For a relaxing day spent on the water, check out Lake Wallenpaupack Boat Tours this season. Wallenpaupack Scenic Boat Tours offers cruises around Lake Wallenpaupack perfect for a warm summer afternoon. If you feel like chartering your own boat, they offer that too. Find 12 of your closest friends and head out on a pontoon boat for the day. All the makings of a great time on the lake can be found at Lake Wallenpaupack Boat Tours. Wallenpaupack Boat Tours is located by the Lake Wallenpaupack Observation Dike on Rt 6.
Sit back and relax aboard either a 28-foot or 32-foot patio boat for a 50-minute tour of the lake. A knowledgeable guide will accompany each tour and give information on the history of the area as you cruise. Adult tickets are $15.00, senior tickets are $14.00 and youth tickets are $11.00. Tickets can be purchased at East Shore Lodging across the street. Hours vary each month so be sure to click here for their 2015 schedule.
If you feel like chartering your own boat, pontoon boats can be rented for a minimum of 2 hours for up to 12 people. The price for this outing is $195.00 for 2 hours and includes a captain, tax, and gas. Additional hours can be added if needed. For a half day rental, the price is $345.00.
Each year, Lake Wallenpaupack puts on a spectacular fireworks show on the 4th of July. Imagine having a front row seat for the fireworks. Wallenpaupack Boat Tours offer a special July 4th ride that departs at 8:00pm. Participants will take a quick ride around the lake and then dock to watch the fireworks show. The fireworks are set off at Wallenpaupack High School. Tickets for this event will go on sale on June 1st.
Wallenpaupack Boat Tours has even been known to help brides and grooms arrive at their wedding location in style. Arrange to have one of their boats come and pick you up to arrive at the ceremony or drop you off at your reception, either way your guests will love it. Other features of Wallenpaupack Boat Tours are they offer stand up paddleboard classes and kayak classes. They are also home to 40 boat slips that are available on a seasonal basis.
Need a place to stay when visiting Hawley? We would love to have you stay with us right here at The Settlers Inn. Our beautiful 1920’s Arts and Crafts lodge is home to 23 spacious guest rooms each unique in their offerings with most rooms featuring a fireplace and Jacuzzi. There are 6 acres of land around the property so there’s plenty of nature to explore during your stay. The Settlers Inn also has an award-winning restaurant with a seasonal menu, impressive wine list, and extensive beer menu. From now until June 21st, guests can enjoy the Spring Foodie’s Getaway special. This special includes a night’s stay with welcome wine, three-course dinner for 2 and breakfast in the morning. Book this incredible deal online or by calling 570-226-2993. We look forward to hosting you on your next visit to Hawley.
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