The Spirit of Roswell Riverboat

Description

Cruise the beautiful Chattahoochee River and experience the ambiance of slowly traveling the river, observing the beauty of the trees and wildlife. It is hard to believe you are only 20 to 30 minutes from downtown Atlanta. This part of the river is seldom used by anyone but the occasional kayaker or fisherman.

  • Name: The “Spirit of Roswell”
  • Owner: Shoot the Hooch
  • Boat Description: 63 foot authentic stern wheel paddle boat. Two decks with a canopy on the top deck. Wheelhouse on top deck. Tables and chairs for passengers.
  • No. of Passengers: We recommend a maximum number of 65 passengers.
  • CD Player with speakers on both decks is available. If passengers bring their own CD’s , crew will play them otherwise selection is made by the Captain. Dancing is allowed.
  • Serving Tables: Two six foot tables with black skirts and white tablecloths are available for food and beverage service.
  • Toilet: There is a small toilet on board for emergencies. We suggest passengers use the public facility before boarding.
  • Hours of Operation: The boat is available for charter during the hours of 11 am until sunset. Public trips are available per postings to the website or are available by calling 770-650-1008. Loading of alcohol at 9755 Roberts Drive, Sandy Springs 30350 (Just across the river at the SE corner of the bridge at Roswell Road and Roberts Drive) at least one hour prior to scheduled departure. Separate loading of alcohol is necessary because alcohol is not allowed in Azalea Park. We are allowed to run the boat from an hour after sunup to sunset.
  • Operation: Loading of passengers and food at Azalea Park boat launch, 203 Azalea Drive, Roswell 30075. Loading of alcohol at 9755 Roberts Drive, Sandy Springs 30350 (Just across the river at the SE corner of the bridge at Roswell Road and Roberts Drive) at least one hour prior to scheduled departure. Separate loading of alcohol is necessary because alcohol is not allowed in Azalea Park.
  • Rules: No glass containers are allowed on the boat, no smoking, and children 12 and under must wear a life jacket. No one under 30 pounds.

Pricing

  • Charter: Boat may be chartered between the hours of 11 am until sunset. Each charter trip is about 2 ½ to 3 hours. The trip goes to Morgan Falls Dam and returns to Azalea Park. Client may bring their own food and beverage. Charter price is $1,800 plus tax. This includes the captain and crew and two 6 foot tables with black skirts and white tablecloths for serving food and beverage. Additional tables and chairs are available for passengers.  A 50% deposit is required to confirm reservation.
  • Public Trips: To be announced.
  • Price: $20 per person. Children 10 and under are $10 each. The trip is 1 ¼ to 1 ½ hours long. Snacks and drinks are available for purchase.
  • Method of Payment: We accept cash, checks and all major credit cards.

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