Sponsored by the US Coast Guard, the State of Maine and the American Lighthouse Foundation, Lighthouse Weekend offers the opportunity to view and photograph many of the coast's iconic lights. On Saturday, September 14, Isle au Haut Boat Services is offering a special cruise to see four lighthouses east of Stonington. Leaving our wharf at , we'll visit Hockamock Head Light (Swan's Island), Great Duck Island, Bass Harbor Head Light and Blue Hill Bay Lighthouse (also called Eggemoggin Lighthouse).
Saturday, September 14, 10:00 am, adults $70.00
Package Special: September 14 and September 15 cruises, together for $110.00!
Midcoast Maine is home to many beautiful and historic lighthouses. Isle au Haut Boat Services is offering a Sunday tour of six lighthouses on several summer weekends in 2013. Vistors will ride our fully Coast Guard licensed and inspected 47 foot passenger boat, the Mink, for a cruise lasting about four hours.
Leaving our Stonington wharf at 11:00 am on , and , we'll cruise past the Mark Island Light at the western entrance to Deer Isle Thorofare and then cross the East Penobscot Bay to view the Goose Rocks Light. We'll travel through the Fox Islands Thorofare, passing picturesque North Haven Village, and then pass the Brown's Head Light and its keeper's house. After travelling down the west side of Vinalhaven Island, we'll see the Heron Neck Light. Sailing back across the bay, if weather permits we'll stop for photos at remote Saddleback Ledge, and then return to the Isle au Haut Thorofare for a view of the Isle au Haut Light on Robinson's Point.
Snacks and Water:
August 11, 2013
September 15, 2013
Please bring with you
* Routing is weather dependent and at the discretion of the Captain.