ultimate Guide to Family Activities and Dining in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio

Nestled along the banks of the scenic Cuyahoga River, Cuyahoga Falls is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts and a delightful destination for families seeking adventure and relaxation. At Float the River, we offer an engaging tubing and kayaking experience that is sure to be the heart of an activity filled, family-friendly day. Floating with us…

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April 23, 2024

Make Memories with Group Outings at Float the River

Floating down a serene river with the sun gleaming off the water’s surface can transform an average day out with friends or coworkers into an unforgettable adventure. At Float the River in Cuyahoga Falls, this experience is taken to the next level with customized group floating trips that cater to every type of gathering—from corporate…

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April 16, 2024

What to Pack on a River Tubing Trip

If you’re thinking about floating the Cuyahoga River with Float the River, here’s how we recommend you get ready. Being prepared will help you get the most enjoyment out of your adventure and ensure you have the time of your life! Table of Contents What is Floating the River via Tube? Essential Items: What You…

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March 20, 2024

Ultimate Guide to Planning Your Bachelor/Bachelorette Party in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio

  With amenities similar to those of a large metropolitan city, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, still has that small-town appeal, making it an ideal destination for your bachelor or bachelorette party. As a suburb of the Akron metropolitan area and part of Summit County, Cuyahoga Falls has just enough to offer to keep you entertained and…

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March 20, 2024

Discover the Rich Biodiversity of the Restored Cuyahoga River

  Today, the Cuyahoga River is an outdoor playground teeming with wildlife. Thousands of locals and tourists return annually to enjoy tubing and kayaking trips along the Cuyahoga. That wasn’t always the case, however. Once upon a time, the Cuyahoga was one of the most polluted waterways in the entire country. Explore how the Cuyahoga…

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March 15, 2024

Discover the Joy of a Short Kayak Tour on the Cuyahoga River

Imagine slicing through the water, the gentle lap of waves against your kayak—it’s not just a daydream. A Short Kayak Tour offers this serene escape without swallowing up your entire day. Here, you’ll learn everything about navigating these river waters, from what gear will keep you safe and dry to how even absolute beginners can…

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March 1, 2024

Stay Safe and Enjoy the Waters: Essential Kayaking Rules to Know

If you are considering learning the fun sport of kayaking to stay fit or simply enjoy some time on the water with family and friends, then learning kayak safety is paramount. Nothing is more important when embarking on this journey than knowing how to keep yourself safe. Read on for more information on the essential…

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March 1, 2024

Kayaking or Canoeing: Which One Should You Choose for Your Next Outdoor Adventure?

Whether you’re floating carelessly down a river or navigating fun, choppy waters, kayaking or canoeing are the perfect ways to connect with nature, relax, or simply enjoy being alive and pumping up that adrenaline. Of course, how to go about the process regarding which one is best, a kayak or canoe, is up for debate,…

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March 1, 2024

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