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Ride the 28' double-decker, Apalachia Queen, along a pristine shoreline snuggled against majestic mountain views. Take a hike to the waterfalls and swim in crystal clear water. Or charter the boat and plan your own day with tubing and fishing...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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359 Adventure Ranch Rd, Murphy, NC 28906-8418
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+1 828-494-9521
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Reviewed August 9, 2018

Took an afternoon trip on Apalachia- what a FIND! The scenery was stunning, only 1 other boat was on lake- basically we had it to ourselves! The waterfall is a short hike and was breathtaking. Let them know what you want to do ahead of...More

Thank tuckyuk
rockhound63, Owner at Apalachia Lake Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Thanks very much for the great review and rating. We feel the same way about the lake and were so glad to be able to share it with you. We look forward to seeing you again. Roger & Deb

Reviewed July 28, 2018

Just got home from a day on the beautiful Lake Apalachia and all thanks to Captain Roger from Wagonmaster Adventures! First time going on this gorgeous lake and won't be our last! Roger brought his lab Daisy along and she is a sweetie! We swam...More

Thank Linda K
rockhound63, Owner at Apalachia Lake Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2018

THANK YOU so much for taking time to support us by writing this great review! It was truly a pleasure having you as my guests, and it's people like you that make my "job" FUN! And thanks for sharing the delicious lunch. Daisy says thank...More

Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

The captain was great and engaging. He brought along his dog Daisy (optional...haha) because our son loves dogs. We cruised the lake and enjoyed the awesome scenery which was breath taking. I am sure when the colors are changing it is even more spectacular. The...More

Thank FLBroker1
rockhound63, Owner at Apalachia Lake Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

Capt. Roger and I want to thank you SO much for that detailed and awesome review. I thoroughly enjoyed taking you and your awesome son out on the lake. It was so great that he was willing to try lots of new things like jumping...More

Reviewed August 6, 2017

As if Murphy North Carolina wasn't beautiful enough, this journey took us along some of the most majestic, tranquil, non-civilized parts of the Appalachian lake. The roughly 65 degree glassy lake was extremely refreshing and displayed a perfect mirror image of the beautiful surrounding mountains....More

Thank craigsalanmarcel
rockhound63, Owner at Apalachia Lake Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2018

Thank you so much for this WONDERFUL review. We are sorry it took so long to respond - we didn't have a notification, so we are trying to fix that now. What a beautiful description you shared, and we REALLY appreciate the details you gave....More

Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

We had an awesome time on this tour. Celebrated my husband's birthday and just downright enjoyed ourselves. The younger ones dove off the boat in deep water and had a blast. The waterfall was a hike and well worth it!!!More

Thank Polly W
rockhound63, Owner at Apalachia Lake Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2018

First, I apologize for the delay in our response. We didn't know we had these reviews and were tickled pink to see them. We really appreciate the fact that you took the time to share your experience, to let us know you all had a...More

Reviewed July 26, 2017

The friendly and knowledgeable captain took our multi aged group of 8 to a beautiful waterfalls where we could swim. After that he spent a lot of time letting the kids go tubing (their first time) behind his pontoon boat on beautiful Apalacia Lake. The...More

Thank Constance C
rockhound63, Owner at Apalachia Lake Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2018

Thank you so much for this great review that we just discovered. It's so nice to get the feedback, and we didn't realize we had the review until now. But we could not let it go without a thank you, and we hope to see...More

Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

We are so happy we stumbled upon this gem. We had planned to take a train ride through the mountains and once we heard about the boat ride and waterfalls we knew this is what we had to do. Captain Roger was so much fun...More

Thank Shana L
rockhound63, Owner at Apalachia Lake Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2018

What a great review, and I apologize that we just now saw it. But we love it, and we appreciate your support in sharing your experience. It made us feel so good to know that we helped you make some great memories together, and Daisy...More

Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Wow! What a fantastic day for this family of eight. We traveled from Atlanta with two boys ages 8 and 10. My dad, his wife, and their teenage daughters joined us. We started the day at the Wagon Master where we were greeted with the...More

1  Thank Coastal526031
Roger L, Owner at Apalachia Lake Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2016

WOW!!! Thank you SO much for that amazing review for both of our businesses. We really love what we do and we meet the most wonderful people. Your family was especially great to visit with and you really know how to make great memories together!!...More

Reviewed July 13, 2016

The Apalachia lake is very secluded and we were out for 3 hours and did not see another boat. Very serene and relaxing. The waterfall we stop at was just beautiful Captain Roger is very nice and friendly.More

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Roger L, Owner at Apalachia Lake Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2016

Thank you so much for the really nice review! Sorry for the delay in responding, but I appreciate your support in taking the time to share your experience, and I am so glad you enjoyed our little secret piece of paradise. This lake is a...More

Reviewed November 1, 2015

The Lake tour was really fun, the boat is comfortable and fits quite a few people. The scenery was absolutely beautiful. The highlight was going to the waterfall- this is a must do. You do a short/easy hike to a beautiful waterfall/spring, which you can...More

2  Thank Brittany H
Roger L, Owner at Apalachia Lake Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2016

Thank you so much for writing this very nice review. I just started up the tours again, and found your review so I apologize for the delay in responding. I appreciate your suggestion for including drinks. I just thought people would rather bring what they...More

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Audry L
May 21, 2016|
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Response from Roger L | Property representative |
So Sorry for the long delay in answering. I wasn't aware someone had asked a question. The tours began on July 1st. You charter the whole boat for $175 total for 3 hours or $150 for 2 hours. No extra fuel costs or... More
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