Book a Jordan Lake Journey at the bottom of this page.
 All booked tours must confirm by phone (919)353-4588. No tours June 8-12, 2022.


The Journey Guide:  Owner Randy Johnson is a native Tarheel from Sanford.  He is a former Eagle Scout, and US Navy veteran. He has over 38 years’  experience boating on Jordan Lake and other fresh water lakes. Your safety and comfort is my top priority. I promise you will have fun, see some cool wildlife and learn something new!

Boat:  The boat is a South Bay 22-foot pontoon boat, seating up to 10 guests and double tops for shade.  JLJ has all required USCG safety equipment and PFD's.  State law requires kids under 13 to wear PFD’s while on the boat.  

Special Request Journeys: We offer Sunset, Night Meteor Shower and Full Moon tours upon special request. We also offer extra time journeys such as 3 or 4 hours to explore more of Jordan Lake.   Call for details.


Discounts:  10% off to active or retired military. Jordan Lake Journeys supports Veterans!

Departs: Poe’s Ridge Boat Ram,  Moncure NC.   Tues - Sun.  9am & 11:30 am  /    2:00pm & 4:30pm.

Food:   We offer bottled water, soda, and chips. You can bring your own picnic basket or cooler. 

Parking:   Follow posted signs for the $5 parking pass. Parking controlled by USACE.

Restroom:    Restroom is a small building on the right side, as you enter the parking lot.  

Cancellation:  If you need to cancel a booked journey, you must do so within 3 days of the tour date via phone call or e mail or forfeit the $50 deposit.   If you fail to cancel or don’t show up for the tour, no refund given..

Smoking/Pets/Swimming:  Insurance prohibits smoking on board or swimming. No pets allowed.  Covid-19 precautions include seating sanitization wipe down between tours and hand sanitizer available onboard. 

Weather Related Cancellations:  SAFETY FIRST!  We monitor weather and will call you if we have to cancel a tour due to storms or unsafe lake conditions (low or high-water levels).  If we cancel, happy to return deposit or ask you to reschedule if possible. 

Paying for your Journey:  Each booking requires $50 deposit to reserve your date and time due at booking via the secure PayPal link. Pay the balance by check or Paypal.   Booking is not completed until Paypal confirms your deposit.


2 hours to cruise 10-12 miles of the lake's shoreline to view wildlife.

See Jordan Dam and learn the history of Jordan Lake and Cape Fear River.

Price: $155 for up to 4 persons, extra guests $35 each. Capacity is 10 guests.

Tues - Sun.  9am & 11:30am / 2pm and 4:30pm.  Closed Mondays.


  • Participant is a Group of 4 on the journey. Extra guests $35 each.
    2 hr
    155 US dollars