XTR Tours offers the freedom to choose how you spend your time aboard our boats. Our Captains and affiliates have great recommendations to offer. Erie is rich with history and we come well informed on the region. The Sturgeon industry during the 1800's is truly fascinating. There was a war in 1812, in which Presque Isle played a major role. This does not have to be a history lesson. A flat lake can provide the opportunity to scale miles of beach frontage. You will see beautiful bluffs, cliff sides, caves, grasslands, dunes and combed sandy beaches. In order to truly appreciate the mass of water you may want to flair out into the lake. A view of the land from miles offshore can put into perspective just how large the body of water is. Have you ever seen a shipwreck on state of the art sonar technology? Beginner or seasoned veteran, photographers have excellent opportunities to capture nature's beauty and the abundance of Erie Pennsylvania's wildlife. Erie has 3 historic lighthouses that are still active; do you want to see them all? We can all agree on one thing, Erie has one of the most iconic sunsets in the world.
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-Dress for anticipated forecast