The Water Taxi Tours on Saturday July 14 and Sunday July 15 will depart hourly from City Pier in New London, starting at 11am and alternate between Ledge Lighthouse and up river to the Subase New London. The cost is $20 per person, and $10 for children 12 and under who must be accompanied by an adult. Boats depart promptly on the hour. The complete schedule is:
11am Lower Thames River & Round Ledge Lighthouse
12pm Under Goldstar Bridge, past Nautilus/SUBASE
1pm Lower Thames River & Round Ledge Lighthouse
2pm Under Goldstar Bridge, past Nautilus/SUBASE
3pm Lower Thames River & Round Ledge Lighthouse
11am Under Goldstar Bridge, past Nautilus, SUBASE
12pm Lower Thames River & Round Ledge Lighthouse
1pm Under Goldstar Bridge, past Nautilus, SUBASE
2pm Lower Thames River & Round Ledge Lighthouse (last departure)
The Fireworks by Boat includes a tour down the Thames River and, weather permitting, to Ledge Light House and back up the River for a truly spectacular night during the fireworks display. The boat will depart from the Fort Trumbull Dock, Pier 7, promptly at 7:30PM and has a maximum capacity of 30 people. The cost for this event is $35.00 per person. Riders are encouraged to bring a picnic basket or soft sided cooler with snacks and drink. There is no rest room on board the water taxi, but there will be a stop for passengers to use public facilities prior to the fireworks.
The normal Water Taxi loop schedule among Ft. Trumbull, City Pier and Groton will also be in operation during the weekend.
Tickets for all cruises, tours, and water taxi rides are available at www.trwtllc.com. For additional information, visit the web site, or call us at (401)207-0822 with any questions.