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Channel Cat Taxi

1515 River Drive, Moline, IL 61265
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Ranked #6 of 19 Attractions in Moline
Type: Tours
Most recent review
- Aug 26, 2014
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Florissant, Colorado
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

Very reasonable rates, $6 for adults and $3 for children 2-10 and you can ride all day. Nice way to take a short ride on the river in the Quad City area. You can ride to and from your destination or just stay on and loop back to where you started for a view of the river and local scenery.... More

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Cherokee, North Carolina
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

It's enjoyable to ride across the big river and catch a breeze on a warm evening, but unless you are going to the riverboat gambling place there isn't really a destination, though there are 2 stops. One is just a big gift shop for the riverboat people, mostly junky stuff in there. And the other is a landing for an... More

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Iowa, USA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

This is a great way to get across the mighty Mississippi and ride your bike up and down the bike path. There are several places to drop off and pick-up the Channel Cat Taxi in Davenport or Moline so go for a walk to the next pick-up. It's nice to be on the river and see the city from a... More

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Moline, Illinois
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

What a Deal - only $6 for an all day ride! And the boats run about every 15 - 30 minutes making 4 stops. I had not been to the Village of East Davenport for a while - where are all the shops? Seems there were several more ~ 8 years ago? It was a fun ride anyway!

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Peoria, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

For only $6 a person you get an all day pass and they take you EVERYWHERE! Its so much more relaxing then driving!

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Davenport, Iowa
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73 reviews 73 reviews
25 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

I have been on the Channel Cat Taxi and can tell you it is ery enjoyable when the summer weather is sweltering in the Quad Cities. You can stop and walk around each of the places the Channel Cat goes too and then get on the next one when you are ready to go to the next stop.

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Flagler Beach, Florida
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108 reviews 108 reviews
37 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

The Channel Cat makes such a tremendous accent to the riverfront and the Missisippi. The viewing lessons taught to children (and adults as well) are outstanding. The staff helpful and caring. The Cat is a restful trip and a must do for all.

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Woodhull, Illinois
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

We can't wait until the Channel Cat runs again. It is so fun to go out into the Mississippi to travel across to Iowa. If you plan it just right, you can have lunch or shop and then enjoy the trip across the river. The folks on the water taxi are so very nice. What a beautiful way to enjoy... More

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Coal Valley, Illinois
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

The Channel Cat Taxi is a great way to see the section of the Mississippi River that travels through the Quad Cities. If you visit the John Deere Pavillion you can walk across the street and behind TGI Friday's and catch a ride. It stops at a number of different places, but my favorite is the Village of East Davenport.... More

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Chicago
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115 reviews 115 reviews
38 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

The public transit system in the QC area has a lot of room for improvement... CHANNEL CAT TAXI to the rescue!!! This is a great way to view the river along the QC and a great way to travel up/down the river.

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