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jet boat

[′jet ‚bōt]
(naval architecture)
A boat propelled by one or more engines that expel powerful jets of water.
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A favorite event during the festival is the unique grotto concert, where attendees float down the Colorado River in jetboats through an astoundingly acoustical red rock venue.
If you were to do nothing aboard the Sunsport 24V except cruise around and carve turns a la jetboat, just for goofs, you could get a good giggle going.
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Hellgate Jetboat Excursions, Grants Pass: (800) 648-4874; www .hellgate.com
Chilkat River Half-day guided raft trips ($79; Chilkat Guides, www.raftalaska.com or 907/766-2491) and jetboat tours ($90; Chilkat River Adventures, www.jetboatalaska.com or 800/478-9827).
Or perhaps you've screamed your way through a tight gorge onboard the Shotover jetboat while trying to keep a cocktail in its glass.
The best way to seem them without doubt on the jetboat run by Bryher Boat Services.
Asplash of cold water is often just the wake-up call needed on a sleepy afternoon, and now you can apply that same principle to your next company meeting by combining a stay at the Riverside Inn in Grants Pass with a Heligate Jetboat excursion.
We pushed a three-hour jetboat ride up the river through whitewater chutes and some of the most impressive country I've ever seen.
For 21 years Whirlpool Jetboat Tours had the downriver tour boat business to themselves, much like Glynn's Maid of the Mist monopolized the falls' tours.
This involved a helicopter flight, white water rafting, a high speed jetboat ride and last but not least a 440-foot bungy jump from the Nevis Highwire.