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We provide the only regularly scheduled sailing tours of Portland Oregon. Most are for 90 minute duration. We also have vessels for Private charter, weddings and corporate events. Finally, we offer introduction to sailing lessons, and three day...more
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Willamette Park Launch Dock, 800 SW Idaho St, Portland, OR 97219
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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful, fun, intimate, and educational 1 hour night tour of bridges and islands of Portland. That alone would garner 5 stars. BUT, my wallet went missing that night and I did not realize that until we got back into our hotel room....More

Thank Alex H
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Some friends and I took a tour on the sailboat Scovare with Shane in 2006. It was great fun, with Shane encouraging the 13-year-old on the trip to help with the sailing. Now, 11 years later, I did this again with my husband. Different sailboat...More

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We had excellent weather for relaxing on the river. The kids were allowed to help steer and sail the boat.

Thank ChristyR1977
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Captain Dick and his sailboat, "On A Whim," were just awesome! The captain gave us a great narration of the area and even threw in some sea adventure stories. We had such a great evening sail and definitely recommend it to others.

Thank kenrhon2002
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Our family took the 6 person 1.5 hour sail up the Willamette as a memorial event for our "other dad" who recently passed away. Gene was an avid sailor, doing most of his sailing on the Columbia. We thought it fitting to do a sail...More

Thank RebeccaCP
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Perfect day with family sailing/motoring down the Willamette. Highly recommend an hour/hours/day with Scovare Expeditions. Great experience!

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We really enjoyed our boat ride. Shane was a great guide with great stories. The wine bar was also a great experience. Overall I would suggest doing this package!

Thank Ashley W
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We had fantastic warm weather, beautiful way to see the Willamette. Learned a lot about Portland and the river islands. Our guide, Dick, was a lot of fun, lots of good stories about Portland and seafaring.

Thank Nancy599
Reviewed 4 July 2016

As an anniversary present, our daughter gave us a private ride on the Willamette River with Shane who was delightful and most informative about the river and the sights that you see going up river. The Blues festival was going on, so we decided to...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2016

Always fun...4th year doing this and always a good time...great tour of the Portland Willamette area...the bridges, the house boats,Ross Island...bring your food and beverages and enjoy the time on the river!!!

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