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Captain Ron's Original Dells Jet Boats

1550 Wisconsin Dells Pkwy, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
608-254-6080
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
Type: Tours
Owner description: The 1st Jet Boat Tour in the Midwest. Tour the Upper Dells with 360 degree spins, power stops & speeds up to 45 mph. Located 3 mi. n. of Wisconsin... more » Owner description: The 1st Jet Boat Tour in the Midwest. Tour the Upper Dells with 360 degree spins, power stops & speeds up to 45 mph. Located 3 mi. n. of Wisconsin Dells. Reservations advised! « less
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Champaign, Illinois, United States
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25 reviews 25 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

This was an add on attraction for us that we got in a package deal. It was getting pretty chilly that evening when we went out but we didn't care. We had a blast!!! Not to mention that we saw some beautiful scenery to top it all off! Don't miss out on this one!

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We are so happy you enjoyed your tour! Thank you for the wonderful comments, and we hope to see you again More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

We had an online coupon for this, so we went. It's a lot of fun! Sitting closer to the sides seems to get you wetter. And you get really wet, anyway! Wear a swimsuit, and have a towel in the car. But this is one of the best things in the dells!

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Minneapolis, MN
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

We have driven by the Wisc. Dells countless times and never have gone into the actual Wisconsin River into the Dells until this last weekend. What a kick of joy, water spray, speed, good and safe fun with the staff, and up-close encounter with nature. Wow, it costs a bit of money, but why not once? We suggest: do it!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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7 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

Saw the Dells, got soaked, learned a little history. Our Captain did a great job of making sure we got wet, did many 360 degree turns, and also pointed out many of the great scenic spots along the Dells. Wonderful little excursion in The Dells.

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Port Washington, Wisconsin, United States
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4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

We had a great time. We did the 10am family boat trip which allowed us to get our youngest son a ticket for free. There was only 1 other family on the boat with us and our Captian was great! He did a great tour and gave us the ride of our life! Be prepared to get WET! We used... More

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Janesville, Wisconsin
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2012

at first i was really kinda thinking this wasnt going to be enjoyable, but our driver was so awesome..made it very fun and thrilling at the same time

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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10 reviews 10 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

Had a great ride, got soaked. But would bring our own life jackets for our young children next time.

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Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

You will get wet but isn't that the idea? I was so wet the money in my wallet was wet. My eight year old couldn't stop laughing. Beautiful scenery and good stories. Captain Craig was very entertaining.

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012 via mobile

Had a great time there were alot of people on the water but that was ok they still did the tricks and stops were ever he could and also gave us points of interest

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Grimes, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

The boat ride was awesome and the entire family had a great time. We were totally drenched by the end of the ride so don't expect to stay dry during this boat ride. Only negative comment was the boat captain asking for gratuities at the end of the ride.

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