Daily: 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
From July 13, 2019
To August 3, 2019
Explore the Susquehanna River in a comfortable, 10 passenger pontoon boat!
Susquehanna National Heritage Area staff will guide participants on a 1 hour 15 minute free tour of the river while sharing its rich natural and cultural history. You will experience the joy of being on the water, hearing stories of the river, and viewing beautiful scenery and wildlife.
There are a limited number of seats for the tours and registration is required. For day-of registration, please call 717-252-0229 ext 1. You must complete a registration for every person who plans to participate, including children. Please note that for these tours we invite individuals or groups of 4 or fewer. If you are interested in bringing a larger group, please email us at [email protected] or call 717-252-0229 extension 1 for more information.
Tours depart from the Zimmerman Center for Heritage dock at 10:30 AM, 12:30 PM, and 2:30 PM.
Registered participants must arrive at least 20 minutes before departure to check-in. After this time, your reservations are not guaranteed, and your space may be made available to others.
How much does this cost?
River Discovery Tours for the 2019 pilot season are offered free of charge to all participants thanks to grants from the National Park Service and Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. Donations, tips, or other considerations in return for the boat tours are prohibited.
How many people can I bring?
Reservations are limited to 4 persons maximum per tour and one reservation per tour day.
Are there restrictions on who can go?
YES. All passengers must be:
- At least 4 years old (no infants, in arms or baby carriers.)
- Capable of negotiating the boat ramp and dock and boarding the boat without assistance. If you have physical limitations or differences, please let us know so we can discuss potential accommodations.
Susquehanna National Heritage Area reserves the right to deny service to individuals or groups in the interest of their own safety or the safety of other passengers, and to any person whose behavior is unacceptable, intrusive, or dangerous to other persons.
Where is available parking?
Parking is available at the Zimmerman Center for Heritage, 1706 Long Level Road, Wrightsville, PA 17368.
Where do you begin the tour and meet the boat?
Please arrive at least 20 minutes prior to your tour time to check-in at the Zimmerman Center’s riverfront pavilion. After this time, your reservations are not guaranteed and your space may be made available to others.
Zimmerman Center for Heritage
1706 Long Level Rd
Wrightsville, PA 17368