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Schooner Olad Windjammer Cruise
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1 Bayview Lndg, 29 Main Street, Camden, ME 04843-2249
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I loved everything about my day out on the Schooner Olad. The boat itself is beautiful. Capt. Aaron and Mate Devon couldn’t have been nicer. I felt welcome before I even stepped foot on the boat. They made sure everyone was comfortable throughout the whole...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We joined the group doing the last sailing of the season last weekend. The weather was cold, but this was easily overlooked Because of the great scenery of the coast of Maine, the thrill of riding on a sailing vessel, and the wonderful stories from...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful 90 year old schooner that is simply a delight to be on while Capt. Aaron gives you the history of Camden and its residents. Watch dolphin, sea lions and whales while taking in the spectacular sites from your unique vantage point from the...More

Thank allenc219
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment we bought our tickets to the point we returned from sailing, the Schooner Olad staff was professional and friendly. Mate Devon was attentive to the passengers’ needs... from helping people onto the vessel to making sure everyone had a blanket (it was...More

Thank Allison M
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

I always wanted to sail on a tall ship. When planning my first trip to Maine I decided the Schooner Olaf was to be included so I booked in advance and asked, due to severe allergies, to be notified if any pets were booked. I...More

Thank GoldWingRose
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

We booked on for a morning sail with Aaron and Devon. Aaron tells wonderful stories as he sailed us around and points out wildlife anything from seals to porpoises. We sat in the cockpit and it was like story time at kindergarten, with the sun...More

Thank Pushroom
Aaron L, Owner at Schooner Olad Windjammer Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thanks so much for sailing with Devon and I! Always a wonderful time sailing on the bay aboard the Olad.

Reviewed 9 October 2018

We could not have been more pleased with our elopement on the Owl in September. The whole staff of the Owl went above and beyond. From our first initial contact with Susie and her wonderful recommendations, to Captain Aaron and Sarah's hospitality we are incredibly...More

Thank amfturk2
Aaron L, Owner at Schooner Olad Windjammer Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

It was so wonderful to have the 2 of you out with us on Owl for your elopement. What a wonderful way to make memories to last a lifetime. Congratulations!

Reviewed 8 October 2018

Took the 5:15 Sunset cruise last Sunday (understand that was the last one of the season). Had a large group and was able to get the boat to ourselves. Had a great time. Got Captain Chris to start talking about his passion for preserving wood...More

Thank Rich G
Aaron L, Owner at Schooner Olad Windjammer Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thanks very much for sharing your experience sailing with Captain Chris aboard the Olad! We're so glad you had a great time with us out on the bay.

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Me and my husband went on a 5:15pm till 7:15pm sailboat ride. You are allowed to bring anything you want regarding drinks (alcohol and non alcoholic) and any food or snacks you would like! We brought both on the boat with us and had an...More

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Aaron L, Owner at Schooner Olad Windjammer Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thanks so much for sharing your experience while sailing with us out on the bay. We're so glad you enjoyed your sail with us.

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Having never sailed before, I wasn’t sure what to expect. But the Captain Aaron and his 1st mate Devin, were great!! They graciously explained the physics of sailing which are fascinating to understand how we were sailing into the wind that was powering the boat....More

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Aaron L, Owner at Schooner Olad Windjammer Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

We're so glad we could share the sailing experience with you, and that you had a great time!

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7 November 2016|
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Response from kspeaker | Reviewed this property |
That is when we went--mid September. I would recommend the afternoon one though. The evening one might be too cold. We went on the boat that held 6 people. The captain had blankets and such if we needed them. We didn't... More
Peter D
6 June 2016|
Response from SCOOke87 |
Hi there! Our 2 hour sails are $43 for adults and $33 for kids under 12. Thanks for your interest in sailing with us!
30 January 2016|
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Response from EtienneP517 | Reviewed this property |
We had over 40 aboard the Olad for a wedding party, plenty of room especially if you are family.