River Tubing and Kayak Center Location

Our Delaware River tubing operation is located at the Cooley Tract of the D&R Canal State Park on Route 29. This is approximately 0.9 miles south of the Kingwood boat launch and 1.8 miles south of Frenchtown. Look for the yellow Big Bear Gear Tubing flags. You can search for the Big Bear Gear Tubing Center if you have an android phone and use GPS. Do not use Apple Maps.  
Please note, the Big Bear Gear Tubing Center is not located at our store, which is located in Lambertville, about 15 miles south. 



Directions to Big Bear Gear River Tubing Center from Big Bear Gear store

Please note that our river tubing is NOT at the Big Bear Gear store. It is 15.7 miles up-river in Kingwood, between Stockton and Frenchtown (note that your GPS system may call our location Frenchtown instead of Kingwood). From the Big Bear Gear store, just follow Route 29 north. The Big Bear Gear tubing Center is located at the Cooley Tract of the D&R Canal State Park, between mile markers 32.5 and 33. Big Bear Gear River Tubing is convenient to all of New Jersey, Philadelphia and New York.