After fatal tubing accidents on Red Lake River, safety measures taken at popular summer spot
RED LAKE FALLS, Minn. -- On hot Saturdays, as many as 1,500 visitors float down a four-mile stretch of the Red Lake River on this town's outskirts, in effect doubling its population.
The dominant tubing demographic is young adult. The dominant tubing accessory is a cooler of beer. Their inner tubes tied together with rope, they form party flotillas.
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