Bar Harbor – Lobster Boat Experience
Experience an authentic lobster boat, where you can learn about different types of lobster while enjoying breathtaking views.
Authentic lobster boat.
Experience Maine’s tradition of commercial lobstering.
Learn about the difference between various types of lobster.
Breathtaking maritime views.
Level 1: Easy - suitable for most people
Appropriate, layered clothing depending on weather conditions (it’s cooler out on the water) and comfortable walking shoes.
Step aboard an authentic lobster boat and ply the calm waters of Frenchman Bay to experience Maine’s timeless tradition of commercial lobstering firsthand.
Maine is home to the largest lobster fishery in the nation, and today you’ll become a part of it.
See how lobster traps are hauled, set, and bailed, learn the difference between various types of lobster, and enjoy breathtaking maritime views while the captain shares Bar Harbor’s fascinating history and folklore.
Remarks/requirements: Appropriate, layered clothing depending on weather conditions (it’s cooler out on the water) and comfortable walking shoes.
Walking information: The amount of walking is minimal. However, long periods of time will be spent standing.