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Immerse Yourself in the Serenity of Bar Harbor's Seaside Beauty: Discover the Wonders of Sea Kayaking!



Step into a world of tranquility and embark on an unforgettable sea kayaking adventure in the picturesque bay off Bar Harbor, Maine. Led by knowledgeable and experienced Registered Maine Sea Kayak Guides, you'll join intimate groups on naturalist ecotours that unveil the captivating marine ecosystem, rich history, and breathtaking landscapes that define this enchanting coastal town.

Whether you're a novice or an experienced kayaker, our tours cater to all skill levels. Expert guides provide personalized instruction tailored to each individual's abilities, ensuring that both beginners and seasoned paddlers feel confident and at ease throughout the journey. Learn essential kayaking techniques, navigate coastal tides and currents with ease, and embrace the joy of gliding through the pristine waters on double or single kayaks.

As you paddle along, be prepared to encounter a myriad of fascinating marine life, from playful seals and majestic ospreys to soaring eagles and other remarkable wildlife that call this region home. Delight in the opportunity to observe these creatures in their natural habitat, gaining a deeper appreciation for their beauty and significance within the ecosystem.

Take a moment to pause and recharge on one of the serene islands that grace the bay. Enjoy a refreshing snack, stretch your legs, and immerse yourself in the tranquility of the surroundings. Allow the soothing sounds of lapping waves and the gentle sea breeze to rejuvenate your spirit, creating a profound connection with nature.

The half-day sea kayak tours are fully customizable, offering a variety of locations to explore based on the sea conditions, weather, and specific interests. Each trip is a unique adventure, tailored to provide an immersive and engaging experience that resonates with a sense of exploration. Departing directly from the docks in the heart of the waterfront, the journey begins right at the doorstep, setting the stage for an exceptional outing.

To enhance the day even further, consider enjoying a delightful waterfront lunch either before or after the half-day trip at one of the charming eateries. Indulge in local flavors and culinary delights, adding a touch of culinary exploration to the sea kayaking adventure. For those seeking a longer escapade, full-day trips with lunch provided are also available, allowing for a complete immersion in the beauty and serenity of the surrounding waters.

Whether seeking a peaceful morning paddle or preferring the enchantment of the afternoon, a small group-to-guide ratio ensures that every trip is filled with excitement, discovery, and personalized attention. Each moment spent on the water is a chance to forge unforgettable memories, immersing oneself in the beauty and tranquility that a sea kayaking adventure can provide.

Don't miss this opportunity to embrace the serenity of Bar Harbor's sea kayaking paradise. Join a journey of exploration, discovery, and connection with the natural wonders that await. Book a sea kayak tour today and embark on an extraordinary adventure that will leave a profound appreciation for the boundless beauty of the Maine coastline.

Sea Cave off Bar Harbor

Tranquil Waters and Endless Fun: Discover Acadia's Lakes with a lake Paddleboarding Tour




Get ready for an unforgettable adventure on the serene lakes of Acadia as you embark on a thrilling Lake Paddleboarding Tour. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced paddleboarder, this trip promises endless fun and exploration in the breathtaking surroundings.

Acadia Stand Up Paddle Boarding Experience Your Lake Paddleboarding Tour Includes:

  • Begin your journey with a safety orientation and receive basic on-water instruction to master balance and paddling technique.
  • Delight in ample time for sightseeing, playing, swimming, and pure enjoyment on your paddleboard.
  • Relax and leave the logistics to us! Our knowledgeable guide will handle all the unloading, loading, and provide you with the necessary gear for a safe and top-quality experience.


The popular 2-hour SUP trips are designed to cater to all ability levels and offer a comprehensive experience on the water. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of Acadia's pristine lakes, nestled on the "quiet-side" of Mount Desert Island. These lakes boast warmer waters, spectacular mountain vistas, and frequent wildlife sightings, making them the perfect destination for families and younger adventurers.

The attentive, patient, and encouraging instructors will ensure you feel confident and comfortable on your stand-up paddleboard, equipping you with valuable tips and tricks for success. With small group sizes, you can expect personalized attention throughout the tour, allowing you to make the most of this memorable experience. The dedicated professional staff will take care of all the logistics, allowing you to focus on what truly matters – having an incredible time!

Embark on a Lake Paddleboarding Tour that will create lasting memories and become an unforgettable highlight of your Maine vacation.  Discover the beauty and serenity of Acadia's lakes in a unique and exciting way.


Experience a Breathtaking Sunset Cruise: Embrace the Beauty of Frenchman Bay and Acadia National Park!



Indulge in one of the most captivating ways to witness the enchantment of Frenchman Bay and Acadia National Park as the sun gracefully sets on the horizon. Let this extraordinary evening voyage become a cherished memory as you immerse yourself in the sheer beauty of nature and revel in the tranquil ambiance that surrounds you.

Embark on a traditional nature cruise during the first hour of this unforgettable journey. Delight in the awe-inspiring vistas as we trace the eastern coast of Mount Desert Island, offering captivating narration and glimpses of the most stunning shoreline that Acadia National Park has to offer. Throughout the cruise, keep a watchful eye for majestic bald eagles soaring above, agile peregrine falcons showcasing their prowess, playful harbor porpoises gracefully gliding through the waves, and charming seals basking in the sun. Our knowledgeable guides will also share fascinating insights into the area's environment, history, and rich cultural heritage, adding depth and meaning to your experience.

As the second hour unfolds, prepare to be enchanted by the captivating scenery of Frenchman Bay. Cruise leisurely through the verdant islands adorned with evergreen canopies, creating a picturesque backdrop against the vibrant hues of the setting sun. To enhance the ambiance, we've curated a delightful selection of happy hour music, filling the air with joyful melodies that perfectly complement this magical moment. As we navigate through this captivating maritime landscape, indulge in a partnership with the esteemed Atlantic Brewing Company, a local award-winning microbrewery. Take advantage of exclusive happy hour prices and savor their exceptional brews, adding a touch of celebration to this enchanting journey. Raise your glass, toast to life's precious moments, and let the tranquility of the ocean soothe your soul.

Begin your day with a majestic sunrise atop Cadillac Mountain and conclude it with a mesmerizing sunset on the endless ocean. Let the colors of the sky paint a vivid canvas, illuminating the waters below and casting a warm glow over your heart. Allow yourself to be captivated by the symphony of nature as the sun bids its farewell, leaving behind a trail of unforgettable memories etched in your mind.

Join us on this extraordinary sunset cruise, where nature's splendor takes center stage and time seems to stand still. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of Frenchman Bay and Acadia National Park, and let the soothing rhythm of the ocean carry you away. Book your sunset adventure today and create an experience that will forever hold a cherished place in your heart.

Bar Harbor as seen during sunset

Lobster Fishing and Seal Watching off Bar Harbor




Prepare for an immersive experience unlike any other as you are taken on a thrilling expedition into the realm of lobster fishing and seal watching. Join a team of seasoned fishermen, who will skillfully unveil the secrets of lobster fishing while a knowledgeable naturalist provides captivating insights into the fascinating marine ecosystem that surrounds you.

Witness firsthand the excitement of lobster traps being hauled from the depths of the ocean floor. As experienced fishermen work their magic, a dedicated naturalist will be by your side, describing every step of the process and eagerly answering any questions that arise. Immerse yourself in the world of lobster fishing as you gain a deep understanding of this time-honored tradition and the vital role it plays in the local community.

Once the traps are retrieved, prepare for an up-close encounter with the magnificent lobsters and any other captivating creatures that have found their way into the traps. Don't worry, as the safety of guests is the top priority, all lobster claws will be secured with rubber bands to ensure a worry-free experience for everyone. These tours are designed to be family-friendly, warmly welcoming young minds eager to explore and learn.

Midway through the adventure, bid farewell to the lobster gear and set the course for a secluded island, where a mesmerizing encounter awaits. Brace yourself for an awe-inspiring spectacle as seals bask on sun-kissed rocks or gracefully glide through the nearby waters. With each passing moment, marvel at the diverse species that call these pristine waters their home, with harbor and grey seals being among the most frequently spotted.

The spacious 56-foot vessel provides ample bench seating, allowing you to relax and soak in the breathtaking vistas that unfold before you. Capture stunning photographs of the surrounding beauty and keep your eyes peeled for other remarkable wildlife encounters that may surprise you along the way. From the open bow of the boat, indulge in unobstructed views that serve as a backdrop to unforgettable memories.

Join this extraordinary lobster fishing and seal watching tour, where you will be immersed in the captivating wonders of Bar Harbor's marine world. Witness the intricacies of lobster fishing, encounter majestic seals, and savor the thrill of exploration in the heart of nature's embrace. Step aboard the vessel, embrace the sense of adventure, and create lasting memories that will forever be etched in your heart. Book your tour today and embark on an unforgettable journey into the realm of marine wonders.

Lobster Boat Generic Pic (actual boat 56')

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