70 London Bridge Rd.
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403
Groups of 20 or more: $40/person (+tax, lunch not included)
Bluewater Jet Boat Tours takes passengers up river to the northern end of Topock Gorge and returns. They will welcome you aboard the Starship 2010, a 49 passenger vessel jet boat equipped with an air-conditioned cabin, first class seating, snack bar, restroom and outer deck.
Captain Kenn McKinney will point out the breathtaking views of the Havasu National Wildlife Refuge, jagged rock formations such as Devil’s Elbow and 3500 year old Indian petroglyphs as he pilots the boat up the Colorado River and through Topock Gorge. Be on the lookout for Desert Bighorn sheep, wild burros, coyotes and other native wildlife along the way.
- Months: Oct-May
- Group size: Up to 49
- Departure times: General departure time: 1:30 pm (or as needed) or 10:30 am, stop at Pirate Cove for lunch
- Length of tour: 2.5 hrs
Departure Location: Boat docks at ferry terminal building under London Bridge
Distance from Lake Havasu City: In LHC
- Advance Reservations Required
Additional Notes: Snack bar and restroom on board. Call for private tour and weddings.
Captain Kenn McKinney
Qualifications: Captain Kenn has operated Bluewater Jetboat Tours for 20 years. He inherited the business from his parents, and as a longtime resident, has extensive knowledge about Lake Havasu City, Lake Havasu and the adjacent stretch of the lower Colorado River.
“My parents actually used to come down here and rent boats. When they retired, they came here and started the business. When they needed a little help, I came here. I’ve raised my family here, and it’s a successful family business now.”