GULF OF MAINE
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Catamaran in Maine
GULF OF MAINE

Sail amongst the only oceanside mountains on the Eastern Seaboard while gunkholing from lobster shack to lobster shack.

SCHEDULE

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SUGGESTED ITINERARY

Day 1
SOUTHWEST HARBOR TO BUCKS HARBOR

Set sail from Southwest Harbor and moor at Bucks Harbor for the night. Enjoy a lobster dinner prepared by the chef onboard! Visit the famous Bucks Harbor Marine Store to get your keepsake swag.

Day 2
BUCKS HARBOR TO VINALHAVEN

There's plenty to do and see once you arrive in Vinalhaven, known for having one of the biggest lobster fishing fleets in the world. Go for a paddle along the coastline before touring a local lobster boat. Vinalhaven is Maine's largest boat-accessible only island.

Day 3
VINALHAVEN TO SWANS ISLAND

Begin the trip to Swans Island in the morning in order to get a full day in! Visit Fine Sand Beach to explore and hunt for sea glass followed by a picnic on the beach.

Day 4
SWANS ISLAND TO SEAL HARBOR

Enjoy the sail to "postcard-perfect" Seal Harbor. Take in the lobster boats, yachts, and seals as you pull into the harbor! Spend the rest of the day exploring the village or strolling Little Pond. Seal Harbor is famous for the John Rockefeller estate and much of the carriage path network and public space was donated by the family.

Day 5
SEAL HARBOR

The ideal last day in Maine is to be spent discovering the 47,000 acres of Acadia National Park. Hike up Cadillac Mountain to see moose & bears or head down to Thunder Hole. End the adventure at Jordan Pond House for popovers and tea.

Day 6
SEAL HARBOR TO SOUTHWEST HARBOR

Start the morning slowly with one last paddle around the Maine shoreline before breakfast. Raise the sails for the last time while you return to Southwest Harbor!