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Stroller IV Scenic Boat Ride

1 N Franklin St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1220
+1 607-535-4541
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Ride on Seneca Lake for All Ages

The boat holds 49 passengers at a time & leaves on the hour from 11 AM - 3 PM. You can open your... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Dennis B
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Shermans Dale, Pennsylvania
Relaxing ride

This is a nice relaxing 50 minute ride. The weather was beautiful. The captain and his mate were... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
cademun
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Wellsville, New York
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1 N Franklin St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1220
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

The boat holds 49 passengers at a time & leaves on the hour from 11 AM - 3 PM. You can open your window or leave it closed; I opened mine to take better pictures, but left it closed because it was an early October...More

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This is a nice relaxing 50 minute ride. The weather was beautiful. The captain and his mate were informative on the history of the lake. Not a whole lot to see on the trip as far as buildings/cottages but the scenery is beautiful.

Thank cademun
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

The 50 minute Cruise was ok. The "highlight" of the trip appeared to be the two salt factories. The captain and his crewman spent a good deal of time just talking to each other. The crew member had little personality and seemed to just run...More

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Took an early morning cruise with Captain Ross and first mate Dylan. Couldn't have asked for a better time. They were fun and the ride was smooth and beautiful! I'd cruise again, for sure! Thank you guys!!

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We had a wonderful time taking the 50 minute cruise on the Stroller IV Scenic Boat Ride. The Captain and the our young host were great in entertaining us with all the facts about the origins of Seneca Lake. The weather was especially great that...More

Thank Dmarie340
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The stroller IV isn't new or fancy I have risen on it as a youngster took my kids on it and now my grand kids Nice easy ride. Informative on the area ranging from the lake geology to the salt industry and painting along the...More

1  Thank crowwalker56
Reviewed 7 July 2017

As we were at the State Park all day we drove into the town of Watkins Glen wanting to see the tip of Seneca Lake. We happened to pull into the parking lot for Captain Bill Stroller and decided to take the 50 minute scenic...More

1  Thank DianeP48
Reviewed 4 July 2017

One hour long circuit of the southern end of Seneca Lake for $18 per person. The tour guide and Captain John provided some commentary and information on the various features bordering the lake, such as the salt works or the painted rocks, but nothing that...More

Thank Mr_Rex
Reviewed 4 July 2017

My girlfriend and I spent the long holiday weekend travelling to numerous Finger Lakes wineries, while staying in Geneva. We took a break from the wineries to take an hour long sightseeing cruise on the Stroller IV. (This is not the lunch or dinner cruise.)...More

1  Thank Christopher D
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We enjoyed learning more about the Finger Lakes--lots of great trivia and new information for us. The boat is enclosed so there's plenty of shade. This trip made for a fun afternoon.

1  Thank Ann M
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saunderkay
26 August 2017|
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Response from DianeP48 | Reviewed this property |
According to the website the boat ride is still available It's a 50 minute ride there is no meal or snacks available but I would suggest going to the Seneca Harbor Station for a meal afterwards, you could put in your... More
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Michael B
24 September 2015|
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Response from AMDew1956 | Reviewed this property |
It was $16.00 per person, but things change. You might want to look them up on the net, or give them a call. I googled Stroller IV, and got their web page. The dinner cruise was more, but we didn't do that.
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