“Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.” – Ben Franklin

If he were alive today, Alexander Hamilton and his fellow forefathers of America would surely book a Buffalo Pedal Tours cycle boat cruise to enjoy Buffalo’s lively brew pub and tavern scene! Book a Buffalo, NY, beer tour with a company that knows and love’s this city’s thriving and up-and-coming restaurants and bars. We can help you design a cycle boat bar cruise that suits your corporate event or friends’ outing. You can even bring beer, hard cider, hard lemonade or spiked seltzer water on board to quench your thirst as you pedal from one great waterfront destination to the next.

Your Cycle Boat Party & Adventure

Trips start and end at Riverworks. Before and after the trip, enjoy the wonderful ambiance the unique venue at River Works provides. Relax in style, enjoy some refreshing drinks and eat delicious food on their huge patio.

Once the trip starts, we head towards the lake where you will see Buffalo’s iconic grain elevators, wildlife, historic naval ships, the beautiful Buffalo Main Lighthouse, Canalside and Erie Basin Marina. Then we head back past Riverworks towards Silo City where we take you to see the ghost ship! Relax with your friends, sip your favorite beverage, and listen to the music of your choice.

How It Works

Our pedal boat cruises are powered by our guests. You do the pedaling and we’ll take care of the steering. Yes we have a back up motor if you just want to relax. Our boat meet US Coastguard safety standards, and you and your group set the pace. Our guests invariably find the pedaling relaxing. The seating is arranged in a manner that’s conducive to conversation and sightseeing.

Naturally, can beverages such as beer is perfectly allowed on our pedal boat tours. You can also bring along food and snacks if you choose. Don’t forget to bring your choice of music too! Call us today to help you design your cycle boat cruise of the Buffalo, NY, waterfront that suits your group’s tastes.


  • The cost for a VIP private two hour tour start at just $479.99 for 18 adults, which includes everything but a tip for the crew.
  • Don’t feel like pedaling? Not a problem! Our powerful 60 HP motor is ready to take over when you just want to cruise around.
  • Former USMC Force Recon Larry Jones is our party boat’s AWESOME Captain. In the winter, when he’s not piloting our boat, he’s deep in the jungles of the Amazon River taking rich folks on week long trips to catch huge and nasty looking fish.

Visit our Pedal Boat FAQ page for more info on what to expect and how to prepare!