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Personalized Boat Cruises on the Merrimack River

Experience all the wonders of the Merrimack River from Newburyport to Amesbury in a fun, personalized boat cruise on board the 24-foot open deck "Recipe Queen." Go birding on Joppa Flats, enjoy the views of the upper river or do a bit of fishing by the bridges. Maybe a small romantic cruise to watch the stars.  Make a special time become a lifelong memory for your loved ones, family and friends.

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Embark from Ring's Island Marina in Salisbury or

Newburyport Public Wharf

Captain John C. Hackem

Tel: +1-978-502-4366

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Things to Bring

To assure your comfort, convenience and pleasure on your cruise, please consider packing the following:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sun-block
  • Hat
  • Insect Repellent as appropriate
  • Lunch, snacks and soda (we will provide ice and bottled water).
  • Warm clothing and rain gear as appropriate.
  • Camera

Please note: To ensure the safety of our passengers, and compliance with Coast Guard regulations, hard liquor or illegal substances of any kind is prohibited. Beer and Wine in moderation is permitted.

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