Private Charters


We are now booking dates for your intimate, casual, fun Private Charter for 2014 AND 2015! RiverQuest is a unique, affordable venue for your private gathering of two to 50 guests! Weddings, Company Outings, Family Reunions, Cocktail Parties, Anniversary, etc......




Special Cruises

Bow scene

We have a cruise for everyone, any age! In season: Kid's Cruises, Island Landings, Birding, Wine/Food, Music and more. February thru October we are on the river with so many fun and relaxing ways to enjoy it!




Gift Certificates

edge of boat

Please click "More" below. A Gift Certificate for a RiverQuest cruise works for all ages, never goes out of style and never expires! We offer relaxing Sunset and Daytime Cruises and lots of Special Cruises throughout the year!



We will be offering cruises through November 1 this season. Come aboard!

Daytime 90 Minute Foliage Cruise cost: $20 adult, $15 kid. 

On Sunday afternoon, Geology Cruise with our former State Geologist, Ralph Lewis. There is room on the cruise. Call Leslie at 860-526-8886.


RQ foliage at dock


1:30pm: CANCELED Foliage Cruise 90 Minute Daytime


1:30pm: Foliage Cruise 90 Minute Daytime


1:30pm: Foliage Cruise 90 Minute Daytime.

3:30pm: Geology Cruise (Rocks and Leaves, Wine and Cheese) $45 per adult which includes wine and light refreshments, features retired State Geologist Ralph Lewis. Prepayment is required - contact Leslie at 860 526-8886 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Monday and Tuesday:



11:30am: Foliage Cruise 90 Minute Daytime


11:30am: Foliage Cruise 90 Minute Daytime



To guarantee your spot on all cruises, please book on-line. There is sometimes room for walk-ons, but, not always, especially on the weekends. 

Please check our calendar (button below) for MORE upcoming Regular and Special Cruises! 


ALSO: Traffic can be backed up on Rt 9 and I-95 on a nice day.

Give yourself plenty of time and/or take the back roads.



Calendar  Reservations                                                                                                                     


River Updates 




Check out our new Favorite Links and Resources page for links and web cams we are hooked on...Help us by emailing some of your favorites!


Eagle brockway tree top   14-10-11 Mergs

The Brockway Island Eagles seem to like this tree.        The Girls are back!  Common Mergansers, a winter visitor.


FallShadows   FallBridge

Fall Shadows. Photo by Rick Cappetto                       We are still loving the foliage!  Photo: Rick Cappetto








Phone: 860-662-0577

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