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Schooner Olad Windjammer Cruise

P.O. Box 432, Main Street, Camden, ME 04843
(207) 236-2323
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Ranked #1 of 11 Activities in Camden
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
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Sammamish, Washington
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178 reviews 178 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

If weather is good, this is a wonderful way to spend a few hours. Sailing in Penobscot Bay is always great. The crewi is good, there is onboard drinks for purchase. Be sure to check its website for parking info. Will definitely return next time we are in Camden.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

Very pleasant captain and mate....interestingstories about the areas we saw....one of the nicest windjammer cruises we have been on.......fairly priced

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Lakeland, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 NEW

I had a slight mix up with my time, Aaron had an unexpected opening in his calendar. He took my husband and myself out even though we were a tad late. I don't recommend being late as his boats are generally filled to the brim but this was a beautiful fall day, during the week! not summer! He evidently makes... More

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Clarkesville, Georgia
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We took an afternoon sail during windjammer weekend. The staff were friendly and entertaining. They really seemed to take pride in their work. We brought a small bottle of wine on board with their permission. Sailing on this ship was a rare treat and a great highlight.

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London, United Kingdom
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25 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Not much more to say that has not been said already...our captain and crew were very chatty and amusing...we had perfect sailing conditions... The FREE photo of each group was a nice and clever touch...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 via mobile

While visiting Camden for two short days we decided to take advantage of the beautiful weather by going on a sunset sail. We walked down to the docks and found various schooner booths set up side by side. We stopped at the Olad and were immediately greeted by two ladies who answered all our questions about taking a sail. We... More

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Thompson, Connecticut
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

My fiance and I had a great sail on the Olad. We went for the morning cruise since it was 2 hours long and we wanted to have time to do other things in our short day. It definitely was worth going on. Our Captain was Andy and The other Gentleman helping him was Jeff. They were both very personable... More

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Fort Worth, Texas
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This is THE thing to do in Camden for sure. We really enjoyed our 2-hour afternoon ride on the Olad around Penobscot Bay. The boat itself is a very cool site and even as someone who gets seasick, I had a fine ride. The best part was the crew. The mate walked around the deck from group to group chatting... More

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Stevensville, Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

GREAT 9:45am sail today! Perfect winds, fun & knowledgeable crew. Not a cloud in the sky. Spotted porpoise. What a way to spend a morning in Camden. Would DEFINITELY sail with the Olad crew again!

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lookout
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

My husband, sister, brother-in-law and I went for a two hour sail in the beginning of August on the schooner Olad. Not much breeze that day, but beautiful sunny weather and a beautiful trip! It's so cool to sail on a schooner and see the nearby sights. The captain and crew were friendly, informative and entertaining. Camden is a beautiful... More

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