Sail Acadia National Park aboard a traditional Friendship Sloop – Maine’s original lobster boat! Built in Friendship, Maine in the late 1800’s, these handsome traditional sailboats were used by coastal fishermen to haul lobster traps by hand under sail. Take part in Maine’s maritime heritage and enjoy sailing smooth waters, abundant wildlife and spectacular coastline of Acadia National Park.
Explore Mt. Desert Island with Sail Acadia
Sail aboard the Friendship Sloop Alice E, built in 1899! Or cruise on the wooden lobster boat Elizabeth T and haul a lobster trap!
Our tours depart from Southwest Harbor and Northeast Harbor and run three times a day. Browse our charters below and book today!
MDI Marathon Ferry Transportation & Acadia National Park Ferry & Water Taxi
Relax and enjoy impressive views on Mount Desert Island while avoiding extra traffic and parking, and take all the time you need to enjoy lunch or dinner at the Islesford Dock Restaurant on Little Cranberry Island, a picturesque harbor town with fine art galleries, a historical museum, and other small shops.