Pride of the Susquehanna

Come sail with the Susquehanna River School on the Pride of the Susquehanna! These scenic 75-minute cruises offer unparalleled views of the water and Harrisburg’s landmarks. This unique floating classroom teaches students of all ages about the history and natural wonders of the Susquehanna River and Harrisburg. Instructors utilize hands-on activities, lectures, games and more to teach about the importance of the Susquehanna River and the ways in which we can continue to take care of it. It is sure to be an educational experience for all aboard! 
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Contact Info 
Address: 11 Championship Way on City Island in Harrisburg, PA 17101. Dauphin County. Tel: 717-234-6500. Email: info@harrisburgriverboat.com. Website: www.harrisburgriverboat.com. Hrs: Office Mon.-Fri. 9AM-5PM. General Public Riverboat School Voyages on Sat. mornings at 10AM. Special Group Rates on weekday mornings by reservation. 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-1.5 hours. Cost: Adults $14. Children (12 & under) $9.
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Environmental Studies, Social Studies. 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Environmental Science, Social Studies.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Boat Excursion Lesson Plan

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