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Raquette Lake Navigation Co
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“the upper deck”(12 reviews)
Cruise and dine or just cruise on Raquette Lake aboard the WW Durant. Breath-taking scenery, fascinating history and delicious food combine to create an experience you can't wait to do again. Choose a luncheon cruise, intimate or traditional dinner...more
224 Main St, Raquette Lake, NY 13436
+1 315-354-5532
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent food , beautiful scenery and very relaxing. I love going on these cruises every year, wether dinner cruise or brunch

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Charmaine M
Reviewed October 15, 2018

We attended the Game Dinner cruise. Quaint boat, nice roof deck to view the lake - our mistake for booking this when it got dark too early to really enjoy motoring around the lake. It was also our misfortune to be there on a night...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TwosATraveling
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

We were lucky to be able to get on the last lunch cruise of the season. We started on the upper deck and enjoyed warm weather and the scenery. The tour of the area was performed by the captain. It was interesting narration as we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sonjaw2013
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Four of us enjoyed their dinner cruise on a cool evening September 29th. Boarding took place starting at 4:30 as advertised with the boat leaving at 5:00. We found our seating with a name card at a beautifully set table. Optionally you could go up...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank marushka27
Reviewed September 24, 2018

The tour guides knowledge of the area made the trip worthwhile. The history of the area is very interesting. The food was very good. The bus trip here was very worthwhile indeed.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Road816771
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Raquette Lake Navigation Company is outstanding! The boat is beautifully restored, food is delicious, crew is attentive and friendly, the scenery around the lake is wonderful. We had the added bonus of touring an original Adirondack great camp, Pine Knot. The entire event was amazing....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank pitt27
Reviewed September 9, 2018

The staff and the food was very good. The sail around the lake with the very interesting commentary added to an great time.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Johnnoah
MadonnaUpstate_ny, Owner at Raquette Lake Navigation Co, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2018

Thank you John. We look forward to your cruising with us again.

Reviewed September 9, 2018

Very relaxing and informative cruise with top notch food. This family run operation is very customer friendly. They will take care of you.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mark W
MadonnaUpstate_ny, Owner at Raquette Lake Navigation Co, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2018

Thank you Mark.

Reviewed September 8, 2018

Lake scenery is very nice and if this is your only option to get out on an Adirondack lake, go for it. The dining is another matter. We had a party of eight adults. The quality of our food varied from very good to poor....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mimor
DonnaP2727, Owner at Raquette Lake Navigation Co, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2018

Wow Mimor! I can see from your review you are not happy. So sorry about that. We have been in business 28 years and can count on one hand negative reviews like yours. Most people give us rave reviews-for the food, the service, the whole...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018

We took the lunch cruise on August 18,2018. We had just got married in Blue Mountain Lake and took the cruise for lunch to help celebrate our special day! Donna and her staff her excellent! Very nice, attentive and super accommodating with a couple extra...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kdickson2018
DonnaP2727, Owner at Raquette Lake Navigation Co, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2018

Thank you and best wishes for a life together filled with love, laughter, adventure and good health! Donna

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Response from MadonnaUpstate_ny | Property representative |
No, the ice isn't out until April, sometimes May!