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Reelfoot Lake Pontoon Boat Cruise

Route 1, Box 2345, Tiptonville, TN
+1 731-253-7756
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Very scenic area. Good for camping and BBQ

I went there with family to spend sprung break. It was a very good decision. We had fun and... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Morton Grove, Illinois
Sunset Cruise

We took the sunset cruise on labor day weekend. Boat ride was very enjoyable. Great way to see the... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2016
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Route 1, Box 2345, Tiptonville, TN
+1 731-253-7756
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

I went there with family to spend sprung break. It was a very good decision. We had fun and enjoyed the area and food.

Thank waliullah6
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We took the sunset cruise on labor day weekend. Boat ride was very enjoyable. Great way to see the lake and learn a little bit about the history and wildlife. Would have been rated a 5 star but the tour guide missed the sunset trying...More

Thank TravelLover0814
Reviewed 30 June 2016

My wife and I have been on two so far. One was the 3 hour cruise (no we weren't marooned ) and it was outstanding. Our guide was very friendly and knowledgeable, she also was humerus and made the tour very enjoyable. If you are...More

1  Thank Michael W
Reviewed 24 June 2016

I agree with the other review that this is the best way to experience Reelfoot Lake. Although almost everything you read about Reelfoot Lake has to do with fishing, there's plenty of wildlife viewing, birding, and scenic views to experience. On the boat trip, the...More

1  Thank hunkeshne
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Brought my granddaughter who is seven to experience the lake. I've been here on hunting and recreation trips many times over the past 30 or so years, and know my way around the outdoors, but there's no substitute for the park rangers who will entertain...More

Thank Jeffery C
Reviewed 10 July 2015

If you truly want to see Reelfoot - this is the way to do it! Great value-for only $10 ea. (adult), you get a 3 hour tour of most of the lake as well as a very knowledgeable park guide relating the history and nature...More

4  Thank Senior5510
Reviewed 7 November 2013

Our group took our bus from Paducah and made the Reelfoot boat tour part of the day's journey. We were well pleased with the time spent on the boat tour as well as the whole experience in western Tennessee and plan to do it again....More

1  Thank Frank M M
Reviewed 19 February 2013

First,if you enjoy history there's nothing that comes close to the informative and friendly staff.Your tour guide will be a park ranger who explains the chain of events and geography causing the formation of the lake...mingled with the history comes the nature lesson.The entire length...More

2  Thank Jeffery C
Reviewed 1 August 2011

The Reelfoot Visitor Center offer's two lengths of pontoon cruises. There are morning and sunset cruises that are 3 hours long, and two afternoon cruises that are 1.5 hours each. We chose one of the afternoon cruises. It has been hot this summer, but there...More

5  Thank jimneva
Reviewed 29 May 2010

I've rented pontoons for $40 an hour to drive on my own with as many people allowed legally. The limited times and high cost of the PRIVATELY OWNED tours are not convenient for most through-travelers. Look around and you'll find you can rent a pontoon...More

7  Thank WhatchaWantFrmMe
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Are there cruises in December and January? If so, what is the schedule?
12 November 2016|
Response from hunkeshne | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure there are, but you can find out all the details for sure by contacting Reelfoot Lake State Park. They also have a facebook page.
Yes,how much is the pontoon boat cruise,, do you have lifevests
29 May 2016|
Response from hunkeshne | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have lifevests. They are optional for adults and required for youth.