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Hiawatha Paddlewheel Riverboat

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Nice Way To Spend An Hour

My husband and I had been looking forward to our ride on The Hiawatha for awhile. We weren't... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania
Got an hour to kill in Williamsport?

Tour took an hour ... seats on the bottom deck with AC seats on the top (covered) open air. Video... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fanwood, New Jersey
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  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“lower deck”(12 reviews)
“wing night”(6 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1500 W 3rd St, Susquehanna State Park, Williamsport, PA 17701-7803
+1 570-326-2500
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I had been looking forward to our ride on The Hiawatha for awhile. We weren't disappointed. It was so relaxing and the scenery is beautiful. There's a 15 or 20 minute narrative on the history of the area which was very interesting....More

Thank ejplum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tour took an hour ... seats on the bottom deck with AC seats on the top (covered) open air. Video plays with history of the logging industry in the area. Interesting, and a lovely way to kill an hour. Food and drinks available for purchase....More

Thank mom23sings
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a peaceful and relaxing 1 hour cruise. The price was 17$ for a couple along with the free parking is a nice price too. The ride wasn't too bumpy and they played a historical video on the TVs. The only complaint I would...More

Thank rhh720
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Looking for something different to do for my wife's birthday and found this cruise option. We elected to go on a "Wing Night" dinner cruise and had a great time. Good options for wing flavors and very meaty wings. We each were given a dozen...More

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Second year doing the Blues Cruise with the Nighthawks and it couldn’t have been better. The staff are friendly and accommodating. The refreshments on board are reasonably priced. Hopefully they continue to add more music cruises. Again you can’t beat a 2 hour river cruise...More

Thank Greg C
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

My family enjoyed the one hour boat cruise along the Susquehanna River. Its a very simple soothing relaxing cruise with friendly staff. If you sit close enough to the tv monitors you can learn all about the history of the Susquehanna River. Or just be...More

Thank dwbcaa
Reviewed 6 August 2018

First time on the Hiawatha this summer.We had a large family gathering on the paddle wheel It was an hour cruise. They offer beer and liquor also sandwiches The only complaint I have is people will leave their seats and go stand at the railing...More

Thank hdwerep
Reviewed 4 August 2018

This one hour boat ride is very enjoyable. The staff and crew is very friendly. They have snacks, food, and drinks on the boat, including alcohol. I highly recommend this excursion if you are in the Williamsport area.

Thank Roger C
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Great place to have a reunion since they have a pavilion to have a picnic. Recommend a fan for the upper level since there is no air condition. Have the history DVDs remade since the sound didn't go with pictures. It's an hour long. It...More

Thank Eugenia Z
Reviewed 24 July 2018

It was a beautiful day on the river a very relaxing cruise. The captain was very friendly and was willing to answer any questions we had about the cruise and the paddle boat. The whole crew made you feel welcome and the refreshments on the...More

Thank jcope4764
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31 July 2018|
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Response from teresanln | Reviewed this property |
not sure if they allow pets. you would have to call
8 July 2018|
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Response from Vivian F | Reviewed this property |
I had not seen a dog when we went, but you can ask them ...here is the number...(570) 326-2500
27 September 2017|
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Response from Donna K | Reviewed this property |
Check with their website.