9 Lazy Rivers Near Cleveland That Are Perfect For Tubing On A Summer’s Day

As August draws to a close, we become aware that our warm days are numbered. But, right now, it is so unbearably hot that it is the ideal time to take full advantage of our final summer days and make a splash. Here, we mean “make a splash” in the most literal of ways. There are so many lazy rivers near Cleveland that there is always a great destination to kick back, cool off, and relax as you float away from reality for a much needed break. We’ve compiled a list of the coolest water parks within an hour and a half of Cleveland that are still open for you to enjoy.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Summer is not over yet, and these locations near Cleveland make for a spectacular day trip. Have any plans for Labor Day? You do now! Enjoy any of these relaxing rivers for a fun way to de-stress. If you are feeling particularly adventurous, consider spending your Labor Day weekend at one of the camp grounds listed above.

For more late summer fun, peruse our list of the best Cleveland-area adventures.