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Address: 4024 Mundell Rd, Eureka Springs, AR 72631-8911
Phone Number: +1 479-253-6200
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Pleasant hour on the water

The weather was nice although we missed the prime fall colors. Some trees were changing and the guide pointed out the variety, etc. We saw interesting waterfowl and eagles, a sun... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 27, 2016
mirepoix417
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Blue Eye, Missouri
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The captain did not have his helper so he had to run back and slow the engine or make a turn, then come back in the front for more historical banter. Unfortunately, we also had to endure political jokes and opinions and listen to his liberal agenda. Business owners should be smart enough not to antagonize their customers. We paid... More 

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1 Thank vanhuizen2016
Blue Eye, Missouri
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

The weather was nice although we missed the prime fall colors. Some trees were changing and the guide pointed out the variety, etc. We saw interesting waterfowl and eagles, a sun dog, and some local culture. The boat is owned and operated by a nice couple, she guides and he captains. I was a little disappointed by the new development... More 

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Thank mirepoix417
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

The boat ride itself was very nice and the tour guide's knowledge of the area was also very good but the constant political opinions were enough to make me want to jump overboard! The Guide shouldn't use this PAID boat ride to have a "trapped" audience for him to spout his personal opinions. KEEP YOUR POLITICAL OPINIONS TO YOURSELF! I... More 

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1 Thank domesticmule
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21 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

I wish we had skipped this tour. We actually paid this guy to lecture us on liberal politics and we were totally trapped unless we wanted to swim back to shore. My advice is to skip this one and take the train tour, which we thoroughly enjoyed.

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1 Thank Kayakermommy
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

The captain and boat ride were really nice. He gives a lot of information and overall the boat ride was really gentle. The price is a bit high (25 a person) for an 1:15 ride and you better show up early because they will leave without you. Overall enjoyable, but I'm not sure if it's worth the price tag.

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1 Thank JackieNPaul
Independence, Missouri, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Spent an hour and fifteen minutes on Beaver lake and learned quite a bit of history while on the cruise. The Captain knows his history of the area and I for one learned a lot. The trip is worth while and you won't regret going.

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1 Thank Carolyn D
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

This was our second trip to Eureka Springs and our second trip on the Belle of the Ozarks. We enjoy the leisurely trip and the information that was given is very informative.

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Thank Don Wolfe H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

We had no idea what to expect but had a great time, the weather fully cooperated, pretty blue skies scenery everywhere you looked, camera opportunities galore, it was a very smooth trip even crossing wakes it is a good size boat so not so prone to rocking when hitting wakes, the tour was 1 hour and 15 minutes, we had... More 

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Thank macumazahn56
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

We have done this 2 or 3 times now. We enjoy being on the water. The history evolved is awesome. Great way to spend the afternoon 11 or 1 wish they wouls add a morning or evening cruse.

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Thank Tina R
Maryville, Missouri
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

I have mixed emotions about it. It was over an hour long with lots of information given along the way but I was let down knowing we weren't going to make any stops. Other boatrides i have done before allow visitors to leave the boat at random stops to explore.The main attractions were the Beaver lake dam and a mountain... More 

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