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Taylors Falls Scenic Boat Tours

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Taylors Falls Scenic Boat Tours
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“rock formations”(17 reviews)
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We offer Daily Excursions 7 days a week from early May to Mid October. Times vary so, please visit the website. We also offer evening dinner cruises and the boats are available to charter for a private event. Please ignore the hours below as Trip...more
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
220 South St, Taylors Falls, MN 55084
+1 651-465-6315
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All reviews dinner cruise rock formations tour guide top deck minute tour the river prime rib golf cart fall colors snack bar paddle wheel nice ride the upper level beautiful fall day st croix river state park visiting the area
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a inexpensive, informative, and entertaining river cruise. With or without the dinner/lunch option you will not be disappointed. The scenery is breathtaking given the geological history of this river. The boat is very stable and comfortable. You can cruise inside or outside. Refreshments...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Steven S
Reviewed October 30, 2018

This has been on our list for quite some time. We finally made the drive down from our cabin to make a day trip. This is best reserved for a good weather day. I would HIGHLY ADVISE to get to the boat dock early and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Eisme77
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Where else can you ride an actual stern wheel paddler? And, what’s even better, explore the interesting geology of enormous potholes cut in stone from glacier melting as they left Minnesota millennia ago. Also, it’s just lots of fun for the kids to climb on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Travel762639
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

We stay in the twin cities and wanted a quick nearby weekend escape and found this place. I was very hesitant to book the tour at first but we decided to do it. It was a 80 min tour and the boat was not crowded,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank vivekjrao3
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing very of all the fall foliage along the St Croix river between MN & WI. Lots of history shared by knowledgeable & helpful guide (Adam). This is a “must do” if you’re in the area

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank carol1631
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

I love these boats and the great trip on the St. Croix river. This time of the year they are a great way to view fall colors.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank MapleKnoll I
Reviewed October 1, 2018

This is a simple and short family run cruise in very nice environment. We'd hoped to enjoy the fall leaves but 1st October 2018 turned out to be much too early for that. There's nothing wrong with this cruise but it's not a "WOW" experience...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brian T
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic experience from the excellent good , fantastic scenery ,and have to mention a fantastic performance by the Musician Charlie , he was awesome . A good time was had by all !

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank John F
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Staff was friendly and accommodating, food was terrific and ample, fun musician! All in all a fantastic way to spend an evening with friends. Go up top when the sun sets and enjoy the stars!!!

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank JessicaTraveler1
Reviewed September 20, 2018

It was a beautiful view. Also it was fairly easy for a handicap person with a walker. The staff were so friendly and helpful.The scenery was beautiful and the guide explained all the different rock formations.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Wilma S
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July 28, 2018|
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Response from Wiifamily | Reviewed this property |
I looked in the FAQ on their website and they do allow dogs on the daily excursions but not dinner ones as long as they are on a leash. Good to know.
July 20, 2018|
Response from casey101m | Reviewed this property |
This isn't really a question. Maybe a complete question may allow us to answer.
Teresa C
July 6, 2018|
Response from Taylors_Falls_Rec | Property representative |
Yes, you can bring your dog on board the boats.