NavCal River Rides

NavCal River Rides ( historical, narrated sightseeing cruises provide historical information on river areas including the Armstrong Locket House 1834, Bleak House (now Confederate Memorial Hall), the world famous Body Farm, and beautiful homes in Sequoyah Hills area. We also offer charters and pirate parties.

90 minute Civil War History/sightseeing cruises narrated by the "150 year old spirit" of Sam Clemmons are a relaxing learning experience.

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Latitude: 35.959771 Longitude: -83.913735 Elevation: 821 ft
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About the Vessel

19 passenger, 42 foot  Coast Guard certified excursion vessel. Boat/dock at 300 Neyland Drive, Knoxville, TN.

Seasons Open and Departure Times

Cruises offered April through October.

Length of Excursion

90 minutes Civil War History/ sightseeing.

Costs and Fees

$18 Adult, $14 Child (5-11) Sightseeing.

Appropriate Age Groups

All ages, family oriented, captain ordained minister

How to Find the Departure Point

300 Neyland Drive, Knoxville, TN (far east end of CalhounS on the River parking lot). Use 400 Neyland Dr on your GPS for the entrance to the parking lot.

Eco-Friendly Notes

We run a Passenger Vessel Association Certified Green vessel.

ADA Accessibility Notes

Some steps leading to the boat.

Pet Friendly Notes

Guide animals only please.

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