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Connecticut River Expeditions - RiverQuest

Eagle Landing State Park, Route 82/Bridge Road, Haddam, CT 06438
+1 860-662-0577
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Soaring Eagles

Relaxing cruise in the middle of nature. We saw many many eagles. They were perched in trees... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2017
Lisle, Illinois
Winter Eagle Cruise

I went on the cruise from the Ct River Museum and its a great bird watching boat trip. We saw an... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
Lisa V
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Eagle Landing State Park, Route 82/Bridge Road, Haddam, CT 06438
+1 860-662-0577
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

Relaxing cruise in the middle of nature. We saw many many eagles. They were perched in trees, standing in the river, soaring high above the trees, eating their pray and soaring around with other eagles at play. It was like being involved in a national...More

Thank jillmpmoore
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I went on the cruise from the Ct River Museum and its a great bird watching boat trip. We saw an adult bald eagle, numerous juvenile eagles, hawks and a seal. With the captain plus multiple staff on the boat looking for birds and then...More

Thank Lisa V
Reviewed 23 February 2017

My husband & I had a wonderful two hour cruise on the CT. River with Captain Mark, Mindy & two other bird experts last Sunday. We were fortunate to have a warm sunny day and even more fortunate to see about 32 eagles. We have...More

Thank Patricia G
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We departed from the CT River Museum for 1.5 hour eagle watch cruise. Amazing viewing of both the river and the wildlife. We saw what seems like at least 15 eagle sightings, among many many more bird life sightings. The crew was great and very...More

Thank James N
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We always enjoy trips on this intimate boat travelling the Connecticut River. The owners of the boat are warm, knowledgeable about the River and very helpful. Make at least a once a year trip to see different aspects of the River.

Thank 528traveler
Reviewed 1 November 2016

There is so much great to say about this cruise. Of course, the weather cooperated, and we were lucky to get the last cruise of the season. The owners are so welcoming and gracious, and they really make the trip comfortable for everyone, even letting...More

Thank Roseann_S_123
Reviewed 1 November 2016

You know that you are on the correct river cruise when you are greeted by friendly staff armed with binoculars for your use! We spent a wonderful afternoon on the Connecticut River on an immaculate boat. We were thrilled to see immature eagles, a harrier...More

Thank CRM65
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

My friend and I were looking to do a cruise but the first one we saw was sold out(and more expensive!). So, I researched and found CT River Expeditions. They did not disappoint. It was a beautiful ride along the river, with beautiful views of...More

Thank Christina R
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We've been on two cruises. One of the winter eagle cruises and most recently the swallow cruise. The guides were fantastic, boat is clean and comfortable,binoculars for everyone. We brought snacks and libations. The birding was fantastic 15 immature Eagles, herons,osprey,egrets,kingfishers geese,commorants and the best...More

Thank maryanne1964
Reviewed 2 October 2016

my wife and i had the most enjoyable afternoon cruise on the Ct. River, we saw eagles, osprey, cormorant, mergansers, a few ducks and a lot of beautiful waterfront; our captain and his mate were dead on with their commentary, and had all their fact's...More

Thank frank k
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Anyone do an 11:30 time in early spring-- Mother's Day? Enough to see to entertain a 3 and 6 year old?
23 April 2015|
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Response from Ann S | Reviewed this property |
I went in Fall and did not have any young kids along, however, I think young kids would enjoy it! I would definately bring fun snacks for all.