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Hiawatha Paddlewheel Riverboat

1500 W 3rd St, (departs from Arch St, Susquehanna State Park), Williamsport, PA 17701-7803
+1 570-326-2500
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Great activity for the whole family

We had a lot of fun on the Hiawatha. It's an hour long ride down the river and you can buy snacks... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
New York, NY
via mobile
Fun and Relaxing

We had one of our class reunion night on the Hiawatha a few years ago. Our them was... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
Ginger P
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1500 W 3rd St, (departs from Arch St, Susquehanna State Park), Williamsport, PA 17701-7803
+1 570-326-2500

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a lot of fun on the Hiawatha. It's an hour long ride down the river and you can buy snacks and drinks on the boat. Kids enjoyed it too!

Thank Noalita
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We had one of our class reunion night on the Hiawatha a few years ago. Our them was "Margaritaville" and we played our own music and provide the food. Everyone loved it!

Thank Ginger P
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

This is an awesome place to go with family and just sit down and relax. It is interesting to here the history of the river and the lumber era. It goes at a slow pace. Even people with motion sickness will be okay.

Thank Meg200283
Reviewed 1 March 2017

With 2 decks to move around and enjoy the scenery this is a great way to relax and enjoy an afternoon or party away into the evening. If you want to enjoy the band or the AC depending on what day or what time of...More

Thank Jerry B
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The Hiawatha river boat ride is approximately a 1 hour ride on the Susquehanna River from Susquehanna State Park, Arch Street, in Willliamsport, Pa., that goes westward toward Linden and back. It has 2 levels, the lower level is even air-conditioned. It has many charter...More

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 4 January 2017

There are several different themed cruises, or you can rent the boat for a private party. We particularly enjoy the sunset cruises and the ones with live music. If you rent the boat yourself you can hire one of the approved caterers for anything from...More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Food and personnel are great. Has a bar and two levels. The scenery of the Susquehanna River is beautiful.

Thank kiacov
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The Hiawatha is a nice leisure ride on the West Branch of the Susquehanna River. It is certainly family friendly. You can rent the ship for private parties as well.

Thank Scottyydog
Reviewed 13 October 2016

My husband and I were looking to kill some time and stumbled across the Hiawatha Paddlewheel Riverboat cruise. It was very reasonably priced. Once on board, you can order drinks and some light food. You will also get a history lesson on the tour. The...More

Thank Ann Marie Z
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We took this one hour excursion on the Hiawatha with four year old grandson. We all thoroughly enjoyed. Price is very reasonable $6.00 - $8.50, depending on age, for the scheduled weekend runs. We enjoyed the commentary. Food on board is a bargain – three...More

Thank MikeandYong
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Megan S
Is the boat wheel chair accessible?
22 February 2017|
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Response from DaisyD2002 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the lower level is wheelchair accessible inside and out. The upper level is not, as it must be accessed via stairs.
20 July 2016|
Response from Dan M | Reviewed this property |
On 220, 180, and 15, take the Reach Road exit, just west of Williamsport follow signs fr Hiawatha or Susquehanna State park.
Are there discounts coupons available on line?
18 August 2015|
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Response from Noelle H | Reviewed this property |
There is a dollar off coupon. Can print it from the website. Select coupons and will get a drop down to select coupon again. Good for $1 off for up to 6 people.