The 2017 River REACH fall cruise season will begin on Monday September 11, 2017 and will run through Wednesday, November 1, 2017.
Spring 2018 cruises will begin April 10th, 2018 and run through the end of the school year and throughout the summer.
Programs can be reserved on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Other days can be reserved on a case-by-case basis.
Boarding begins at 9:15 a.m. and programs run from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Program times can be changed if necessary.
Special floating classroom programs for camps, youth and community groups are reserved on a case-by-case basis. Contact Heather Mayfield for more information.
Elementary and Middle School programs are limited to 50 students with a minimum of three adult chaperones.
High School programs are limited to 40 students with a minimum of three adult chaperones.
The fee for this program is currently $15 per student. A group minimum charge of $400 applies for groups less than 27 students.
Thanks to the generosity of our funders, FORE is able to offer discounts for schools with 25% or more of students on free and reduced lunch programs. We have never turned a school away due to cost! Contact Heather Mayfield at 513-231-7719, extension 115, for more information!
Fees for special programs such as camps, youth and community groups will vary depending on time and activities. Contact Heather Mayfield for more information.
Programs get underway at Queen City Riverboats, located in Dayton, Kentucky. This is just upstream of the downtown Cincinnati area. The boat travels upstream near the Combs-Hehl (I-275) bridge during regular programs.
Forms can be completed and emailed to the email address located on the application, or faxed to 513-231-7761. They can also be snail-mailed to:
Foundation for Ohio River Education
ATTN: Heather Mayfield
5735 Kellogg Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45230
Important Information for Teachers and Parents
Here is a list of important documents you will need to prepare yourself and your students. Please look over this information carefully!
Contact Heather Mayfield at 513-231-7719, extension 115.