Meeting at Welch River Outfitters at 11:30 a.m. - if you would like to attend, email me at Protected content .
The long trip on the river will take about 3 1/ Protected content hours. ***Tube Trips vary due to fluctuating water level***
Tubing Rates: $10 *Any tubes not returned will require a $15 replacement fee* *CASH ONLY* A VALID DRIVERS LICENSE is required to rent tubes (one deposit per group, maximum 15 tubes under one deposit). Life jackets are available upon request free of charge.
Welch Mill Canoeing and Tubing Directions: From Minneapolis and Northern Suburbs I-94 East to Hwy 52 South take Red Wing Exit in Hampton Turn Left onto MN 50 East, turns into Hwy 61 South Turn Right onto Welch Village Road (3 miles into town)
Tubing newbies, consider bringing: * Bathing suit * Water shoes, tennis shoes or sandals that tie to your feet * A selection of beverages, sandwiches and snacks * A cooler to hold said yummies * Sunglasses and a hat from the dollar store * Waterproof sunblock * A change of clothes and a towel (to leave in your car) * A plastic/trash bag * Glass bottles and containers, styrofoam coolers, kegs, beer bongs, and beads are not allowed on the river