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“Smooth, peaceful glide across the Bay”
Review of Schooner Eastwind

Schooner Eastwind
Ranked #1 of 15 Tours in Boothbay Harbor
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Sail the waters of delightful Boothbay Harbor on our 65-foot schooner. See lighthouses, the outer islands, and sea wildlife on a two hour cruise. The Smith family has 30 years of boat building and sea adventures to share with you.
Reviewed July 15, 2011

First time on a schooner and it was wonderful. Dennis, our captain, kept us entertained and James was a fantastic first mate! It was like ice skating over smooth, glassy ice on a perfect July morning.

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Reviewed July 25, 2010

We were in Boothbay Harbor and wanted to take a sailboat tour on a beautiful July afternoon. We asked around and looked around and decided on the Eastwind, a beautiful wooden schooner. Herb and Dorris were the boat's hosts and were awesome at their "job." I say it that way, because it was obvious that they truly enjoy being out on the boat. A two hour trip on a sailing schooner is one of the most peaceful things you can do. The boat leaves from behind the Fisherman's Warf Inn on Boothbay Harbor, and sails out through the harbor, past Spruse Point (the Inn where we stayed), and around Ram Island. You'll pass Burnt Island light, see Cuckhold Light in the distance, and go very close to Ram Island Light. The gentle rocking of the boat and the complete silence will lull you into a relaxed state. Herb and Dorris give the history of the boat, their earlier boats and some of their sailing experiences, which include several trips around the world. Overall, it was a wonderful afternoon on Boothbay Harbor and beyond.

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