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Schooner Olad Windjammer Cruise

1 Bayview Lndg, 29 Main Street, Camden, ME 04843-2249
+1 207-236-2323
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What a ride

We had the morning tour with Matthew as captain and Max as mate (or whatever the terms are). Great... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2016
Kristie M
Adel, Iowa
via mobile
Great relaxed cruise

We had a great time on our morning cruise on the Olad. The captain Matthew was quiet but... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2016
Billings, Montana
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1 Bayview Lndg, 29 Main Street, Camden, ME 04843-2249
+1 207-236-2323
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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We had the morning tour with Matthew as captain and Max as mate (or whatever the terms are). Great guys and SO personable! We actually ended up with some strong winds and rough water so the trip was challenging, especially for my husband and I...More

Thank Kristie M
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We had a great time on our morning cruise on the Olad. The captain Matthew was quiet but personable. My friend got to help raise the sails. We saw a couple of seals in the distance, and the first mate Devon was telling us some...More

Thank 800alishat
Reviewed 9 October 2016

we decided to come back to Camden to take a schooner ride - it was a beautiful sunny but windy afternoon - we were able to sail on the Olad with Aaron as our captain(he also owns the boat) It was a wonderful sail! There...More

Thank sharonn874
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

This is one of our favorite experiences on our trip to Maine. The sunset cruise was just delightful! Bring a jacket and wear slacks if you go in September. You can bring your own snacks and drinks. The crew is helpful, friendly and knowledgable. The...More

Thank Liz W
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We went on the small boat - the Cutter Owl. We had Matthew take us sailing and we loved it! He was great - quiet at times and teaching us local folklore and history when we passed unique spots. We saw a bald eagle on...More

Thank Kendra00
Reviewed 23 September 2016

You can choose the Olad or the Owl. We choose the Owl because it was more intimate--only 6 passengers and the captain. We had Captain Matt who was very knowledgeable about both sailing and the history of the area. The tour is 2 hours and...More

Thank kspeaker
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Enjoyed the views and our comfy seats. The wind was good, the sails were full and Captain Matt had many great stories to tell. Loved the ship and feel of the salt air.

Thank tkasper3
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Matt (Stonewall Jackson look alike!) and Devon were top notch! Knowledgeable of local history and the sights, they provided a very worthwhile time for a two hour cruise. Give these guys good tips since they work hard and earn it.Very enjoyable so don't miss this...More

Thank libertycall8107
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Wonderful friendly people and very enjoyable. The boat was well keep and we were allowed to raise the sails- fun experience.

Thank Nancy P
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Had a beautiful sailing adventure with Captain Matt and Max, his crew mate on the noon trip two days ago. They were so informative, fun, and made sure we all were involved in the "at sea" fun. The boat is beautiful, and is not big,...More

Thank gamblingrammy
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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 Etienne P | Reviewed this property |
We had over 40 aboard the Olad for a wedding party, plenty of room especially if you are family.