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Splash Dash

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Splash Dash Boat Tours offers tourists and local regulars a 1/2 hour historically guided boat tour on both the Assiniboine and Red River. We are located at the Forks Historic Site and Market down at the Forks Historic Port. Open May 15 to October 15...more
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112-1 Forks Market Rd, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 4L9, Canada
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+1 204-783-6633
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All reviews red river boat captain half hour tour vantage point different perspective river history longer tour great tour guide interesting sites answered all our questions hot summer day local history all ages forks market lots of fun human rights museum assiniboine
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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

I have been on this tour twice this summer and each time with a different tour guide. The Tour is fantastic, short little 30 minute boat cruise along the Assiniboine and the Red River, lots of information is provided. I’m going to enjoy it a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CassandraKeltie
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

A quick trip with a plethora of information and time to relax! Highly recommend! Added note- I use a electric wheelchair and they helped me on and off the boat and watched my chair during the trip!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AnnMichelle11
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Good experience to have a different view of the city. Inexpensive... would prefer to pay more for a longer tour! They offer "bus service" between different areas of the city, which is a good option for only 4$ to avoid a costly taxi.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Francis R
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We totally enjoyed our historical tour on the Red River. It is neat to see the city from a different perspective. Our tour guide, Michael, was very knowledgeable and entertaining. The boat was clean, with very comfortable seats. We would willingly pay double the price...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank josie814
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We decided to give this a try and sure glad we did! Our guide was absolutely wonderful. The tour was informative and so relaxing. Great price! And lots of departures. A must do!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ghosttoastsupreme
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Very entertaining and enjoyable trip around the waterways. Answered all our questions and pointed out several features along the way. Great for all ages. If you get Daniel your in for lots of fun !

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Acwcat
Reviewed 26 July 2018

This is a very quick tour; 1/2 hour, but it was a decently priced quick excursion on a comfortable pontoon boat. The guide was fun and provided some nearly accurate history of the area. I'd have preferred this be twice as long and showed twice...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lomunchi
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Singles, couples and families will find this excursion educational, enjoyable and affordable. A short guided tour along the river gives you some local history and a perspective on the area that you can’t get any other way.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ron M
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We took our friends from the UK to enjoy the river views of our new city. What a great experience! Out guide was knowledgeable and such a hoot- he kept us in stitches all the while providing excellent historical information. A perfect afternoon outing!!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank wandaterrys
Reviewed 24 July 2018

A boat tour of the Assiniboine and Red Rivers is a must when visiting Winnipeg in the summer. The dock is conveniently located in the Forks entertainment area where the two rivers meet. Tours run regularly. Our captain and guide was very knowledgeable about the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Audrey S
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marialeclair4
30 June 2018|
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Response from SplashDash112 | Property representative |
Yes, but it would be $100 per half hour for booking the whole boat privately. (before taxes)
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Carina F
30 June 2016|
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Response from SplashDash112 | Property representative |
Yes, when the river is below the river walkway.
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