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Excellent way to see Waterton

I've been to Waterton many times and had never taken this cruise although I had heard a lot about... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Calgary, Canada
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A must do for local history and great views

Our guide Jeremy did an awesome job sharing many geological facts and history of the Waterton shore... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Lynn B
Lilburn, Georgia
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Waterton Shoreline Cruises is a small family-owned tour boat company in Waterton Lakes National Park that offers informative and entertaining sight-seeing tours of Upper Waterton Lake, as well as shuttle service to the remote Crypt Landing.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
101 Waterton Ave, Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta T0K 2M0, Canada
+1 403-859-2362
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I've been to Waterton many times and had never taken this cruise although I had heard a lot about it. The price of a ticket is up there, but it's worth it! The boat is clean and well maintained, and the staff is just amazing!...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our guide Jeremy did an awesome job sharing many geological facts and history of the Waterton shore line. Enjoyed the later ride back from Goat Haunt nice views. We went our on another boat and the guide on that boat also did an amazing job...More

Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 2 days ago

I'm a bit of a boat lover - so I may be biased - but the MV International is a wonderful boat. The company is doing a great job with the upkeep. If you take this tour, you will be educated, entertained and awed by...More

Thank Stonecutter099
Reviewed 5 days ago

We took a boat cruise on July 6, 2018, and it was wonderful. We chose the 7p time in hopes of seeing wildlife. We didn't see any animals, but we loved the scenery! The awesome tour guide, (I believe his name was Kevin), knew so...More

1  Thank JulieandDave A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a wonderful experience on this tour. It can get quite windy and weather can be a factor so dress for it. The guides are super personable and we learned a ton about the area. The ship is worth the admission itself. Not very often...More

1  Thank Kyle B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just took the Shoreline Cruise on the International and spent 2 hours on Lake Waterton, discovering magical and majestic sceneries of the Canadian Rockies and Glacier National Park. Breathtaking overall! Our guide Mike was exceptional- incredibly knowledgeable and a wonderful guide and storyteller. You will...More

Thank Refs09
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great trip! Personable and professional staff. Keith was very good at answering our questions. Highly recommend.

Thank Ruby T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fabulous visit. Take the boat trip from the Lodge across Swiftcurrent Lake, a short hike and then across Lake Josephine. Take the hike to Grinnell Lake. Awesome views and wildlife to boot.

Thank tsmithgall
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took this wonderful cruise on a gorgeous afternoon in June. Jeremy the tour guide was truly fantastic, the knowledge he had for such a young guy was unbelievable, he kept us entertained the whole trip, the senery was absolutely spectacular. I must do in...More

Thank Tracy C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you enjoy gale force winds, this is your trip, but bring a waterproof jacket. Also, costs over $50 for this brief voyage down and back on the lake. Tour guide spoke mainly about last year's forest fire.

Thank racerfred
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June 1, 2018|
Response from prettilittlemamma |
I'm not sure if you can buy tickets in advance, we got there around 9 am and the line was just forming. In a matter of minutes the line was long.
May 3, 2018|
Response from prettilittlemamma |
I'm not sure if you can book in advance. We arrived around 9am and the line was just forming.
Lyn T
August 8, 2017|
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Response from Rich L | Reviewed this property |
You do not, however, if you are coming from the Montana side of Glacier, you will need documentation to cross the border into Canada from the US.