Great American Waterways

February 6, 2017

The Erie Canal and four great lakes merge to create one amazing adventure on Blount’s signature cruise Great American Waterways.
Dozens of amazing experiences,
 1 BIG Adventure
NEW!
Architectural Cruise

Chicago is known around the world for its architecture. From iconic skyscrapers and elegant hotels to homes of the rich and famous, this architectural cruise will share an insider’s glimpse into the buildings, architecture, and engineering that made Chicago famous

Mackinac Island

Travel back in time to Mackinac Island, where no motor vehicles exist! Take an island tour by horse and carriage or explore the bustling downtown shops.  Make your way to the famous Grand Hotel and take a look inside where you can enjoy an optional afternoon tea.

Niagara Falls

Tour the wonder that is Niagara Falls, the most powerful waterfall in North America, including a ride on the Horn Blower and a visit to Table Rock, where most of the daredevils have taken their plunge over the falls. Don’t forget your camera!

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum is a hall of fame and museum located on the shore of Lake Erie in downtown ClevelandOhio. Explore the world’s foremost museum devoted to the celebration and preservation of rock & roll music.

Henry Ford Museum

With a rich and diverse offering of exhibits, demonstrations, programs and reenactments, The Henry Ford Museum celebrates yesterday’s traditions as well as today’s innovations.  Housing one of the largest collections of its kind ever assembled, Henry Ford Museum showcases the people and ideas that have fired our imaginations and changed our lives.

West Point Academy

This unique tour brings you into “central area” where cadets live and attend classes. Enjoy the history and beauty of this section of the post.  Visit the Parade Grounds where cadets of today drill and parade where George Washington drilled and organized the Continental Army.  Tour Trophy Point, Battle Monument, and relics of wars dating back to the Revolution.  Before embarking on our vessel, take in the “million dollar view” of the Hudson.

Highlights:
  • Enjoy scenic views as you cruise up the majestic Hudson River
  • Experience the NYS Canal system, designated a National historic landmark in 2017
  • Cruise through locks and narrow canals with Blount boats different by design, experiencing ports inaccessible to larger ships
  • Sail through four of America’s great lakes, stopping at iconic cities such as Buffalo, Cleveland, Mackinac Island, & Chicago