COMAL RIVER RULES and Information


Expect to spend $15-22 per person, including shuttle, tube rental, and fees. Most New Braunfels outfitters require a drivers license or credit card to hold as a rental deposit.


Preferred River Outfitters generally have on-site or free parking with shuttle services.

Visitors to New Braunfels may also park at Prince Solms Park for $20, Hinman Island for $30, and Elizabeth Ave for $10. To save time, download the ParkMobile app before arriving. (Parking fees only apply between May 1st and Labor Day, 8 a.m – 7 p.m.)


  • No disposable containers.
  • No glass.
  • No foam containers.
  • No littering.
  • Lifejackets are recommended for weak swimmers and children under eight. Personal flotation devices will be provided to Comal River tubers for free with a deposit. Get yours at the New Braunfels City Tube Chute or other river outfitters.
  • No volume drinking devices.
  • No containers under 5 fluid oz.
  • Noise devices must not be audible beyond 50 feet.
  • No jumping from bridges, dams, or trees into the Comal River.
  • Coolers must have a clasp on the lid (zipper, Velcro, latch, cord) with a maximum size of 30 quarts and 1 cooler per person.
  • Vessels on the Comal River may not be over 18 feet in length.
  • Limit of two tubes per person.
  • Canoes and kayaks may not use the Last Tubers Exit on the Comal River on weekends and holidays.
  • Round inflatable tubes cannot be bigger than five feet (5′) in diameter.

*Information based on City of New Braunfels Parks & Rec. website details as of May 26, 2023.

For an ideal tubing trip, contact an outfitter directly for more pricing information and details:

444 Tubing – (830) 730-8740
Comal Tubes – (830) 387-4408
Corner Tubes – (830) 626-6687
Felger’s River Center – (830) 625-4003
Landa Falls – (830) 627-1440
Landa River Trips – (830) 625-5889
NB Toobs – (830) 302-7878
Rockin’ R River Rides – (830) 620-6262
Tejas Tubos – (830) 627-1965
Texas Tubes – (830) 626-9900
The Float In – (830) 213-2355