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USS Riverside

1650 S Casino Dr, Riverside Resort Hotel & Casino, Laughlin, NV 89029
702-298-2535
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Ranked #3 of 13 Activities in Laughlin
Type: Ships, Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Luxury boat, available for tours, special events and weddings, is the only one of its type to pass...
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Type: Ships, Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Luxury boat, available for tours, special events and weddings, is the only one of its type to pass under the Laughlin Bridge.

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Alta Loma, California
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49 reviews 49 reviews
20 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

We took this tour of the river and a narrated history of the area. The weather was great when we visited the area. Very relaxing and it has great views of the casinos and the city of Laughlin and Bullhead City. I would highly recommend this tour esp for first time visitors to the area.

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New Jersey
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193 reviews 193 reviews
76 attraction reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This was right outside the Riverside Hotel. For only $10.00 you get a nice boat ride on the river with narration about the area. We took the 2:30 boat. We sat upstairs in front. The weather was perfect this time of year for a boat ride. It was sunny but not that hot. ( I was in Laughlin once in... More 

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Ellensburg, Washington
2 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

This was a very nice trip. I learned some things I didn't know and the scenery was beautiful. The price was very reasonable for the trip - and there were beverages available on the boat as well as restrooms.

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Kuna, Idaho
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

This is a relaxing and informational cruise on the Colorado River launching from the Riverside Casino. We were not able to go under the bridge to Davis Damn due to the river being too high but still enjoyed the leisurely trip by the casinos with information regarding the development of Laughlin. We took the Saturday 6:30pm cruise and watched the... More 

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Prior Lake, Minnesota
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40 reviews 40 reviews
14 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

As we sailed, the cost was $10/adult (02/2014), and that price for the ride to Davis Dam, and especially the wonderful narration about the history of Laughlin was worth it. Some charter and bus groups had two-for-one coupons, but even at full price, passengers will get their money's worth. We didn't think to look into it, but it might be... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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82 reviews 82 reviews
17 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

You really can't beat the price! The excursion is $10 per person and 2-for-1 coupons are easy to come by. The boat is large and comfortable. There is a a full bar aboard with reasonable prices. The taped narrative is very informative and interesting, although it can be hard to hear in certain areas of the boat. Really it is... More 

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San Diego
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85 reviews 85 reviews
51 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

This is a low-speed cruise that heads up the Colorado River to Davis Dam and back. There's recorded audio that discusses points of interest and the history of Laughlin as the cruise progresses. The boat itself is nice with a bar serving soft drinks, beer and cocktails. All in all - a very fun time! This cruise is free for... More 

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bills@ohiocpa.net
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

We stayed at Don's Riverside Resort in early April, 2013 and received a 2-for-1 coupon for this river cruise in the coupon booklet we got when we checked in. Our total cost was $10 total for both of us. This is the second year in a row that we took this cruise and thoroughly enjoyed it both times. However, this... More 

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Bloomfield, Nebraska
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

This was the best deal of our trip! It was very educational and enjoyable. It was a much needed break from the casino action. The captain was very entertaining and the staff was great! We also purchased the prime rib sandwich lunch. It was very affordable and very good. I would definitely recommend this 90-minute tour to all Laughlin visitors!

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Midwest
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74 reviews 74 reviews
20 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

Took a boat ride on the USS Riverside. Pleasant hour and a half ride up and down the river with the captain telling about when the dam was built and other informative things. Fun to be out in a boat and look back to see the casino's all in bright lights. Used a 2 for 1 coupon so 2 of... More 

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