Enjoy a Scenic Cruise on the Gulf of Mexico

Come join us aboard the Miss Daisy pontoon boat for a two hour scenic tour along the Pithlaschascotee River (Cotee) in beautiful New Port Richey!

Your tour will then go out to the Gulf of Mexico where you will see famous mansions including the home of Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash, the unique stilt homes along the coast -and even spy on dolphins frolicking along with the other native sea life and shorebirds galore!

Johnny Cash, his wife June Carter Cash, Rev. Billy Graham, his wife Ruth Bell Graham on the stilt house of W. D.“Des” Little in March 1976. St. Petersburg Times photo, from the collection at the Pasco County Tax Collector’s Office.
Johnny Cash, his wife June Carter Cash, Rev. Billy Graham, his wife Ruth Bell Graham on the stilt house of W. D.“Des” Little in March 1976. St. Petersburg Times photo, from the collection at the Pasco County Tax Collector’s Office.

Captain Ray Kelly shares the legend and lore of the area including the story of how New Port Richey was poised to be the “Hollywood of the East,” with Thomas Meighan and silent film stars creating a mecca back in the 1920s.

Enjoy a meal before or after your tour at Gill Dawg’s or at any number of restaurants in downtown New Port Richey. You may also bring your own snacks, refreshments, or libations in your own coolers on board.  There is a private toilet on the Miss Daisy II.

Contact Us to Schedule your tour. Call 727.819.1754

Explore Pasco County history & nature on the Pithlachascotee River & the Gulf of Mexico!