BACKWATER CRUISES – Lansing, Iowa
A 49-passenger paddlewheeler, Coast Guard-approved, cruises around the shallow backwaters of the Upper Mississippi River in the area. Visitors can view the fine display of lilies and other vegetation on land and water. It is also possible to see fur-bearing wildlife at times. Narrators present the history of the waters being navigated. Group charters can be arranged.
Admission – None
Directions – docking facility near the intersection of State Highways 9 and 26
Hours – hours vary, weekends, May 10 – October 20, or by appointment
Credit Cards – None
Phone – (319) 544-4989