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Payette Lake Scenic Cruises

45 Silver Fox Trl, McCall, ID 83638-5342
+1 208-315-1081
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Afternoon boat tour

We enjoyed a wonderful afternoon on "The Idaho" with our daughter and her husband - McCall... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
Middlesex, New York
via mobile
Scenic Boat Ride

Great boat ride with an informative crew that knew their history about the McCall area. This was a... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2016
Sonja S
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45 Silver Fox Trl, McCall, ID 83638-5342
+1 208-315-1081
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Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful afternoon on "The Idaho" with our daughter and her husband - McCall residents. From the pleasant reception at the check in desk to the friendly welcome from the boat crew we were pleasantly surprised at what a fun experience we had....More

Thank bolsen1
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Great boat ride with an informative crew that knew their history about the McCall area. This was a sunset cruise with a live pianist for entertainment! Wonderful!

1  Thank Sonja S
Reviewed 15 October 2016

It was the perfect afternoon for a relaxing cruise around beautiful Payette Lake. The cruise was informative about the geography, topography and history of the area. Great time!

Thank leawatkins
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We took a sunset cruise down the Payette! A little slow getting started as we had to return to port a couple of times for people who were late arrivals. The boat was clean and very lovely appearance! Not only did you have a tour...More

Thank Sunshine M
Reviewed 17 August 2016

My wife and I had a enjoyable romatic evening tonight (8/16/16). Add a nice Merlot (or other items for all tastes) a two hour sunset tour, the music, history and service was a 10. Not for wheelchairs but I was on a cane. A walker...More

Thank Chuck B
Reviewed 14 July 2015

Nice well appointed, wonderful staff, The captain was very knowledgeable about the area, beautiful lake Great bartender. Will definately do this again next time we are in McCall and will recommend to all our firends who go there as well.

2  Thank Deanna W
Reviewed 16 August 2014

We took the 11/2 hour trip which is a nice cruise around the lake. We spent the whole trip on the top open deck in perfect sunny weather and got a great view of the cabins and beautiful multi million dollar homes on the lake...More

2  Thank PJB999
Reviewed 5 August 2014

We enjoyed the cruise, it takes about 2 hours. Don't recommend this for children; they will be bored. I could have done with less of the live piano music. But if you are looking for a scenic cruise with gorgeous views of the lake and...More

Thank BRIANivan
Reviewed 8 July 2014

my wife and I had a great time spending an hour and a half cruising comfortably around Payette Lake in McCall. The Captain spoke about the history of the area, surrounding mountains and the awesome lake homes. There is a lot of beauty you can...More

Thank David and Brend... F
Reviewed 19 July 2013

This cruise is wonderful, not the big slow boat that charges outrageous money for small drinks. Capt. Ray Dupree is a USCG 100-ton Capt. and is insured. He knows Payette Lake like no one else! It's your cruise; stop for a swim, picnic, or what...More

1  Thank Ray D
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Steve G
4 February 2017|
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Response from Sunshine M | Reviewed this property |
The Payette Scenic Cruise was awesome! It would be good fro a group, you just have to book it in advance. I think the he price was approximately !5 per person. You would enjoy it!
24 August 2016|
Response from Chuck B | Reviewed this property |
YES on toddlers. Prices posted at their office. We paid $25/ea with a senior discount. I think I remember no discount is $27/ea