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Old Forge Lake Cruises
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Enjoy the beauty of the Fulton Chain of Lakes aboard our vessel, the Clearwater. Our delightful 2-hour Narrated Sightseeing Cruise leaves from the Old Forge Pond and cruises into Fourth Lake and back. Learn about the history and nature of the area...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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3210 State Route 28, Old Forge, NY 13420
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+1 315-369-6473
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All reviews boat ride fulton chain of lakes the upper deck hour cruise beautiful scenery beautiful cruise captain paul two hours nice trip couple of hours nice breeze lake tour make reservations scenic railroad points of interest informative cruise lots of history
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Reviewed yesterday

Great time. Crew was fantastic..... Tour was great! We enjoyed the foliage. The Caption was very informative of the areas we were in. We will do it again.

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Thank Laurie Z
Reviewed 2 days ago

It was wonderful, It was well worth the money and time. We had an awesome time . Everything was great. No disappointments.

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Thank sunnshine5854
Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely boat trip through the Adirondack Lakes to see the fall foliage. Beautiful scenery and interesting commentary by the boat captain.Definitely worth the trip!

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Thank sallydwilson
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very pleasant boat ride around the lake. Narrated in real time by the captain. He gives descriptions of the local scenary and a history of the lake and area that is otherwise not known.

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Thank medic6641
Reviewed 5 days ago

The captain and staff were great. Very informative with a good sense of humor. The views are absolutely stunning.

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Thank Connector500147
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a nice relaxing cruise through several small lakes called First, Second, Third and Fourth. Each lake was a little larger than the previous one. The crew was friendly and the narration was interesting of the history and people on the lakes. The boat...More

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Thank Tom-WCT
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cruise was nice even though it was raining. The boat needs to be updated especially the seats. the outdoor ones were cheap plastic chairs that were not white anymore but a dirty gray.

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Thank ikesueb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great trip exploring shoreline and deep waters of Fulton Chain. Transported us back in time whenboats were crucial to everyday life on the lakes. Really nice narration and neat afternoon on water,and location right in Old Forge village was very convenient for shopping and eating....More

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Thank firemark2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

The crew were very nice, the captain was very knowledgeable about the area and its history. The cruise is a very relaxing 2 hr. trip up to lake 4 in the Fulton chain.

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Thank Edward B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The train ride and boat cruise were a perfect combo!!! We caught the train in Utica and then had a wonderful boat ride in Old Forge. There was also time for a sit down meal after the boat ride before we caught the train back...More

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jndwalto
2 June 2018|
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Response from Darby P | Property representative |
Go to the Old Forge lake Cruises Website to book your trip. The Rail and cruise can only be booked online.
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Roger A
16 August 2016|
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Response from Val19480000 | Reviewed this property |
You can check their website. You can also book your cruise on the website. Hope you enjoy ad much as we did. Should also see fall colors.
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JerryS1384
12 August 2016|
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Response from cmac1101 | Reviewed this property |
WhThey told me they close after Labor Day, but then open for a couple of weeks during fall, when the leaves are changing.
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