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Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Cycleboat..WHY DIDN'T WE THINK OF THAT.

Posted By on Wed, Sep 18, 2013 at 5:05 PM

Next summer's peaceful days at the lake, silently taking in the serene natural surroundings are already ruined.

A local company, Cascade Cycleboats, is manufacturing the latest in beer/foot-fueled technology, a water-based equivalent to the ever-annoying pedal pub. A press release to the Source explained,

As riders pedal on individual cycle stations, together they propel a large paddle wheel in the back of the boat. The driver of the boat sits in a captain’s chair at the back of the boat to steer and operate the electric motor when needed (i.e. to navigate in and out of dock).

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Guess how much they cost? Go ahead, just guess.

$85,000! For the base model! A beastly vessel which has eight cycle stations for peddling, drinking and we assume—if it's anything like its land-bound cousin—shouting.

To find out more about Cascade Cycleboats, check out their website.

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