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Valley Gem Sternwheeler

Take a Pleasure Cruise on the Ohio River


Launched in April of 1989, The current Valley Gem Sternwheeler has been providing relaxing daily cruises, Saturday dinner cruises, and special occasion excursions for 20 years.

Owned and operated by captain J.J. Sands and his wife Katie, The Valley Gem plies the Ohio River from May through October. The boat is perfect for weddings, receptions, reunions and meetings while offering a place where people can relax and enjoy spectacular scenery, riverboat hospitality, and each other.

Valley Gem Sternwheeler

Valley Gem Sternwheeler Person Interviewed: J.J. Sands
Title: Captain/Owner
Date: May through October
Location: Wood County, West Virginia
Address: 601 Front Street, Marietta, OH 45750
Phone: 740-373-7862
Reservations: General sightseeing cruises do not need reservations. Please make reservations for specialty cruises.
Website: www.valleygemsternwheeler.com
EMail: info@valleygemsternwheeler.com

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