Private Charters


Now booking dates for your intimate, casual, fun Private Charter for 2016! 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

Eagle immature tree

We have a cruise for everyone, any age! February (Winter Wonderland/Eagle Cruises) thru October we are on the river with so many fun and relaxing cruises to enjoy! Daytime and Sunset Cruises, Birding (Tree Swallow, Osprey), Kid's, Wine/Food, Music and more. 




Gift Certificates

Coming off the 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!





For the upcoming Holidays or any time:

::. GIFT CERTIFICATES .::are available.


Easy to purchase on-line, press any Gift Certificate button.

Choose a particular cruise (Daytime, Sunset, Birding, Fun)


get a certifcate of a $$$ domination that your recipient can use on any cruise.

An easy gift for those that already have everything.....a RELAXING cruise on the beautiful Connecticut River!




Well. It's a wrap. 2015 season is over.

RiverQuest and Adventure will be coming out of the water for the winter in the next week or two.

Stay tuned for 2016 information!


Winter Wonderland/Eagle Cruises are scheduled to start February 13th....on-line available now!


Immature Eagle in a White Pine Tree   


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Calendar Reservations ::. GIFT CERTIFICATES .::


Connecticut River Environmental Education Center (CREEC)

(the first gray building at Eagle Landing State Park)


Hours This Week:fish


Tuesday 11/24:  10am - 4pm


You can also purchase Gift Certificates here at CREEC!


--Stop in and say "hi"!--



River Updates 





Our ever popular Winter Wonderland/Eagle Cruises have been added to the calendar and are availabe for booking!! Also available are our ever popular Trees Swallow Sunset Cruises. More dates to come, also! 

For River updates:

Took Scout (our 17'er) out for a spin down to Essex. Saw two mature Bald Eagles, both very nice views and the first Great Cormorants of the season hanging out on Marker 35, just south of Deep River. Nice and peaceful out there on the river!! A beutiful, relaxing cruise. 


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


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   Adult and Immature Eagle! Photo: Jeri Duefrene                Picture from one of our Full Moon Cruises!



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         A nice relaxing cruise on the CT River!                          Colors & textures of Fall.  Photo: Luanne DeMatto


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What a treat to have an adult eagle soar over the boat! Extra special when he grabs a fish right by the stern!!

Photos by Richard Ketai    



Phone: 860-662-0577

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