Lake Cruises

Join us for a seasonal boat tour aboard the Cherokee IV! Guided lake cruises are $10 per adult, $5 per child age 4-12, and free for children age 3 and younger.



Take a summer or fall boat tour aboard the historic Cherokee IV. Soak up summer sunshine, and bask in the glorious changing colors of fall as you cruise beautiful Lake Junaluska. Learn lake history from your tour guide or just enjoy the scenery.

Tours typically take place in June and July at 1, 3, 5 and 7 p.m. Thursday-Sunday, weather permitting. See the calendar on this page for additional dates and times for spring and fall hours.

Each 45-minute cruise is $10 per adult, $5 per child ages 4-12, and free for children age 4 and younger.

Boat tours depart from the dock behind the Harrell Center, located across the street from The Terrace Hotel at 710 N. Lakeshore Drive, Lake Junaluska, N.C. Please arrive at the Harrell Center 15 minutes prior to your boat tour and be ready to board 5 minutes prior to departure.

Inclement Weather
Boat tours canceled due to weather will be refunded within 24 hours or the next business day.

Private Cruises
Private cruises, including sunset cruises and small weddings, are also available. For more information or to book, email or call 828-454-6650.

For More Information/Questions
Please visit our Contact Us page if you have additional questions or need assistance.