Experience the Mississippi River on a riverboat. See the banks of the waterway, spot the wildlife that calls the river home and feel the heritage that influenced Dubuque’s past and continues to impact it’s future.

Top Active-ities in Dubuque

1 – Number One on our list is the Sky Tours Zipline – Enjoy a two-hour guided tour of Historic Union Park that encompasses all nine of the ziplines. Bonuses of the visit include a guided hiking tour out to the ziplines, you will be able to explore the heights and sights of the ‘Ruins of Union Park’ and will ride nine zipline courses within a span of two hours. CLIP, GRIP & ZIP, it’s their motto.

2 – Fever River Outfitters – Stand Up Paddleboarding. We’ve heard it’s a great way to get on the water and you will see the river from a whole new angle. Paddleboarding has caught on in recent years.

3 – Team Building Blocks Rope Course – Whether it’s a corporate outing or a casual group, accept the challenges that Team Building Blocks has to offer. Originally started as a corporate team building complex, they now welcome all groups with open arms.

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American Lady River CruisesRiverboats

Located on the waterfront of Catfish Charlie’s Restaurant. Sightseeing, lunch, happy hour cruises, dinner cruises, wedding events, group parties, theme cruises and private charters available through early November, weather permitting.

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Celebration River CruisesRiverboats

Celebration Belle, the largest non-gaming riverboat on the Upper Mississippi River. Take a short cruise or an all day cruise. Known for our live entertainment and fresh food prepared onboard! ... Read More

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Riverboat TwilightRiverboats

The Riverboat Twilight offers cruises on the upper Mississippi River between Le Claire, IA and Dubuque, IA. Basic Amenities ADA Compliant, On-Site Parking, Restroom

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