Welcome aboard the former coast guard vessel, “DEFENDER”! Enjoy a guided tour around the entire coastline of Swan’s Island with unrestricted views of wildlife and beautiful shoreline.
Private Charter: $499
Price includes up to 6 people. All ages welcome.
Available Wednesdays and Saturdays.
Welcome aboard the former coast guard vessel, “DEFENDER”, as we embark on a 2 hr adventure circumnavigating Swan’s Island. View the entire coastline of your vacation destination without developing a blister from walking miles and miles of coastline. We will tour the most scenic coves and points while taking the occasional detour to view some of the resident wildlife that frequent these areas. We will depart from either the Ferry Landing or Burnt Coat Harbor depending on the day and the weather. You will be notified the day before the excursion.
Join us on this highly interactive and informative charter! This charter departs from the Bass Harbor Ferry Terminal Float and includes views of Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse! You are transported to Burnt Coat Harbor on Swan’s Island where we will board the f/v ANDANAMRA for the most informative and genuine lobsterfishing experience on the coast of Maine! A family favorite, a great learning experience about Maine’s most sustainable fishery….LOBSTER! Be prepared to catch some tasty crustaceans!
This charter takes you and your group to view coastal and pelagic birds such as puffins and razorbills near their nesting site on Seal Island. We usually see white sided dolphins, sunfish, and an occasional whale on this trip. We also stop at Isle au Haut twice, coming and going(to stretch our legs and grab lunch) since it is our midway point. (meal is not included)