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Address: Upper Dells Dock (107 Broadway) or Lower Dells Dock (Jnc. Hwy. 12, 13, & 16 - Wisc. Dells Parkway), P.O. Box 630, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Phone Number: 608 254-8555

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Nice Rocks

We hadn't been to the Dells in years, but knew we had to take a Dell's boat ride. Classic Dells fun. Our weather warmed to the low 70's with broken clouds; that and a good crew... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

We hadn't been to the Dells in years, but knew we had to take a Dell's boat ride. Classic Dells fun. Our weather warmed to the low 70's with broken clouds; that and a good crew helped to make our cruise picture perfect. One note to the photo bug, the dog only makes one jump at Stand Rock. Be quick.

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Cody and Ken were great! Very informative and fun! Would recommend taking this trip. The weather was a little chilly the day we visited but still had a good time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015 via mobile

Wasn't really sure what to expect, but I was impressed! Our tour was with Katie on the Chicagoan: fun, knowledgeable, and on point with the word-puns :) Learned a lot about the Wisconsin Dells area, had a couple fun stops on the tour. It's a simple, down to earth tour, very casual. Great experience overall!

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Rochester Hills, Michigan, United States
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We stayed overnight in the area on our way back to Michigan from Mt. Rushmore. We chose this stop for the boat tours. We took the Upper Dells tour. It was interesting and pleasant. The crew was friendly and knowledgeable. I especially enjoyed the stop at Witch's Gulch where we walked along a boardwalk through rock formations. Kids will enjoy... More 

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Plum Grove, TX
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60 reviews 60 reviews
5 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The outside top seats are great for the view but the temps were in the 40's. After the first shore excursion we moved down to the inside. All in all an enjoyable trip with unique scenery, walks and the jumping German Shepherds. Worth the money.

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Dahinda, Illinois
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

How can you go to the Dells without taking the Dells boat tour! It is what make the Dells the Dells!. 2 1/2 hr boat tour on beautiful River with excellent tour guide. The formations are wonderful and we saw Eagles feasting on a sandbar! Two rather unnecessary stops, but fun anyway. Loved the historical information. Nice change from The... More 

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West Bend, Wisconsin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Loved it... SCARY AND FUN all at the same time. what a wonderrful time we had with the girls who are 15 and 10.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

It's important to note that Dells Boat Tours offers Upper and Lower Dells tours, plus a combo. We took the 1-hour Lower Dells tour. The boat was older, and the crew's attire wasn't very professional (jeans and sweatshirts, and the older gentleman's sweatshirt was filthy with dirt/stains all over it). That said, the crew members were very friendly and did... More 

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Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We had taken the Original Wisconsin Dells Ducks and the Upper Wisconsin Dells Tour,, then last but by no means least, we boarded the Lower Wisconsin Dells Boat Tour. There, to our surprise was Katy, our tour guide from the Upper Dells. This time she was our CAPTAIN! This young lady is multi talented. You can tell how much she... More 

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Ozark, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

enjoyed this trip. Gives you two stops with the witch's area being worth the hike. My only complaint is being "stuck" inside. May have been nice if the tour guides would have encouraged the group to switch floors after the second stop.

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