Boat Tour of Wisconsin River Lower Dells - This one-hour boat tour of the Lower Dells highlights the unique impact that the glacial age had on this region of beautiful Wisconsin. Relive the river and learn the colorful past of the Dells, including stories about the ghost town Newport and the once-vibrant logging era.
The tour highlights notable locations below the river's dam and recounts Native American history and legends as the boat winds around the unique Rocky islands, a group of sandstone formations projecting up from the river.
Multiple departures daily (Mid April to Early November)
PLEASE NOTE: Check Availability Calendar for specific times. Specific tour times are not guaranteed in spring and fall. You will be provided a telephone number on your E-Ticket to call to check available times for individual dates during spring and fall.
Boat Tour of Wisconsin River Lower Dells shows the unique impact that the glacial age had on this region of Wisconsin and features such noteworthy landmarks such as the Rocky Islands, including Lone Rock, Sugar Bowl, and Grotto Rock. The Lower Dells is home to a variety of wildlife, beautiful trees, ferns, and flowers.
Tour guides describe the prehistoric past of the Dells, how the unique rock formations have been shaped for thousands of years by glacial run-off and the effects of wind and water.
Guides also share the historical accounts of the river men of the late 1800's, who traversed the treacherous waters of the Wisconsin River as they moved their lumber south.
Another layer of excitement is added to the excursion when our tour guides show off their singing talents with ditties about river life.
Tour does NOT include hotel pick-up.
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