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Grand Tahoe Charters, Wild Goose II-Boat Tours

7360 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe Vista, CA
+1 530-412-4064
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Nothing better on the lake...just do this and thank me later

We have probably enjoyed a ride on the Goose 30 times in the past decade. It is woven in the fabric... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
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Best way to see the lake!

Eight of us chartered this beautiful boat for a three hour tour of the lake. Brad, our guide, was... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2016
San M
San Jose, California
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7360 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe Vista, CA
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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We have probably enjoyed a ride on the Goose 30 times in the past decade. It is woven in the fabric of our family vacation. It is a beautiful Grand Craft that can take from 1 -12 people. Captain Matt is the consummate professional and...More

1  Thank Seaurchineceviche
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Eight of us chartered this beautiful boat for a three hour tour of the lake. Brad, our guide, was knowledgeable, gregarious and funny. The ride was amazingly smooth. Even sitting outside, it was not that windy. The inside cabin is very comfortable. A friend had...More

2  Thank San M
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Last week our group of seven enjoyed an evening cruise on Lake Tahoe aboard the Wild Goose II. This boat is an impeccably maintained mahogany beauty operated by a knowledgeable and friendly crew who served us snacks and drinks while pointing out the various landmarks...More

Thank SFOyeah
Reviewed 11 August 2016

The concierge at our hotel suggested a large catamaran or paddle wheeler but neither appealed to us. Luckily, I found this on Tripadvisor! We went with 2 other couples who were very nice. The small group enabled us all to go in and out of...More

Thank mgl44
Reviewed 12 September 2014

Best boat tour I've had on Lake Tahoe. Gorgeous mahogany boat that holds just 12 people. Very friendly and knowledgable captain. Nice alternative to the large barges and paddle wheelers on the lake.

2  Thank sfaaron12345
Reviewed 15 August 2014

We did the (supposedly) 2 hour Cocktail Cruise. First of all, the boat is gorgeous. There were only five of us that evening, so everyone could sit outside and it wasn't crowded. Not sure how the experience would have been if there had been 8+...More

5  Thank helsimon
Reviewed 5 August 2014

My husband and I splurged on a 4 hour chartered ride on the beautiful Wild Goose II wooden boat. Other than Capt Matt, we had the boat to ourselves. It was worth every penny! The boat was gorgeous, Matt grew up in Tahoe so he...More

3  Thank Karen R
Reviewed 16 June 2014

My wife and I went out with Captain MJ (Matt) and his assistant Liz and had a terrific time for 5pm Sunset cocktails. The wind picked up in afternoon and made the waters choppy but the Wild Goose II is a very sturdy boat and...More

3  Thank John F
Reviewed 19 August 2013

We took a late afternoon cruise across Lake Tahoe. The Wild GooseII is a gorgeous boat. We enjoyed the cocktails and scenery. Steve was very informative about the history of the homes along our route. We even had an opportunity to see "The Thunderbird" boat,...More

1  Thank MichelleB5
Reviewed 31 July 2013 via mobile

This is one of the best parts of our annual summer Tahoe trip. We have been going out with Matt and Steve for years. They run a fantastic operation with a classic Grand Craft. Recommend a lunch cruise to West Shore Cafe with your whole...More

3  Thank Seaurchineceviche
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