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Lobster Boat Tour w/ Captain Clive Farrin

Boothbay Harbor, ME
+1 207-380-7677
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Educational and fun

We were looking for an authentic working lobster boat tour and this is the real thing. The Captain... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
luannezb
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Delray Beach, Florida
Amazing, Educational and a Must Do!!!!

We had a lovely afternoon ride with an abundance of knowledge about lobsters and lobstering!!! The... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jen_Mike04
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Palm City, Florida
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Boothbay Harbor, ME
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were looking for an authentic working lobster boat tour and this is the real thing. The Captain provides interesting information about lobsters and the industry. It's evident from the start he enjoys being a lobster fisherman as well as teaching about his profession. He...More

Thank luannezb
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely afternoon ride with an abundance of knowledge about lobsters and lobstering!!! The Captains are great, we are so glad we did this especially for our elementary aged children! Saw Seals, and abundance of birds! Super fun!!!

Thank Jen_Mike04
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a tour with Captain Clive and Sherman today......a nice warm September day. He met us at the dock near our rental and we hopped right on board and headed out to start collecting pots. Definitely a REAL working lobster boat experience, we had...More

Thank WV_Sanddollar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Captain Clive welcomed us by driving up to the dock at the lobster pound fast, securing the lines, telling us to hop aboard and taking off minutes later, all business as he and his helper threw off the lines, motioned us to the port side...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While in Maine we wanted to take the least touristy, most authentic lobster boat trip we could find, and I believe we succeeded by joining Captain Clive for 90 minutes or so in Booth Bay Harbor. We observed the lobstering process first hand while getting...More

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went lobstering and it was BY FAR the best thing we did on our vacation. Cap't Clive was a former shop teacher and was accommodating of our 5mo old, 5yo and 8yo. His stern man Sherman was kind and hard working. He provides life...More

Thank Laura R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been in Booth Bay Harbor for almost three weeks, and this was our favorite part of the visit! Captain Clive and Sherman gave the best tour, including more information than we learned at the State Aquarium. There is nothing they didn't know about...More

Thank guest049
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to Captain Clive for a great experience. It was our first trip to Maine and despite rain, Captain Clive picked us up at our hotel dock and provided us with a fun and informative tour. Highly recommended!

Thank angela_daguanno
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Since our first Maine trip 34 years ago, my wife and I have wanted to experience true lobstering. Clive Farrin not only demonstrates what it's like to do the hard work of lobstering for a living, but he is extremely knowledgeable about all things Lobster....More

Thank dmh8181
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family was visiting last week from Philadelphia and 12 went on this tour (6 at a time)...very informative, authentic, interesting experience! Even the little kids (age 6 and under) got more out of it than we might have thought as they invented a yard...More

Thank Susan W
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Jenna H
6 August 2017|
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Response from jlbmousie | Reviewed this property |
Hi! The number I reached Capt Clive at is: 207-380-7677. I called midday and he returned my call the same afternoon.
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Grandma4TandZ
6 September 2016|
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Response from Memorykeeper103 | Reviewed this property |
Just dress for the weather, bring a light jacket in case it gets windy. It's probably cool at that time of the year.
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Melissa1322
14 June 2016|
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Response from Joel137 | Reviewed this property |
I would call him a week in advance to make sure he is going out. He did us a favor by going Saturday morning.
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