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 The Great Outdoors
   Charlemont,  MA      Call us at: 413-339-8373
Shuttle Service

  Monday         closed
  Tuesday        closed
  Wednesday    varies  
  Thursday        10-4
  Friday             10-4  
  Saturday         10-4
  Sunday           10-4
Welcome to the Great Outdoors!
Conveniently located along the Deerfield River on the Mohawk Trail (Route 2) 

We do out bestt to provide all the products and services needed for an exciting, safe and affordable day of tubing or rafting on the Deerfield River. We operate on a first come first serve basis, no reservations needed.
This allows us to accommodate anyone and everyone who rolls into town looking for some fun in the sun tubing on the river.  

The phone number for the Great outdoors is also my home number (Chris Carcio) so call me with any questions or concerns you might have. I do ask that you please read through the website before calling

     To make your experience complete and safe on the river The Great Outdoors carries a variety of tubing accessories and gear .

     Make the trip and come on out, trust me you'll be happy you did.  Looking forward to seeing all our return customers and meeting new ones, This is going to be a great season!

Chris Carcio (Owner/Operator) [email protected]
The Great Outdoors 78 Main Street Charlemont, MA. 01339  

Tube Rental Package: 
We offer single and double tubes, A double tube costs the same as renting two single tubes. 

Single Tube Package $25.00 per person.
Double Tube Package comparable to two single tubes
Package Includes:
Tube: Head rest, Cup Holder, Durable, with handles.
Parking: On the river.
Life Jacket: Rental life jacket included.

Individual Prices:
On the river $5.00 per vehicle.  
Shuttle Service: 
$5.00 per person, not included in package.
Life Jacket Rental: 

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78 Main Street  Charlemont
    Longest   tube run on the Upper Deerfield.  (nearly twice as long) 
    Only  insured and permitted shuttles
    Shuttles continuously run up  & down the river to monitor tubers
    Showers and changing rooms and bathrooms      
    Large firepit with multiple picnic tables   
    Offers a live band (most Sundays)
    Parking spaces for 200 cars
    Choice of two eateries just  next door
An amazing season of tubing and fun on the river is underway at The Great Outdoors!  Click on our Facebook page for pictures and videos to get a real feel of great summer fun on the river!!! Visit The Great Outdoors for an unforgettable summer experience!!! 
Click here to get a true sense of the amazing river experience captured through many  photo's and videos taken over the years

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Hours of store operation are the hours the retail store is open, tubing hours vary each day depending on the water release schedule. On days with extreme weather such as heavy rain, lightening or cold temperatures we may be closed. 
 Please check before coming out that there is a good water flow and the best time to arrive.  ​Click here to check daily schedule.    WED varies with water sched.

Tube Rentals: We offer the delux "Blue series" tubes.  Padded head rest, cup holder designed for durability and comfort for your safe .
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