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Liftlock and The River Boat Cruises

Little Lake Peterborough Marina, Peterborough, Ontario K9J 7H5, Canada
+1 705-742-9912
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Marvelous experience of large cruise going vertically up by 60 feet and traversing in waters at... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Toronto, Canada
Sunny day in July

Went on this trip with a Groupon coupon. Easy to find with Map. Boat has two decks. One enclosed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Little Lake Peterborough Marina, Peterborough, Ontario K9J 7H5, Canada
+1 705-742-9912
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Marvelous experience of large cruise going vertically up by 60 feet and traversing in waters at different heights. Had never heard of anything like that before. Cruise make this upside jumps(!) of different heights twice. Complete mechanism of cruise and boats going up is worth...More

Thank kalopana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on this trip with a Groupon coupon. Easy to find with Map. Boat has two decks. One enclosed and one with a canopy. Since my mother has a walker we stayed on the first deck. The upper deck was very popular due to the...More

Thank escapertoronto
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

History and scenery collide for a great family time. A part of history we never learned in school and really should have. The lift lock is an incredible piece of engineering that should be experienced by all. This boat cruise is entertaining, safe and a...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Six of us took the dinner tour down the river. It was a relaxing and beautifully scenic ride. We also had live entertainment from a singer who kept everyone happy with his mixed selection of music as well as his humour. The meal was quite...More

1  Thank CarbonLilies
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I went on this cruise to get a better look at the Lift Lock and Trent-Severn Waterway. We went on the 2-hour cruise and it was great. The guide gives you all the information about the waterway and how the Lift Lock...More

Thank Neal W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I did the Liftlock and The River Boat Cruises and we had a great time. The captain made the cruise. He was so funny and interactive with the passengers. We learned about about the locks and Peterborough as well. I would highly...More

Thank Debbie K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited for the luncheon cruise on July 18/17. Wonderful meal and lovely chilled wine on a hot summer day. Was surprised to have such a nice meal. The crew and captain were so cordial and entertaining. Great service. What a great trip for the day....More

Thank Delicious2014
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The tour was a little slow and long, but the entertaining narration by the captain helped make the tour interesting and informative. The highlight is definitely the hydraulic lift lock pictured in the site's main photo.

1  Thank Leah S
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The Lift lock Cruises was great and I recommend people to try the Lift Lock Cruise they will love it as much as I did.

Thank maryireland47
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Took my MIL for a trip down memory lane. She was raised in Peterborough and loved the cruise. Kids loved it too. The captain was informative and entertaining. We would go again.

Thank Kelly M
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Questions & Answers
Diane H
14 August 2017|
Response from LiftlockCruises | Property representative |
Hey, Adults are $26.50, Seniors are $24.50 and Children are $13.50 unless they are 4 and under they are free.
Dave P
12 August 2017|
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Response from Neal W | Reviewed this property |
Hi...here is the answer to the question from the cruise organizers: Our boat does run, rain or shine! The upper deck of the boat is completely covered by a canopy and has clear plastic side curtains we can drop down in case... More