6 Lazy Rivers In Oregon That Are Perfect For Tubing On A Summer’s Day

Summer is officially here, and we couldn’t be more excited about it. One fabulous way to spend a hot summer day is soaking up sun rays atop a gently bobbing inner tube as you float down one of Oregon’s cool, clear rivers. There are lots of lovely places to float in the Beaver State. Here are 6 of our absolute favorites:

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Be sure to come prepared with a sturdy inner tube, a ziplock bag for your car keys, and a life jacket. I’d recommend taking as little as possible with you, since objects are really good at getting lost (and getting wet) during river floats.

Have you floated down any of these rivers? Which one is your favorite? Are there any we left out? Let us know in the comments. If you’re looking for more awesome things to do this summer, check out our list of unbeatable summertime activities in Oregon here.