Ride Sweet Breeze!
Sweet Breeze, Fort Wayne’s authentic canal boat replica offers tours every weekend (May – September) and by appointment. This fully accessible experience is fun for everyone! Reserve at seat at Fort Wayne Outfitters at 260-420-3962 or FWoutfitters.com!
2018 Season Tour Schedule
Friday Tours: Special tours—leave Headwaters Park (west side) at 7:00 p.m.
Saturday Tours: tours leave Headwaters Park (west side) at 4:00 p.m.
Sunday Tours: tours leave Headwaters Park (west side) at 2:00, 3:00, and 4:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday tours alternate on 45 versus 90 minute lengths; Fridays are not guaranteed. See FWoutfitters.com for specific desired dates – subject to change. (Severe inclement weather as well as high water levels may cancel tours. Riders receive an email first of the cancellation, followed by a phone call from the staff to discuss rescheduling options.)
All Aboard! Tour Options and Descriptions
All river tours are narrated by a Friends of the Rivers docent, describing the sites you will experience, canal boat history, and Sweet Breeze operations. Questions are encouraged!
Boarding and Parking
All tours depart and return from Headwaters Park West. Parking is available in the southwest corner of Headwaters Park (enter off of Harrison Street). Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the tour departure time for boarding and Sweet Breeze exploration. Docking and tours are fully accessible. (Severe inclement weather as well as high water levels may cancel tours. Riders receive an email first of the cancellation, followed by a phone call from the staff to discuss rescheduling options.)
Here’s What You’ll See! Tour Details and Descriptions
2018 General Tour Prices
90 Minute Tour Pricing
Suitable for adults and children
Children (6-12 years): $10
Children (0-5 years): $5
45 Minute Tour Pricing
Suitable for adults and younger children
Children (12 years and under): $5
2018 Private Tour Prices
Private Basic Tour Pricing – 90 minutes
$1,400 – Bench seating; no catering/drinks.
Custom Private Tour – 90 minutes
$1,950 – Custom seating and catering options.
Social Cruise Capacity for 35. Dinner cruise with seating for 30.
Themed Custom Private Tour
Available upon request. Fort Wayne Outfitters will create a memorable canal boat tour that is uniquely yours!