• Lobster Fishing and Seal Watching

    Lobster Fishing and Seal Watching


    Water Activities

    About Us

    Learn all about Maine's lobster fishery and how to catch a lobster! Cruise through Frenchman Bay aboard the Miss Samantha looking for wildlife such as seals, seabirds, eagles, and harbor porpoise. Your professional captain and naturalist will answer all your questions. Trips leave daily from Harbor Place next to the downtown pier and last for 1 3/4 hours.

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    • Watch traps be hauled from the ocean floor!
    • Hold a live lobster!
    • View seals hauled up on ledges!
    • Ride aboard a 56 ft lobster boat: the F/V Miss Samantha
    • Great views of Acadia and the Bar Harbor shoreline!


    Harbor Seals
    Watch lobster traps get hauled aboard the boat!
    Bald eagles are a common sighting during cruises!
    The Miss Samantha!
    Miss Samantha visiting Egg Rock!
    Harbor seals at Egg Rock!
    Eider ducks at Egg Rock in Frenchman Bay!
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