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Triangle Boat Tours

15 Preakness Dr., Ebenezer Boat Ramp, Durham, NC 27502
919-585-1488
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Ranked #5 of 10 Activities in Durham
Type: Tours
Description: Boat Tours on Jordan Lake For Groups up to 12...Guided Tours, Special Events...and MoreClose and ConvenientFun and AffordableSafe and Professional
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Activities for young children, Activities for older children
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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80 reviews 80 reviews
29 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

My wife & I with 2 friends did the Sunset / Starrlight Mead tour. What a wonderful time we had! Capt. Don is great! Highly recommend taking on of the tours.

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Pittsboro, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2011

This is our second eco trip (July 2010 & May 2011) with Don Watkins, the captain. The man knows what he is doing and seems to always get eagles to appear on cue. Snacks are provided and being health conscious individuals, he has tailored the snacks appropriately. His wife makes a wicked good hummus. We recommend Triangle Boat Tours whole... More

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2011

Wow! This captain thought of everything to make our trip relaxing and enjoyable. I am going to keep this in mind for an afternoon or evening out when I have out of town guests to show off the gem that is Jordan Lake.

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2011

Capt. Don gave a great tour of the lake. We saw a young bald eagle, a fox, lots of cormorants. There was plenty of soda and water to drink. When it cooled off as the sun was setting he brought out blankets to those who got cold and we saw a great sunset.

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2011

We enjoyed our ride from start to finish. Saw birds galore--bald eagles, osprey, herons. Ducks too. The air was fresh and the water calm. A great time with good friends. Cap'n Don took good care of us. Would definitely do again.

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2010

We were looking for a fun, easy, and unique way to celebrate my 40th birthday with our three small children and some friends. I saw a sign for Triangle Boat Tours, so I called them up and got lots of good info to fit a boat trip into our weekend of fun. We rented a larger campsite (C40) on Jordan... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2010

Two weeks ago our group of 12 women went for a ride on the pontoon boat with Captain Don. We saw many different types of birds including osprey, eagle, great blue heron and cormorants. Captain Don was very personable and informative and the trip was complete with drinks and snacks! I highly recommend this excursion! Offered: Ecotour, Afternoon Tea, Sunset... More

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Durham, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2010

Captain Don was so much fun! He was professional and courteous and made our outing great. We had a group of seven of us ranging in age from 17 to 80. The younger folks took part in the tubing, which was tons of fun, and the older folks enjoyed being out on the lake. Don knew a great deal about... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2010

I highly recommend this company if you are looking not only for a fun and relaxing time on Jordan Lake as well as a company that is friendly and professional. This is the total package. My girlfriends and I took a sunset cruise and had such a great time on this boat. Don't miss it!

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Durham, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2010

My son and I went out on Jordan Lake with Captain Don and Heidi, and I have to say it was one of the most enjoyable experiences I've had in a long time. The ride was beautiful, and the time we spent playing at the beach was wonderful. My son had the time of his little life (he's 19 months... More

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