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Taylors Falls Scenic Boat Tours

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Address: 220 South St, Taylors Falls, MN 55084
Phone Number: +1 651-465-6315
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8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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We offer Daily Excursions 7 days a week from early May to Mid October....

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.

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Boat Ride

Bought tickets through Groupon, the boat ride was great, wish it was longer. They offer snacks and beverages during the 80 minute ride. They have guide who gives a narrative... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Mar H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Bought tickets through Groupon, the boat ride was great, wish it was longer. They offer snacks and beverages during the 80 minute ride. They have guide who gives a narrative about different things along the way, he was somewhat hard to understand and extremely monotone. Overall a nice ride and would recommend it to anyone.

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Thank Mar H
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had a great time on this fun adventure. The staff were courteous and the helpings plentiful and reasonably good for a buffet. The only ding I have is if you missed it, you do not need to get a pass to park, and the signage to the lower dock left us unsure as to how far... More 

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Thank Leroy O
Kipling, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an excellent tour from beginning to end. The staff was very friendly. Everyone was more than willing to answer any questions we had; not only about the boat tour, but the area around Taylors Falls also. The boat was clean and well staffed. the river and cliffs are a thing of beauty. I was amazed at the number... More 

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2 Thank melchuck2016
Apple Valley, Minnesota, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and i went on this cruise.We wasted some time before we went and did some site seeing.We ate at the Chisago Cafe,We got a donut from the bakery across the street and we also took a twirl around the bead shop. We got on the Boat at 12:45.It was very pretty, i enjoyed that they gave you some... More 

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Thank Mr Save A
Burnsville, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved going for the boat ride!! The kids can move around which is a big plus too! We were so relaxed that we didn't wanna get off the boat!! We recommend for everybody!!

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1 Thank Tina H
Lake Elmo, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful views and great narration of the river! Just a beautiful ride A couple things to note - You can buy snacks on the boat and beverages to include wine and beer Or You can bring your own lunch, snacks, cold drinks and fruit on board. Nice tables and chairs on first deck and plastic chairs up top Steep hill... More 

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For a hot sunny Sunny afternoon the boat was not to crowded, some loverly scenery and an excellent commentary on board, great little trip to relax and take in the views.

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Thank Graham H
Andover, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I bought a Groupon for my Mom's birthday in April. We got to act like tourists the other day! The water looked so choppy where the boat was anchored up but the trip was smooth sailing! We had access to the upper and lower decks which was great because my 4.5 year old couldn't decide which view she liked more!... More 

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2 Thank safechris
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

I recommend this! It's a nice relaxing boat ride. And its nice to hear the history. Both of my boys even enjoyed it, they are 11 and 15.

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2 Thank Amy D
Appleton, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

Was a very relaxing beautiful day. Would recommend the boat ride for a wonderful break during the day.

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