Cherokee summer boat cruise

Lake Cruises

Explore the waterfront of Lake Junaluska while learning a little history aboard the Cherokee IV.

Enjoy a family-friendly guided 45-minute boat tour aboard the historic Cherokee IV.  Learn lake history from your tour guide or just enjoy the scenery as you cruise along the water. Lake cruises open for the season Memorial Day weekend. Private cruises are are also available.

During the summer season, cruises are offered, weather permitting, on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays typically at 1, 3, 5 and 7 p.m. Visit our online booking page to see upcoming tours and times.

Guided lake cruises are $10 per person age 6 and older and free for children age 5 and younger. Private cruises start at $350.

Boat tours depart from the dock behind the Harrell Center, located across from The Terrace Hotel at 710 N. Lakeshore Drive, Lake Junaluska, N.C.

How to Reserve
Reservations for lake cruises can be booked online.

Private Cruises
Private cruises, including sunset cruises and small weddings, are available seasonally. Private cruises start at $350. Reserve online.

To contact Lake Junaluska Outfitters, call 828-454-6776.

Lake Junaluska visitors take a boat tour aboard the Cherokee