The Valley Gem is located at 531 Front St. The boat is docked on the Muskingum River, under the Washington Street Bridge. Parking is available under the bridge.



From I-77 S Exit 1: Bear right. You will be on Pike St. (Rt. 7 S). Get in the straight right-hand lane. Follow Pike St., which bears left and turns into Greene St.

From Greene, make a right-hand turn onto Front St. Go approximately one mile down Front St. Make a left-hand turn to park under the Washington St. bridge.


From I-77 N Exit 185: Turn left after exit ramp. Stay straight. Go over Williamstown Bridge. Make a left onto Greene St. Turn right onto Front St. Go one mile down Front St. Turn left to park under Washington St bridge.


From St. Rt. 7 N: As you enter Marietta on Rt. 7, you will come across the Washington St. bridge. Make a right hand turn onto Second St. Then, make a right onto Knox (buses make a right onto Wooster). Next make a right onto Front St. Turn left to park under Washington St. bridge.


From Rt. 60: Exit 6 on I-77 will lead you to 821 S which will lead to Rt. 60 S (left turn at stop light): Follow through two stoplights. The road will split approximately 1/2 mile after the Magnuson Hotel. Take the right fork of the road onto Front St. Follow Front St. until you come to the Washington St. bridge. Turn right to park under the bridge.

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