Harpswell Boating & Marine Services

Boating and marine services have been an important part of this coastal Maine town of Harpswell. The ocean that surrounds this community of Harpswell Neck, Cundy’s Harbor, Bailey and Orr’s Island is a play ground for lobster fishing, sports fishing, sailing, sightseeing tours and pleasure cruising. Below is a list of businesses that help to support and service these wonderful activities.

ALERT Windjammer CruisesAlert Sailing Charters

N73º.748′ W69º.99′ Garrison Cove Road
Bailey Island, ME 04003
 
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phone: 207-841-9125, 207-833-5531
email: tevakesailingcharters@hotmail.com
website: schooneralert.com

Schooner “ALERT” is a 70ft Maine built wooden tall-ship that offers Two, Four, and Six hour public and private sailing cruises for up to 28 passengers.

See our > Schooner Alert 2017 Event Schedule

ARK II CHARTERSArk II Sailboat Charter Bailey Island Maine

ARK II is a Catalina 30 tall rig available for captained charter.
Customized trips from  Harpswell Harbor.
Main Contact: Jack Deislinger
Business Phone: 207-833-5329

Email: Jack@ArkIICharters.com

Website:http://arkiicharters.com/ 

Ark II Sail Charters depart from Cook’s Lobster House along the beautiful coast line of Casco Bay. View sealife, light houses, beautful summer cottages and Admiral Peary’s home. Call to create the perfect sailing experience for you and your group.

Barbarian III Charters

Barbarian Charter Boat

Available May to October
1866 Harpswell neck rd
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Main Contact: Barry Crommett

Mailing Address: 1866 Harpswell Neck Rd

Business Phone: 207-833-5755 Cell: 924-4965

Email: barbarian3charters@gmail.com

Website: http://Barbarian3charters.com

Barbarian III Charters offers custom cruises. Our 31′ Lobster/Sport-fish is also well equipped for fishing for everything from mackerel to tuna and sharks. Departs from town dock at Pott’s Point

Main Contact: Barry Crommett

Big Bites SportfishingBig bites Sports Fishing Charter Boat

Main Contact: Capt. Jack Dostie
Business Phone: 576-1211

 

Email: jack@bigbites.us
Website: http://Bigbites.us

Sport-fishing fun for anglers of all ages and abilities. Inshore trips for Mackerel, Pollack, Stripers and Blues. Sight seeing, seal-watching or customized trips to fit your needs.

Casco Bay Sights-N-LightsBoat Tours Cribstone Bridge,Casco Bay

Contact Person: Capt. Len Duda

Phone:(207) 837-1788

Email: cascobaysightsnlights@gmail.com

Website: https://www.cascobaysightseeing.com/

Times of operation: June through October

Enjoy the beauty of Harpswell and the islands of Casco Bay on-board the Fantasea, from Portland Harbor to the Kennebec River and Bath.

We pick up on the dock at: Morse’s Cribstone Grill

1945 Harpswell Island Road Bailey Island, Me.

Casco Bay Lines

Website: Casco Bay Lines Website

Casco Bay Lines Noon Time Cruise on Bailey Island MaineInformational Webpage: Bailey Island Noon Time Cruise

Location: Cooks Lobster House 68 Garrison Cove Rd, Bailey Island, ME 04003

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Main Contact: Caitlin Gildart

Business Phone: 207-774-7871

Fax: 207-774-7875

Mailing Address: PO Box 4656 Portland Maine 04112

Casco Bay Lines operates the narrated 1 hour and 45 min. Noontime Cruise that departs Cook’s Landing on Bailey Island at noon and cruises through Potts Harbor, past Eagle Island and Haskell Island with a peek at Mackerel Cove. Casco Bay Lines also operates year round ferry service and scenic cruises from Portland, Maine.

Captain Jay McGowen, Sportfishing and Sightseeing Charters

Location: Cooks Lobster House 68 Garrison Cove Rd, Bailey Island, ME 04003
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 233 , Orrs Island, ME, 04066
Available June – October

Business Phone: Cell 321-213-1146, 207-833-6054

Email: Harpswellfishing@yahoo.com

Half day and full day fishing trips for stripers, bluefish and mackerel. Light tackle and flyfishing for all ages and skill levels. Bring the kids!
Sightseeing, eco tours, lighthouses and bird watching. Watch lobstermen hauling their traps and seals basking in the sun. Call to set up your private tour.

Dolphin Marina and Restaurant

515 Basin Point Rd   Dolphin Marina Restaurant
Harpswell, ME 04079
 
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hours: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
phone: 207-833-5343
fax: 207-833-5671
email: info@dolphinmarinaandrestaurant.com
website: www.dolphinmarinaandrestaurant.com

Located in Potts Harbor on the tip of Harpswell, Dolphin Marina can accommodate vessels up to 100 feet for daily, overnight and seasonal dockage.

Great Island Boat Yard

Great Island Boat Yard cares for 200 boats and keeps 100 in the marina for the summer. Over half of our customers Great Island Boat Yard Harpswell Mainecome to us from other New England states. A parade of boats makes the 120-mile trip between Great Island Boat Yard and the Cape Cod Canal every spring and fall.  We paint, repair, repower, and “refit” dozens of boats annually.

419 Harpswell Islands Road
Harpswell, Maine 04079
Phone: 207-729-1639
Fax: 207-729-1139

H2Outfitters

Harpswell Islands Road  kayak trips on the water in Harpswell
Orr’s Island, ME 04066
 
 Opening for the 2014 Season, June 15th.
 
Upcoming events:  
 
Gals Kayak Evenings:  Tuesdays, 6/17, 6/24, 7/1, 7/8, 7/15, 7/22, 7/29
Mens Kayak Evenings: Thursdays, 6/19, 6/26, 7/3, 7/10, 7/17, 7/24, 7/31
 
Kids Kayak Camp: July 7-11, July 28 – Aug. 1, August 18-22
Teen & Young Adult Camp: July 21-25
 
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hours: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm daily, June 20th to Labor Day
phone: 207-833-5257
fax: 207-833-6606
email: h2o@H2Outfitters.com
website: www.h2outfitters.com

We are a sea kayak instructional school that has been in business since 1982. We offer lessons, tours, camping trips and B&B programs for all ages and skill levels. We also have a retail store with fun products.

Holbrook Community Foundation

984 Cundy’s Harbor Road  Holbrook Community Foundation
Harpswell, ME 04079
 
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phone: 207-725-4505
email: info@holbrookcommunityfoundation.org
website: www.holbrookcommunityfoundation.org

Holbrook Community Foundation is a non-profit organization in Cundy’s Harbor that operates Holbrook’s — a commercial fishing wharf, snack bar, store and historic house which contains apartments and a photographic gallery. The general store (207-725-0022) and snack bar (207-729-9050) are open May to September. HCF sponsors community events including lobster crate races at the annual Cundy’s Harbor Days in August and a Labor Day Breakfast on the Wharf.

 Currently there is one20’x 24’ commercial fishing bay available for rent on our wharf.

Contact Bill Mangum at 207-725-4505 or click here to send an email for more information.

Merriconeag Yachting AssociationSailing in Harpswell Maine

Contact: Rick Meisenbach

Address: 72 Firehouse Road, Harpswell Maine

Phone: 207-841-9863

Email: harpswellrm@gmail.com

Facebook Site: Merriconeag Yachting Association

Founded in 1920, the MYA holds sailboat races on Merriconeag Sound in Harpswell during the month of August. All sailors welcome.

Races begin at 2pm on every Saturday in August: August 6th, August 13th, August 20th, August 27th.

 Orr’s-Bailey Yacht Club

26 Osbourne Row Orr's and Bailey's Island Yacht Club
Orr’s Island, ME 04066
 
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hours: May – October
phone: 207-833-7312
website: www.obyc.org

Orr’s-Bailey Yacht Club is a family-oriented club whose 250 members enjoy access to the water as well as various educational and social events. It is also home of the Abbot Fletcher Sailing School.

 

Sea Escape Cottages & Charters

23 Sea Escape Lane Sea Escape Charter Boat on Bailey Island Maine
Bailey Island, ME 04003
 
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hours: May – October
phone: 207-833-5531
fax: 207-833-2905
email: seaesc@gwi.net
website: www.seaescapecottages.com

Captain Les, Bethany or Perry offer private charters for Sightseeing and Eagle Island tours aboard the 24 ft. Sea Escape Too.

Tevake Sailing Charters

N73º.748′ W69º.99′ Garrison Cove Road  Tevake Sailing Boat Charter On Bailey Island
Bailey Island, ME 04003
 
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phone: 207-841-9125, 207-833-5531
email: tevakesailingcharters@hotmail.com
website: www.seaescapecottages.com

Captains Perry and Bethany take up to six passengers on their classic two masted sailing vessel ”TEVAKE”. They offer two, four, and six hour trips. They also offer custom Charters. Call for reservations.

Maine Lobster Harvesting and Seal Watching Tours
Maine Lobster Hauling and seal watching tours

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Main Contact: Kate Wing
Email: westwindlobstertours@gmail.com
Business Phone: 207-939-5481
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Website: www.westwindlobstertours.com
Available June – October
Let’s go lobstering on a real 30’ Maine Lobster Boat.
Watch while licensed Captain and Registered Maine Guide Jay McGowen
hauls traps and see firsthand what we catch. We’ll talk about the
history of lobstering while the traps are baited and reset. Learn how
lobsters live, grow, and eat. On the way we will watch for seals, porpoises
and a variety of sea birds. Private or semi-private charters.
Call or Email for reservations.