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Blue Moon Cruises - CLOSED

Chattanooga, TN
+1 888-993-2583
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River Cruise

Our cruise was fantastic! Very relaxing, educational and the scenery was beautiful. Capt Dave... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2012
Lisa H
Canton, ga
Beautiful views of the river!

This was a first rate trip with great information about the history of the area and local wildlife... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2012
Suwanee, Georgia
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The Blue Moon is a 77 foot luxury cruiser offering eco-tours and evening cruises on the Tennessee River in Downtown Chattanooga. From both decks you will have great views of the river and all the abundant wildlife. January and Feburuary the Blue Moon moves to the Hiwassee Wildlife Refuge about 30 minutes north of Chattanooga to experience the amazing migration of 15,000 SandHill Cranes and nesting Bald Eagles. Cruise dates and times vary based on the season. All trips include a meal- group and youth rates are available.
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4 Oct 2014
“Very enjoyable!”
8 Sep 2014
“Can't wait to go back”
Chattanooga, TN
+1 888-993-2583

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Reviewed 9 May 2012

Our cruise was fantastic! Very relaxing, educational and the scenery was beautiful. Capt Dave shared lots of history about the river along with pointing out the local wildlife. Personal attention given to the entire group! The BBQ dinner was delicious! This was all in all...More

1  Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 1 May 2012

This was a first rate trip with great information about the history of the area and local wildlife shared by Captain Dave. He made it interesting and funny! We were lucky enough to be on a very light trip so we had personal attention by...More

Thank rmmorgan
Reviewed 16 April 2012

Our family took the Blue Moon Eco-Cruise down the Tennessee River in Chattanooga, TN yesterday. Loved it! A "first class" FUN, educational and entertaining experience. The guide was very knowledgeable about the wildlife and history of the Tennessee River "grand canyon" and kept us entertained...More

2  Thank Virginia B
Reviewed 20 February 2012

The Blue Moon Cruise to view wildlife at the Hiwassee Wildlife Refuge and all along the waterway was excellent. I personally traveled there to see the Sandhill Cranes, which I did get to see -- hundreds and hundreds on the sandbars and flying in. Just...More

Thank BirdWatcher_108
Reviewed 6 February 2012

Blue Moon Cruises takes one into the Hiwassee Wildlife Refuge where thousands of migratory birds take shelter during the winter. Sandhills, Whooping, and now, a Hooded Crane has joined its cousins. All these birds and more can be viewed from outside decks or through the...More

1  Thank FeralRFerrell
Reviewed 30 January 2012

Wife and I booked an Eco Cruise to Hiwassee Refuge. I cannot say enough good things to describe this trip. Capt. Dave, Ethan and John were all first class in every possible way. Trip was educational, enjoyable and very reasonably priced. We had an excellent...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 30 January 2012

We went with friends on the Hiawassi Eco Cruise to see the Bald Eagles and the Sandhill Cranes. Captain Dave was very friendly and informative. We learned a lot about the Eco system, the migratory birds, and of course the Sandhill Cranes. The boat was...More

Thank songfool
Reviewed 26 January 2012

Our group went on the Hiwassee Wildlife Refuge Tour. We saw thousands of cranes, several whooping cranes , eagles, osprey and much more. This was a fabulous tour with lunch. Our naturalist was great.

Thank emazon2000
Reviewed 16 January 2012

We did the Hiwassee Eco-Cruise today, after going last year and loving it. We saw about 12 bald eagles, hundreds if not thousands of Sandhill Cranes and various other interesting wildlife. The staff is wonderful, the food is good and the wildlife is fantastic. It...More

Thank Susan65_07
Reviewed 31 October 2011

I was pleasantly surprised with Blue Moon Cruises. We took a Fall Color Cruise leaving Ross's Landing and going around Mocassin Bend up near Suck Creek. This was the shorter of their cruises (2.5 hours). The guide could be heard inside and outside of the...More

1  Thank MCH11062010