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Gateway Clipper Fleet

350 W. Station Square Dr., Pittsburgh, PA 15219 (Downtown)
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Ranked #8 of 57 Activities in Pittsburgh
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Boat Tours, Sightseeing Tours
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Owner description: Gateway Clipper Fleet, located on the Southern Shore of the Monongahela River, in Station Square. We sail the Three Rivers all year long. Join us aboard a dinner dance, sightseeing, concert, event, or private charter cruise.

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Russell, Pennsylvania, Usa
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

We had our son's rehearsal dinner on the Clipper in Aug. It was awesome. The ride was great the food was wonderful and owners went of their way to make a joyous occasion even better. Thank you!!

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Sebastian, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Very interesting. Narrator was good. Enjoyed seeing the sights around Pittsburgh. Tour was done at a good pace, yet was very informative.

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Bend, Oregon
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Wow! I grew up about 45 minutes from Pittsburgh but moved to the west coast 30 years ago. I recently had occasion to visit family in PA and to take a ride on one of the Gateway Clipper boats. What a great thing to do whether you are from the area or a visitor! The hour cruise starts at the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Definitely go if you visit with family or friends, nice and relax after running around the city, tired of the rides and museums, just sit and relax, the changing view of the city is breathtaking! Remember listen to the narrator Scott and captain's introduction, fun and informative Try also close by the inclines and museums Don't forget to bring the... More

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East Rochester, Ohio
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We shared the evening with family and friends. We were celebrating our 50th wedding anniversary. Our kids chose the boat ride instead of a party that no-one wanted. Everyone had an enjoyable evening spend dancing, eating a wonderful meal, and half-price drinks the first hour. Our evening was so special! We had rode the Gateway Clipper many years ago, and... More

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Canonsburg, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Today we took the afternoon cruise to celebrate my aunt's 90th birthday. We had a perfect October day...good weather and colorful foliage. The food and entertainment was great. All of the crew members were pleasant and cooperative. I had not been on the boat for a while. It is dated and could use a make-over.

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DuBois, Pennsylvania
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Just booked for the second year in a row. My husband and I come in December and spend the weekend. This is top on the list of things we enjoy. The food is absolutely delicious. Best prime rib I've had. Great desserts too. Beautiful view of Pittsburgh lite up ay night. Special evening for sure. Looking forward to this years... More

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Winchester, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We took the Thursday bbq cruise and it was excellent. The staff was very organized and helpful. We expected either good food, bad cruise or bad food, good cruise but both were good. They offer half price drinks the first hour which is a good start and they stay on top of your table. The bbq buffet was killer. They... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The cruise was OK - I'm glad we went, not sure if we will do it again. We were lucky that the weather was perfect, clear and not hot/cold - the highlight was the boat and the scenery. Isn't that why you go on the Gateway Clipper? Beautiful tour, plenty of seating on the top deck, even with a large... More

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Dayton, Ohio
11 reviews 11 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

My sisters and our husbands came together for a sister's reunion in Pittsburgh and celebrated some birthdays on the dinner cruise. Overall it was a great evening and a great way to enjoy being back in the 'burgh! The whole event is well-organized which made for an enjoyable evening. The food was very good and plenty of it. We ordered... More

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