- Waco Tours - Waco, Texas
- Bluewater Adventure - Hilton Head Island, S.C.
- Niagara Jet Adventures - Niagara, N.Y.
- Blue Ocean Adventure Tours - Hawaii
- Canderé Cruising - Seattle
- Redline Rafting - Hawaii
- Major Marine Tours - Alaska
- Red Boat Water Tours - St. Augustine, Fla.
- Holo Holo Charters - Kauai
- Nor'Banks Sailing & Watersports - Duck, N.C.
A panel of experts partnered with 10Best editors to pick the initial nominees, and the top 10 winners were determined by popular vote.
Congratulations to all these winning boat tours!