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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...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Northeast Harbor, Mount Desert, Mount Desert Island, ME 04662
+1 207-370-7663
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All reviews captain jason blueberry pie lobster highlight of our trip his knowledge soft shell unique experience wonderful evening down to earth laid back bar harbor fun trip corn on the cob authentic maine hard shell eggs thick fog
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Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

We spent a beautiful Fall afternoon cruising the harbor, learning about lobstering and eating some delicious lobster and blueberry pie. Captain Jason is knowledgeable and entertaining and I would do this trip again...highly recommend!!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

Husband and I enjoyed this tour so much! Jason was fun and very knowledgeable. We took a bottle of wine to enjoy with our lunch. It was really windy so he found a place to anchor in front of a waterfall. Doesn't get much fresher...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Amazing! This was the highlight of our trip! Captain Jason and his boat were an authentic Maine lobster experience. It was informative, fun, delicious, generous..... there was another couple with us. We chatted, relaxed, laughed, learned and ate the best lobster and blueberry pie we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

We learned a lot from Captain Jason, everything from the boat to the area, the lobster traps and bouys and even the best way to eat the lobster. We very much enjoyed the trip and highly recommend it for anyone who wants a more authentic...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2018

We had the best time with Jason and a few other great folks in September! This is the type of tour you can't find anymore. A personal tour from a local who knows what he is talking about. Jason is down to earth, funny and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend this cruise with Captain Jason. Seeing Jason pull up the lobster traps and talk about the Lobster Fishing politics with the locals was a great experience. The lobster was so fresh and even if you don’t know how to crack a lobster (guilty)...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Jenna R
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Captain Jason made for a wonderful experience on his lobster boat. Food was wonderful and it was so fun to actually cook what he caught in his lobster nets. Captain Jason was knowledgeable about the area and very entertaining. Highlight of our trip to Maine....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Best 3 hours ever spent on the water. Captain Jason is extremely personable and very fun to talk to. Taught us a lot about the lobster business and the fresh lobster lunch on Thoenes boat was incredible 🤙🏼🤙🏼🤙🏼

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 15, 2018

Jason was an excellent host/captain/chef. Not only did he answer all of our questions and let us wander around his boat but also was full of stories and local anecdotes. He even gave us some tips on things to see and places to eat that...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Richard S
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

What a great day, educational, fun and delicious too. You won’t be disappointed....we saw seals, porpoise and an eagle too!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Jackie S
August 23, 2018|
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Response from AcadiaLobsterCruise | Property representative |
And....here's the answer: Everyone who responded is correct. I am just me, and my boat, and my traps, and you! I know in this day and age everyone wants to book online, and pay that way too and have email confirmation and... More
Jackie S
August 23, 2018|
Response from Traveldon2018 | Reviewed this property |
I asked Captain Jason what happens if the weather is bad. He says he does not go out in bad weather and works to reschedule people as best he can. Call the number on his website and leave a message and he will call you back... More
August 8, 2018|
Response from Steve B | Reviewed this property |
October Averages in NorthEast Harbor Maine Average Low - 38 Average High - 58 Record Low - 22 Record High - 81 Average Precipitation - 4.86"