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Cruise the River on a Classic Boat

Cruise the River on a Classic Boat

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Drinks and transportation
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

Hello, and welcome aboard! I'm Captain Dan, and I will be taking you on a rare and special trip to explore the Detroit River on a classic Lyman Boat. I am a licensed USCG Master Captain who has been operating vessels in this area since I was old enough to see over the wheel. My boat, the E-GO has been in my family for generations. It is a 1967 Lyman cabin cruiser that has lived in the same…
Daniel
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What we’ll do

Guests will meet at the Boathouse, dubbed the "EYC" before departure. We will go over general safety and rules on the boat, then depart for our cruise. We will depart through the canals of Jefferson Chalmers, then head south into the Detroit River. On the River, we will slowly cruise toward downtown, passing by Belle Isle, the Detroit Yacht Club, the Detroit Boat Club, Chene Park, and more. I…

What else you should know

Please dress for a boat ride! Boat shoes or non marking sandals, swim suit, beach towel are all recommended. Boat has an Ice Maker and small refrigerator for drinks, as well as a cooler on board.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Soda and Mixers
Transportation
Boat

What to bring

Swimsuit
Alcoholic Beverages (If Desired)
Sandals or Boat Shoes
Sunscreen
Snacks

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Where you'll be

This location is part of the historic Jefferson Chalmers neighborhood, recently designated a National Treasure. This charming house is on the only residential canal system in the city of Detroit, often dubbed "Detroit's Venice". We will use the house to meet and prepare any food or drink you'd like to bring, as well as a place to change or store belongings.

Activity advisory

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

What to bring

Swimsuit

More tips

Please dress for a boat ride! Boat shoes or non marking sandals, swim suit, beach towel are all recommended. Boat has an Ice Maker and small refrigerator for drinks, as well as a cooler on board.
Daniel
Cruise the River on a Classic Boat
3 reviews
€138/person
3 reviews
€138/person