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Portland Schooner Co.

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Portland Schooner Co.
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Sail with us on an authentic sailing vessel steeped in history - and have the experience of a lifetime. Bagheera and Wendameen provide the perfect vantage point to enjoy some of Maine's most beautiful sights and sounds - from the deck of a storied...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Maine State Pier, 56 Commercial Street, Portland, ME 04101
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+1 207-766-2500
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We visited late in the season and decided last minute to join this trip. It was beautiful and calm. It was cold and windy but they have large wool blankets and you can go below deck if you like (then you miss all the fun)...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank stratp
Reviewed 22 October 2018

This was the worst a disaster yesterday. Not a single person on the scooner enjoyed it and the company should have cancelled due to the weather. It was cold and windy. There is no guide on the boat. And you simply go up and down...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank James B
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We loved being out on the water in the beautiful schooner Wendameen. The crew was competent, the weather was excellent & the sights were amazing. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 13 October 2018

My college age son and I had a lovely sail with Portland Schooner on Casco Bay. The schooner was well maintained, the skipper and crew very competent and friendly, and the sail itself provided a good opportunity to help a bit with lines and/or sit...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank OnWalkAboutfromDC
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We were with a seasoned crew that kept the schooner moving with the wind. It was not a sightseeing tour; it was a great sail on the bay. I would recommend this for a nice evening...

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank maize345
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This was from a cruise ship and our original excursion had been canceled so I chose this one from what was left. A great choice and probably better than the original. There were only about 10 of us on the ship plus a crew of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank umassmom
Reviewed 15 September 2018

While I don't believe that this adventure can guarantee the sun and the wind, if you're lucky like we were, the sailing was amazing. The crew was competent and friendly and willing to explain what they were doing. The ship cut smoothly through the water...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David K
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

My 81 year old wheelchair bound mother & I took our first trip to Maine. The main part of our trip was my participation in the Maine Lighthouse Ride but of course we also wanted to do some sightseeing. Going sailing sounded fun & was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Cass0521
Reviewed 27 August 2018

If you are in Portland, Maine in the warmer months, treat yourself to a schooner sail with the Portland Schooner Co. Their website is very friendly as are the wonderful people who work for this company! The cost is very reasonable. I have been four...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

Took the historic Bagheera Schooner on a perfect day! This sailing experience was perfect and relaxing!

Date of experience: September 2017
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MelissaC2912
23 February 2018|
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Response from Kayla P | Property representative |
Hello Mellissa! All of our routes stay inside the calm and protected waters of Casco bay! Sea sickness shouldn’t be an issue. Thanks!
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Karen P
7 August 2017|
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Response from Kayla P | Property representative |
Hi Karen! We have heads (bathrooms) on both of our schooners!
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Melissa A
6 August 2016|
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Response from Kayla P | Property representative |
Hi Melissa! We suggest you bring layers and plan for windy, cool and possible rain on occasion. Thanks
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