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- Full payment is required at the time of booking in order to make a reservation (full boat charters require a $250 deposit.                                  

- A ticket must be purchased and accounted for every rider, regardless of age, including infants.                                                                          all pirates are $20 and lil buckaroo 2 and under are $10, infant are no charge

- A $1.00 booking fee will be applied to all reservations made online.


Scallywags Pirate Adventures is located near 2 State Street, Erie, PA 16507. You will see our Rum Runner's Cove on the west side of State Street before you enter Dobbins Landing.

For Directions and Parking information click on the Directions tab.


Check-in at the Souvenir Booth at the corner of State and Bay road, give your name (you do not have to print this receipt) You will be given a ticket to board and asked to wait for the ship to return. Early check-in is recommended 30 minutes prior to cruise time, we will begin boarding 15 minutes prior. 

Are food and beverages available on board?:

Yes we have snacks available and a full bar on board for purchase.

What happens if it rains?:
Cruises are rain or shine subject to captain's discretion to any safety concerns. In the rare event that we have to cancel due to severe weather, you will have the opportunity to reschedule your cruise subject to availability.

How fast does Scallywags go?:
The boat normally cruises 5 miles an hour

Do you have Bathrooms:
Yes! There is a clean head (bathroom) for your use.

Will I get Seasick?:
Probably not. If you have a tendency towards motion sickness, please take preventative measures beforehand.

Should I tip the Crew:
Gratuities are not mandatory but greatly appreciated. Your crew works very hard to endure that your cruise is a superior experience. If you enjoyed the sail, please tip your crew accordingly.

Are Gift Certificates Available?:
Yes! If you are interested in a Gift Certificate please contact us for more information

Will we get wet?:
Anytime you are on the Lake there is a chance you may get wet, but on the ship unlikely unless the water guns go crazy, but that's the life of a PIRATE!