Private Charters

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We are now booking dates for your intimate, casual, fun Private Charter for 2014! RiverQuest is a unique, affordable venue for your private gathering of two to 50 guests! Weddings, Company Outings, Family Reunions, Cocktail Parties, Anniversary, etc......

 

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Special Cruises

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We have a cruise for everyone, any age! In season: Kid's Cruises, Island Landings, Birding, Wine/Food, Music and more. February thru October we are on the river with so many fun and relaxing ways to enjoy it!

 

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Gift Certificates

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Please click "More" below. A Gift Certificate for a RiverQuest cruise works for all ages, never goes out of style and never expires! We offer relaxing Sunset and Daytime Cruises and lots of Special Cruises throughout the year!

 

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We will be offering cruises through November 1 this season. Many more weeks left! Come aboard!

Daytime Gillette Castle Viewing cost: $20 adult, $15 kid.  

 

We are now booking FOLIAGE CRUISES.

NOTE: Tree Swallow Cruises ...are basically sold out. Please send an email to add you to the wait list. We are most likely going to add more cruises to the first week in October. We are saving some for re-schedules. If we don't need them, they will become open! Booking is available for 2015 already! Book early!                                                                                                        

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Monday and Tuesday:

Closed

Wednesday:

11:30am: 90 Minute Daytime Gillette Castle Viewing Cruise

5:00pm:Tree Swallow Cruise (SOLD OUT)

Thursday: 

11:30am: 90 Minute Daytime Gillette Castle Viewing Cruise

5:00pm:Tree Swallow Cruise (SOLD OUT)

Friday:

1:30pm: 90 Minute Daytime Gillette Castle Viewing Cruise

Saturday:

1:30pm: 90 Minute Daytime Gillette Castle Viewing Cruise

Sunday:

1:30pm: 90 Minute Daytime Gillette Castle Viewing Cruise

5:00pm:Tree Swallow Cruise (SOLD OUT)

 

NOTE:

To guarantee your spot on all cruises, please book on-line. There is sometimes room for walk-ons, but, not always, especially on the weekends. 

Please check our calendar (button below) for MORE upcoming Regular and Special Cruises! Let's Cruise!!

 

ALSO: Traffic can be backed up on Rt 9 and I-95 on a nice day.

Give yourself plenty of time and/or take the back roads.

 

 

Calendar  Reservations                                                                                                                     


 

River Updates 

 

  

 

Tree Swallow cruises have been alot of fun. Thus far this year they have very low and close, different every year, every night! We are still seeing the "Brockway Island" Bald Eagle most times and other eagles, too. A total of eight on one cruise. At least one every cruise. LOTS of Great Blue Herons and Egrets, also. Ospreys are basically gone, a few here and there. The ones we are seeing now are probably from the norrh on theri migration south. If you are looking to book a Tree Swallow Cruise, just try the date you want to come using our on-line reservations. If it says sold out at the booking page, it is. We will maybe be adding a few more evenings, some of our charters have not fully confirmed. yet. you could also send an email and we will add you to a waiting list.

 

Check out our new Favorite Links and Resources page for links and web cams we are hooked on...Help us by emailing some of your favorites!

 

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The elusive Goodspeed Chick eyeing us from a tree.             The Brockway Island eagles seem to like this tree. 

 

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 This scruffy Eagle was chased by a Peregrine Falcon.        Tracy Lennon got this great photo on Thursday! 

 

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Swallows everyewhere in Selden Creek.                            The "Bridge" Ospreys babies thinking of their upcoming journey



Phone: 860-662-0577

Upcoming Excursions

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11:30 am - 1:30 pm
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3:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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11:30 am - 1:00 pm
11:30am PUBLIC CRUISE*

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5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5:00pm SOLD OUT! TREE SWALLOW CRUISE

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11:30 am - 1:00 pm
11:30am PUBLIC CRUISE*

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