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Triangle Boat Tours

  • Address: 565 Farrington Rd Apex, NC 27523
  • Mailing Address: Apex, NC 27523

Eco-tours, sunset cruises, afternoon tea tours, birthday parties for kids, pirate tours, sunrise tours, moonlight tours, fall leaf tours, and fishing tours are only a handful of the types of trips available through Triangle Boat Tours.

Boating has been the passion of owners, Don & Heidi Watkins, for the last 20 years and even after eight years of sailing in some of the world’s premiere cruising areas, Jordan Lake was a treasure to discover in their backyard in the Triangle. With fish jumping and bald eagles soaring, 150 miles of shoreline to explore, plus no housing or development to spoil the views, guests will return feeling refreshed and from the experience, which is something special…true quality time! (No 3 hour drive to the coast either!)

The Watkins were in professional yachting aboard 50-120 foot sailing and motor yachts, private and charter, in 40+ countries around the world prior to relocating to North Carolina.

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Mead and Sunset Cruise
Jordan Lake
Fri: June 20, July 18
Imagine you and your honey on a boat at sunset sipping on some honey wine!! We’ll start your adventure with a tasting for two, at Starrlight Mead in Pittsboro, of all of their delicious meads (honey wines). You will be lead through the tasting of each of eight meads and be able to select a bottle to take with you as your adventure continues at Jordan Lake. You will meet Captain Don at the marina and cruise the lake with Triangle Boat Tours as the sun dips below the horizon, enjoying the sights and sounds of the wildlife who make their home at the lake. Don’t forget your camera!
 noon - 4pm
6:30pm – 8:30pm (6pm - 8pm Aug and Sep)
 12 people
Mead Club Members save $10 per couple!
Mead tasting, two souvenir glasses, and a bottle of mead to share ($26 value, additional bottle charge may apply for some meads), two-hour sunset cruise of Jordan Lake ($72 value). Single price is one tasting, glass, and a bottle, plus cruise.