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Graceful Ghost Steamboat

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Address: 756 Pine Island Road, Uncertain, TX 75661
Phone Number: 877-894-4678
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Vist the Bayou

The steam boat could not be taken out the day we went to Caddo Lake; but the boat man took us out on a motor boot and told us a lot about the history of the area, the Caddo... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
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Monrovia, California
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Grapevine, Texas
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31 reviews 31 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

Went on the only operating steamboat. The captain told history and stories during the ride. He was light and entertaining and had a tendency to forget where he left off. Overall a pleasant way to see the Caddo Lake.

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Pulaski, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

The captain is very entertaining. Got to see some Egrets. Got many beautiful pictures there. I would definitely visit again when I'm back in the area.

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Houston, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Enjoyed the ride - slowly and gracefully the steamship moves down the river. Don't expect speed from the Graceful Ghost.

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Garland, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Our tour guide Byron, was very knowledgeable and Fun. He talks fast, but he does tell you a lot of history about the lake and Texas. We Love it. We took the pontoon boat tour. There was only six on the tour, so it was very personable. We saw the steam boat it looks like fun too. Especially if you... More 

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Monrovia, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

The steam boat could not be taken out the day we went to Caddo Lake; but the boat man took us out on a motor boot and told us a lot about the history of the area, the Caddo Indians, and some of the wildlife. The 1.5 hour tour is relaxing and the sightseeing is fabulous.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We went on this steam boat river tour when we visited Caddo State Park , TX. It leaves from Big Pines which is a great place to eat. The kids loved it. The captain was very informative and funny and even let the kids steer the boat for a minute.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Loved it all. The weather was great and the tour was informative. I've only been to East Texas twice and enjoyed the history of the boat, captain, first mate, and the area. If you have a stick up your ---, then don't go on this tour. The captain and Byron are hilarious. Love the jokes. I was not offended once... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Me and my friend were so excited to visit Lake Caddo for the first time. We lucked out by getting Byron as our tour guide through the waters. He had amazing knowledge regarding the history of Lake Caddo. We we're pleasantly surprised by the tour and actually learned a thing or two while viewing one of the best (and only... More 

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dallas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

Just a short boat ride on a river. Boat captain was not very interesting. Seemed like his spiel was forced.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014 via mobile

We took the pontoon boat with Captain Ron last week and had a great time. If you take the paddlewheeler you go into the open lake. Go instead on the pontoon boat which goes into the swamp.It is awesome and the history and fun facts kept us highly entertained the whole time. Come on, people, these jokes were really mild... More 

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