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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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Schooner Olad and its crew combine for an unforgettable experience

Take the later half of a beautiful breezy day, a 90-year-old splendidly maintained schooner and its... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ocalas
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Reston, Virginia
via mobile
Amazing sail!

The crew was exceptional! Highly recommended for families. The captain was extremely informative... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Carole H
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1 Bayview Lndg, 29 Main Street, Camden, ME 04843-2249
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Take the later half of a beautiful breezy day, a 90-year-old splendidly maintained schooner and its erudite captain Matt along with his young shipmate Devon and you've got yourself one dreamy sail all the way to Warren Island state park, right across from Islesboro, for...More

Thank Ocalas
Reviewed 1 week ago

The crew was exceptional! Highly recommended for families. The captain was extremely informative, and the crew was incredibly friendly and helpful. Beautiful sights.

Thank Carole H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful time celebrating our parent's anniversary aboard the Schooner Olad! The captain and crew clearly enjoy their jobs, making the trip much more fun! Don't worry if you don't have it when you're on the Olad. They can provide anything that you...More

Thank Pamela L
Aaron L, Owner at Schooner Olad Windjammer Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks very much for sailing with us Pam! It was so nice to be able to take you and your family out to experience the Olad. We appreciate you sharing!

Reviewed 1 week ago

This Schooner is without a doubt the best maintained and crewed in Camden, the vessel was immaculate and the detailed care was evident. Highly recommend this vessel!More

Thank 54bogart
Aaron L, Owner at Schooner Olad Windjammer Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your kind words! A wooden vessel certainly takes a lot to maintain, but it's a labor of love for us. Being able to share the sailing experience with others on such historic sailing vessels is the real treat. We hope you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I decided to take a mini-moon to Camden right after getting married, and read about the Olad in a Maine Today article. We decided to give it a try, and I am SO glad we did! The captain Matt and his crew-of-one...More

Thank Holly M
Aaron L, Owner at Schooner Olad Windjammer Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Congratulations on your recent nuptials! Thanks so much for coming to Camden to celebrate. It's a great place for a romantic getaway, and a sail on Penobscot Bay is icing on the cake. Thanks very much for sharing your experience.

Reviewed 1 week ago

You cannot have a better sailing experience in Maine than on one of Aron Lincoln's beautiful boats. I have been on both the Olad and the Owl and from the moment you make the reservation every effort is made by Aron and his "crew" to...More

Thank Amy R
Aaron L, Owner at Schooner Olad Windjammer Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks very much for sharing your experience sailing with us! We are happy to take you out with us anytime. Here's to a steady breeze and sunny skies. We'll see you out on the bay!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

July 4 was a perfect day for sailing on the Olad. Enjoyed beautiful views of Penobscot Bay, the islands, and the mountains. The weather fully cooperated with sufficient winds and calm water. The two hours was over too quickly. Highly recommend this sail as an...More

Thank Claudette N
Aaron L, Owner at Schooner Olad Windjammer Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sounds like you had a great sail out on the bay! Thanks so much for sharing your experience. We hope you enjoy the rest of your summer.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The sail was fantastic. We had good wind and the boat moved right along. Captain Aaron and first mate Devon were very friendly and a pleasure and very informative about the bay and local history. The boat was imaculate. Plan on doing again when we...More

Thank Rodup
Aaron L, Owner at Schooner Olad Windjammer Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your kind words! We do a ton of work all winter long to make sure our vessels stay in tip top shape. Looking forward to taking you out sailing with us again soon! Have a great summer.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I had a great sail on Olad yesterday afternoon. The ship is so impressive, spotless and and great condition. The crew were accommodating and friendly! We really enjoyed the 2 hours, it really was the perfect sail!

Thank joyceyoung149
Aaron L, Owner at Schooner Olad Windjammer Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for sharing your sailing experience! We're so glad you had a great time with our crew on the Olad. Have a great summer!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of 7, including grandparents and kids aged 14,11, and 4 thoroughly enjoyed our morning out on the Olad Schooner. We were definitely blessed with perfect weather but I would think this trip would still have been amazing on a less stellar day. Captain...More

Thank worldtraveller99998
Aaron L, Owner at Schooner Olad Windjammer Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We love being able to take kids of all ages out sailing with us! So glad you're family had a great time aboard the Schooner Olad. Thanks very much for sharing your experience.

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Gusman1
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
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Peter D
6 June 2016|
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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!
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24st35
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.
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