All boat tours depart from the Canal Discovery Center at Enterprise Mill, 1450 Greene Street, weather permitting. The boats are uncovered, so dress for the weather. We provide umbrellas on board, should the weather take a turn for the wet.
Our boats can carry up to 49 passengers, but for comfort of our guests, we suggest no more than 40 passengers per tour.
The Petersburg boats are uncovered, so dress for the weather (hats, rain gear, sunglasses, sunscreen, etc.). Flat-soled deck or tennis shoes are strongly recommended, as you will be descending five narrow steps to reach the boat deck. Passengers may bring beverages and snacks aboard for personal consumption.
Advance reservations are strongly encouraged. Calling the day of your tour to confirm also is recommended. 706-823-0440 x 4.
Note: Departure times may vary from published schedule. Management reserves the right to cancel tours when necessary and reassign patrons to an alternative departure time.
Closed New Year's Day, Easter, Independence Day, Wednesday and Thursday of Thanksgiving week, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
Online Reservations/Cancellations: All seats for Petersburg Boat tours purchased online require a credit card. You may cancel up to 48 hours prior to your scheduled departure. A credit will be issued on your card. Cancellations must be made by telephone - 706-823-0440, ext 4 or 7 or by email at email@example.com.
Telephone Reservations: You may book reservations by telephoning the ticket desk, 706-823-0440 x 4. Friday Music Cruises and Saturday 3-hour Sunset Cruises, are held with a credit card at time of booking. One-hour tours do not require a credit card hold.
Reservation Cancellations: Reservations must be canceled 48 hours in advance for a full refund. If possible, management will issue refunds for later cancellations, but this is not guaranteed.
Rain checks:If inclement weather or any other issues cause a tour to be canceled, a rain check or a refund will be issued.
Merchandise Returns: Merchandise purchased at the Augusta Canal Gift Shop or Canal Online Gift shop can be returned within 30 days of purchase. Receipt required. Customer is responsible for return shipping to Augusta Canal Gift Shop, 1450 Greene Street, Suite 400, Augusta GA 30901.