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Cap'n Fish's Audubon Puffin & Scenic Cruises

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42 Commercial St, Pier 7, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1822
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Nice 3 hours on the water!

We took the Kennebec River scenic cruise and had a great time. Just sit back and enjoy the views... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
Ed S
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Higganum, Connecticut
I ❤️ Puffins!

Luckily had the most perfect day. Prime time for Puffin viewing, as the chicks had not left their... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
fishfry45
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Northampton, Massachusetts
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42 Commercial St, Pier 7, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1822
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

We took the Kennebec River scenic cruise and had a great time. Just sit back and enjoy the views. Ospreys, ducks, geese,and seals were plentiful. Bath Iron works, lighthouses , "Hellsgate", we learned about them all. Not to mention all the islands. Narrator was very...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Luckily had the most perfect day. Prime time for Puffin viewing, as the chicks had not left their burrows yet!! Apparently August is when they start to migrate. Take binoculars, a wind breaker and a sweatshirt, plus sunscreen and a hat. I sat up top...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2017

Worth every penny for this two hour boat ride to Easter Egg Island where puffins and many other birds thrive. On a hot day, a great way to cool down. Real Audobon guides are on board to explain everything and they take enough time so...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

The cruise is about perfect if you aren't sure how you'll react to being out on the water. At around two hours you get to see a lot of the Maine coast, including light houses, and hear all about the features of the geography and...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2016

We wanted to see more of Boothbay Harbour and surrounds and decided to take this cruise. It was a great cruise which was informative and as a photographer, I was able to take some great shots. I highly recommend this cruise to others which got...More

Thank Eleni L
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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We booked two cruises with Cap'n Fish's. 2 hour cruises toured the harbor and adjacent islands in the ocean. Captain narrated the history and coastal culture of middle coast Maine. Close up opportunities to photogragh lighthouses, seals, bald eagles, ospreys, and lobstering. Friendly, professional captain...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2016

What a great day! I took the Kennebec River scenic cruise which the captain knowledgeably narrated. The open water ride was windy and choppy which was quite fun. As we headed up the river we saw eagles, osprey, and harbor seals. The captain told about...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2016

We did the combo puffin/whale watch cruise on the last day it was offered, Saturday August 13, 2016. Even though it was a drizzly, dreary day, fortune shined on us as we saw both puffins and two kinds of whales, fin and minke! We had...More

1  Thank Donna F
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Reviewed 29 July 2016

Took a birthday scenic cruise on the Pink Lady (Capt. Fish's boat) Weather was perfect, although there was a little swell on after we left the harbor, it was a wonderful cruise. The captain described all the important points, lighthouses, seals on the rocks and...More

Thank Traveler0014
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

This was a very informative, but also fun boat trip out of Boothbay harbor to see the puffins, which nest in June and early July. These small, but colorful birds were nearly wiped out, as the early settlers in the area liked to eat birds'...More

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mkarolian
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Response from mainewhales | Property representative |
hello mkarolian,food ,snacks,drinks,full bar,grill,and yes restrooms thanks capn fishs
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