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Acadia Lobster Cruise

Northeast Harbor, Mount Desert, Mount Desert Island, ME 04662
+1 207-370-7663
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Worth it!!

My husband and I had a great time on the boat with Captain Jason. Great tour of the harbor, learned... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Stephanie W
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Vernon, Connecticut, United States
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Lobster experience not to be missed!

This cruise is low key and casual. But that should not discourage you from taking advantage of this... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Cathy B
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Create a truly memorable vacation with this Lobster Dinner Cruise on a vintage 1967 wooden lobster boat built right here on Mount Desert Island. Learn how lobsters are harvested and enjoy the fresh salt air with views of MDI while Captain Jason Clark prepares your downeast lobster bake and shares his personal knowledge of the area with views of lighthouses and abundant wildlife.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Northeast Harbor, Mount Desert, Mount Desert Island, ME 04662
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+1 207-370-7663
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I had a great time on the boat with Captain Jason. Great tour of the harbor, learned a lot about lobster fishing #parlorbait, and the meal was delicious! As fresh as it gets! A note on parking, you just want to get...More

1  Thank Stephanie W
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This cruise is low key and casual. But that should not discourage you from taking advantage of this unique experience. The lobster served in town (Bar Harbor) is "hard shell" lobster. You have not really enjoyed lobster until you taste "soft shell" lobster caught the...More

1  Thank Cathy B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was one of the best things we did in Maine. Captain Jason was awesome I would recommend this to everybody it was so much fun. His knowledge of the surrounding area was great and the private tour to see the seals was so cool....More

2  Thank Thelma T
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Reviewed 1 week ago

AWESOME lobster boat trip, and Jason was so friendly and knowledgeable. He showed us seals, cooked us lobsters and corn on the cob, and even had blueberry pie for dessert. I can't wait to take this trip again next year !!

1  Thank Sue S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I surprised my wife with a tour with Captain Jason. We both thoroughly enjoyed the experience. It was a relaxing, tasty and knowledge filled evening -- so glad we did it. As others have said, you can't get any fresher! We enjoyed going around to...More

2  Thank steve_in_indy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jason was a terrific captain and tour guide. He was friendly and knowledgeable about the area and made us feel right at home on his boat. He didn't mind our endless stream of questions and it was great to watch him pull lobster pots and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family had a great time with Jason. He was very knowledgeable and taught us a few things about lobster fishing. It was so much fun and the lobster dinner was very good. It was a great experience. One of many during our trip to...More

4  Thank Wendynienberg
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of fun. The best lobster we've had in Maine was served fresh on the boat. Jason was a very friendly, informative host. He grew up in the area and knows it well. You'll get to watch Captain Jason as he hauls his traps and...More

2  Thank riceowlkaf
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

My wife and I took the lobster cruise with Captain Jason to celebrate our anniversary, it was fantastic! Captain Jason takes you on a short tour of the area, explains lobstering to those of us who know very little, and then cooks up some of...More

2  Thank arkitkt
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Captain Jason was friendly accommodating and sooooo knowledgeable. This was such a great experience. We highly recommend it for anyone who wants a true main eperience from the lobster to the awesome Maine blueberry pie. Thanks Captain Jason, we loved it!

3  Thank mjgriebs
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Ellen R
1 July 2018|
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Response from AcadiaLobsterCruise | Property representative |
About two and a half hours.
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milahlynn
26 June 2018|
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Response from AcadiaLobsterCruise | Property representative |
It's unlikely that will still be running that late in October but not impossible. October here can be fairly nice or very very terrible.
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Tara C
25 June 2018|
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Response from AcadiaLobsterCruise | Property representative |
That wouldn't insult me one bit! Everyone is welcome. If you get a sandwich at Mother's Kitchen for the tour get me one too- I'll have a Grandpa Jack add tomato.
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