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Welcome to Little Ponderosa River Outfitters, LLC! 

We are so glad y'all stopped by!

We are a tubing, rafting, and kayaking outfitter along the Guadalupe River in New Braunfels, TX!

We are located between the 3rd Crossing bridge and the 4th Crossing bridge.

Using the Ponderosa Crossing bridge from River Road you'll see our Big Blue Barn and bright yellow signs.

Come on over to rent your tubes and kayaks today!

Don't forget to Follow and Like our Facebook Page!

Find us under Little Ponderosa River Outfitters and Follow us on Instagram @littleponderosariveroutfitters.


Thanks for a fantastic season! We are closed now. 

Look out for our 2023 dates to post in the Spring.

April: Friday, Saturday, Sundays ONLY. (Closed on Easter)

May-July: Friday, Saturday, and Sundays until...

Monday - Sunday starting summer 2023.

August - September: Please see Calendar for schedule!

September 25 - March 2023: Winter Fishing Hours, Please see our Services Tab for more info!

During our typical summer hours we are able to provide rental services for tubes, and kayaks! 

Parking, river access, and shuttle services are included with rental. 

Please see our Services Tab for more info on all we offer!

Please see our Policies & Paperwork Tab for more info

No children under 5 years old allowed

No Day Camping, No BBQs, No pets allowed 


No Can Ban means it's ok to bring soft drinks and alcohol canned beverages to our part of the Guadalupe River.

Glass, Styrofoam, and Plastic containers of 5 ounces or smaller (jello shot) are not allowed. 

These products create an environmental hazard to the ducks and other wild life along the river.

Helpful Information  &  Seasonal Calendar

Summer Hours: OPEN DAILY 9:30am to 7pm

We open at 9:30 am for float trips. ALL tubing equipment must be returned by 6:45pm, last shuttle runs at 6:30pm to/from other outfitters.

Rental kayaks must be returned by 5:30 pm.


Fall & Winter Hours: CLOSED DAILY - see Services Tab for information on Anglers & Fishing Guides.

  • Bring plenty of water!

  • Along with essential river items in our General Store, we also sell 7 lb bags of ice and 10' cords of rope.

  • Please use the mesh trash bags provided by LPRO and W.O.R.D to keep the river clean and beautiful!

We are proud supporters of : New Braunfels PD, New Braunfels FD, United States Military, New Braunfels Food Bank, Canyon Lake Animal Shelter, Natalie Woolsey Toy Drive, Hill Country Christian School, York Creek VFD, as well as many others!

We are a proud member of the Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce!

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Little Ponderosa River Outfitters, L.L.C.

2001 Ponderosa Drive

New Braunfels Texas 78132

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