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Yachts of Fun!

2 Hour Private Queen Charter for up to 40 guests
$1000 in Food/Catering ( choice of Black Woods Catering or Savories Catering
$400 Beverage Credit
Exclusive 4 pack for their 4th of July Fireworks Cruise by Black Woods Catering
$250 Shopping Spree in the Vista Fleet Gift Shop


The Vista Fleet is the Excursion Boat Company based in Duluth Minnesota. The Fleet consists of: The Vista Star (100 ton vessel) that holds up to 300 passengers, The Vista Queen (46 ton vessel) that holds up to 75 passengers and the Vista Fleet Gift Shop (located behind the DECC/Amsoil Arena) which is a 5,000 square gift shop. The Vista Fleet Gift Shop is the Northland’s leading retailer in Nautical Souvenirs, Gifts and Model Ships. The Vista Star and Queen start the season in early spring and run through late fall. Including Daily: Sightseeing Tours, Dinners, Twilight Cruises, River Cruises, Chartered Events and Lake Adventures. There are many sights seen aboard the fleet including iconic landmarks such as: The Aerial Lift Bridge, Historic Canal Park, The Blatnik (High Bridge), the Bong Bridge, Midwest Terminal, CN Taconite Docks, Etc.. The cruises are fully narrated with a blend of entertaining facts, games, concessions, a full bar and much more. The Vista Fleet’s mission is to be the premier attraction of the Duluth/Superior communities by providing Great Lake Experiences through focus on creating customer value and lasting memories.

In December of 2011, Justin and Sarah Steinbach successfully completed the purchase of the Vista Fleet. The purchase included the Vista Fleet Gift Shop, The Vista Star, Vista Queen and all Vista Fleet holdings. Justin, a Duluth native, had worked for ZMC Hotels, Inc. for 15 years starting as a housekeeper and working his way to General Manager of the Edgewater Resort & Waterpark. Sarah, from Prior Lake, MN; had spent 7 years as the Director of Sales & Marketing/Assistant General Manager at the Vista Fleet. The husband/wife duo and their two young daughters were thrilled to take over the Vista Fleet as a family business and are planning for a bright future and many adventures on the Great Lake Superior.

All American Dinner Cruise by Savories Catering

Vista Star

Duluth, MN

Sunday Jul 28, 2013

Pizza Cruise

Vista Star

Duluth, MN

Thursday Jul 25, 2013 – Tuesday Jul 30, 2013

Catch of the Day by Black Woods

Vista Star

Duluth, MN

Friday Jul 26, 2013

Tall Ships Grand Sightseeing Tour

Vista Star

Duluth, MN

Thursday Jul 25, 2013 – Sunday Jul 28, 2013

Tall Ships & Lake Superior Express Tour

Vista Queen

Duluth, MN

Thursday Jul 25, 2013 – Sunday Jul 28, 2013

Tall Ships Parade of Sail Cruise – Star

Vista Star

Duluth, MN

Thursday Jul 25, 2013

Tall Ships Parade of Sail Cruise – Queen

Vista Queen

Duluth, MN

Thursday Jul 25, 2013

Sips, Ships & Sunset Cruise by Black Woods

Vista Queen

Duluth, MN

Thursday Jul 25, 2013 – Sunday Jul 28, 2013

Grand Sightseeing Tour – May & June

Vista Star

Duluth, MN

Friday May 3, 2013 – Sunday Jun 30, 2013

Lake Superior Express Tour

Vista Queen

Duluth, MN

Monday Jun 24, 2013 – Monday Sep 2, 2013

St. Louis River Cruise

Vista Queen

Duluth, MN

Saturday Jun 29, 2013 – Sunday Aug 25, 2013

Grand Sightseeing Tour – July & August

Vista Star

Duluth, MN

Monday Jul 1, 2013 – Saturday Aug 31, 2013

Grand Sightseeing Tour – September & October

Vista Star

Duluth, MN

Monday Sep 2, 2013 – Sunday Oct 20, 2013

 218-529-8705 www.vistafleet.com


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