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Wheeler Lake Scenic Cruises

Outdoor Adventures, Boat Excursions

Come relax and enjoy a guided lake tour at picturesque Joe Wheeler State Park.

Guided Lake Cruises are available along the spectacular natural shoreline of Joe Wheeler State Park, the lower section of Wheeler Lake and Lake Wilson in beautiful North Alabama! Civic Clubs, business groups, seniors, church groups, wildlife enthusiasts and all find cruising the scenic coves and bluffs aboard the 36' Nautical Wheeler to be the perfect outing. This boat features a full-length canopy, comfortable seating, and a clean restroom facility onboard. Trips range from 1 to 8 hours and the boat can carry up to 24-passengers. You can even bring your own picnic if you wish! Check the website or call for more information. The boat is docked at Joe Wheeler State Park Marina in Rogersville, AL.


First Creek Loop (beautiful)...1 Hour

Wheeler Dam Loop...2 Hours

Scenic Shoreline of Joe Wheeler State Park, close look at Wheeler Dam, lots of wildlife.

Wheeler Lock Cruise...4 Hours

This cruise includes locking through Wheeler Dam (twice). An abundance of bird life, and some fabulous waterfront homes can be seen below the dam. Depending on available time. Subject to possible delays at lock.

Wheeler Lock and Lake Wilson...8 Hours

This cruise involves locking through Wheeler Dam and viewing wildlife, and the many fabulous lake front homes on Lake Wilson. We'll follow the north shore to Wilson Dam and dock and Fleet Harbor for a lunch break. A a shuttle to the Marriott Shoals for lunch (not included) at the Swampers Grille can be arranged. We'll return along the south shore and try to be back at Wheeler Marina in 8 hours. Subject to delays at lock.

Parties can bring their own food and drinks. Buffet tables are available.



General public cruises are available most weekends and are open to everyone

Call 256-335-2187 after Wednesday for weekend times.
1 Hour (First Creek Loop)..............................................$15/$10 (12 and under)

1 1/2 Hours (Wheeler Lake/Dam Loop).........................$20/$15 (12 and under)

Private Party Cruises

First Hour.......................$150 (up to 10 people, plus $10 each additional person) each additional 1/2 hour is $50 (passenger limit: 24).

For more information, or to make a reservation:
Call/Text: 256-335-2187
Rates subject to change

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