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Eastport Windjammers

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104 Water St, Eastport, ME 04631-1332
+1 207-853-2500
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We went on a beautiful day and say many whales, dolphins and seals. The whirlpools that develop... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Steve V
Maple Grove, Minnesota
Another great trip with Capt.Butch

My group of six went Sunday on a beautiful day full of sunshine here on the Passamaquoddy Bay... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2017
Brian B
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104 Water St, Eastport, ME 04631-1332
+1 207-853-2500
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a beautiful day and say many whales, dolphins and seals. The whirlpools that develop when the tide comes in is not to be missed. Every one of the staff was great and the cruise was very informative. When in Eastport a must...More

Thank Steve V
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

My group of six went Sunday on a beautiful day full of sunshine here on the Passamaquoddy Bay ! Whales right here in front of our house!!! A great time was had by all while I took pictures from our deck and talked to our...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed July 18, 2017

We were staying in Bar Harbor for vacation and I was dying to do a whale watching trip. Everything I read about the Bar Harbor whale watching (long, crowded boat ride with lots of vomiting) made me look for an alternative. We drove 2 1/2...More

1  Thank allthingsfadra
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

Somebody recommended we try this boat tour and it was great. It was a rainy morning so we had our doubts but it cleared some and there were only 10 of us on the boat. Everyone was very nice. We weren't out five minutes and...More

Thank Karla W
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

What a joke ! I know it is not guaranteed that you see a whale, but when you walk into get your ticket for the boat and the wonderful sarcastic woman who's running the shop all but laughs and says they haven't seen any in...More

Thank pdgymanwife
Reviewed June 28, 2017

One of the best things to do in Eastport is to take a whale watch tour with a local captain, and Butch is one of the best. The ships share their sightings with each other as they cruise the waters, and have the best whale...More

1  Thank SAMChowder
Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed our experience on this whale watching/fishing boat ride! Butch (the captain of the boat) along with his co captain were both very friendly and informative. We saw Minke whales, porpoises, bald eagles, a seal, were able to hold a...More

Thank Caitlin P
Reviewed September 14, 2016

What a treat seeing so many whales and a pair of bald eagles nesting! Even had a chance to see the OLD SOW, birds and other animals. Well worth the trip and enjoyed seeing some lobster traps and how they are handled.

Reviewed September 3, 2016

We spent a week in Eastport Maine and one of the very best things we did that week was take a trip on the Eastport Windjammer. We had done this before when they had the beautiful Ada C. Lowe a Chesapeake oyster schooner. Now that...More

2  Thank Charis N
Reviewed July 30, 2016

We went on an afternoon whale watching cruise, saw several minke whales, porpoises, seals and a bald eagle nest including a juvenile and an adult (both perched and in flight). The men on the ship had all sorts of great information about the area and...More

2  Thank Ryan W
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August 5, 2017|
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Response from allthingsfadra | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in Bar Harbor and it was definitely worth the drive. Check the tide schedules online. Our tour was during low tide and there wasn't much to see. If you can plan a day where the high tide and tour schedule coincide... More
September 1, 2016|
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Response from Jack_Cara | Reviewed this property |
I would make the reservation the day before, stop in to their shop at the head of the breakwater(across the street from the Quoddy Tides Newspaper). Janna will be able to give you all the information you need. As others have... More