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Great family outing

We recently booked a private tour with Captain Don with three kids (10,7,7) as well as the adults... read more

Reviewed June 4, 2017
Kristi C
Had a great time on the lake

When my dad was visiting, we decided to spend some hours on the lake to just relax and have a good... read more

Reviewed May 20, 2017
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4 Jun 2017
“Great family outing”
20 May 2017
“Had a great time on the lake”
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Boat Tours on Jordan Lake, for groups up to 12.Guided Tours, Special Events and more.Close & Convenient, Fun & Affordable, Safe & Professional
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Farrington Boat Ramp, Chapel Hill, NC 27517
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+1 919-585-1488
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Reviewed June 4, 2017

We recently booked a private tour with Captain Don with three kids (10,7,7) as well as the adults, and it was just perfect. The boat is super comfortable and Captain Don is very knowledgeable, so we learned a lot about the lake that we didn't...More

2  Thank Kristi C
Reviewed May 20, 2017

When my dad was visiting, we decided to spend some hours on the lake to just relax and have a good time. Triangle Boat Tours and captain Don made this a great day for us: he showed us interesting spots on the lake, we got...More

Thank DonTobi
Reviewed April 15, 2017

Captain was very accomodating for seniors & great with kids. easy on/off boat. will def book many more times

Thank cyberleenie
Reviewed August 26, 2016

Every time we have family staying, we take them on one of Captain Don's boat tours. Each time the trip is slightly different and always magical and memorable. Captain Don is friendly, knowledgeable and accommodating and knows the lake like the back of his hand,...More

Thank Annette M
Reviewed May 8, 2016

Our group ranged in age from 15 to 73 so it can be a challenge to find activities that everyone enjoys... We ALL enjoyed the boat tour of Jordan Lake so this was a great find! Captain Don is very knowledgeable about the lake, and...More

2  Thank CarolinaBands
Reviewed April 23, 2016

My family had a great time on board! Captain Don was super friendly and knowledgeable about the lake. We all had fun from ages 10 to 50. Would definitely do this again!

1  Thank kbryant06786
Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

The entire trip was amazing. The boat was in great shape and very comfortable! Don was super informative about the history of Jordan Lake and was never too chatty or not informative enough. He will cater to your level of interest. He was great with...More

Thank MattH3804
Reviewed September 8, 2015

My parents were coming for a visit from out of state and I booked the Eco Tour with Captain Don. He was fast to respond to my email, courteous, and accommodating. The private tour was perfect for our family of 4 and it was a...More

1  Thank GJ G
Reviewed August 29, 2015

We were lucky enough to have the perfect weather plus a full moon for our sunset cruise. Captain Don gave us info about the lake & the wildlife which was very interesting. We saw a plethora of cormorants and even a bald eagle. It was...More

Thank LPLoveToTravel
Reviewed August 1, 2015

Four of us went on a moonlight cruise in early August. We began in late evening, just before the moon came up. Full moon, calm water, star-gazing, pleasant evening.

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