Destination Area: Atlantic Coast & Great Lakes of U.S. & Canada
Length: 3 NIGHTS
Vessel: Lewis R. French


Camden, Maine on August 6, 2017


Camden, Maine (return) on August 9, 2017

Fare is $735. per passenger. SPECIAL DEALS: 10% off list price for repeat passengers, 5% off fare if booked before 3/15/17.

Board between after 6PM the day before departure. Get your dinner ashore before boarding. Disembark in the morning you return to Camden.

Call for air.

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SAILING AROUND PENOBSCOT BAY AND ITS ISLANDS: 3 Night, Round Trip Voyage From Camden, Maine

Lewis R. French is a lovely two-masted coasting schooner, built in Christmas Cove, Maine. She celebrated her 140th Birthday in 2010, making her ...

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  • Relax with a good book
  • View (and photograph) the passing scenery and wildlife
  • Eat hearty New England wood stove-cooked meals
  • Trim sails and take the helm
  • Row ashore and go hiking or exploring
  • Make new friends among your shipmates
  • Sleep like a log in your cozy cabin

On this 4-day voyage, enjoy beautiful scenery, snug harbors, great food, fun shipmates, and the joy of sailing an historic windjammer around magnificent Penobscot Bay and the Maine islands. You'll see wildlife - ospreys, seals, maybe even an eagle. You can take a hand at navigating and sail handling, and even steer. Or you can just put your feet up and get into a great book. This is the most relaxing vacation imaginable.

Camden, Maine
At the center of Maine's mid-coast region, nestles a sheltered harbor, hemmed snugly in by steep but gently sloping mountains. Camden offers the excitement of a busy harbor with lots of yachts, pleasure boats and coastal schooners, as well as shopping, excellent dining, and varied entertainment, including art galleries and theater. During the sun filled down-east daytime, enjoy tours of the bay’s landmarks, from seal spotting, to working boatyards and lobster boats, to magnificant summer homes.

Cruising coastal Maine
Your Captain determines where the schooner is going depending upon wind and weather. Penobscot Bay and surrounding waters are filled with islands, bays, harbors and channels. Your Captain navigates with the safety and comfort of passengers foremost in mind, and strives to find an itinerary both fun and interesting.

Camden, Maine (return)
Your ship returns to Camden Harbor.

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