F/V Bottom Line is a 46' fully insured commercial lobster fishing vessel. This two hour tour will include a boat ride from the beautiful working harbor of Corea we will take in the sights of the Petit Manan lighthouse, Seals, Atlantic puffins, and then experience first hand the process of hauling lobster traps.
All paying guests will take home one lobster, you will have the choice of taking it to cook yourself or our local Lunch on the Wharf in Corea will steam them up for you. They have sides and beverages available for purchase, and you can eat them on the wharf while overlooking beautiful Corea harbor.
Captain Dan Rodgers is a licensed captain, who has worked as a commercial fisherman for over 30 years. He was born and raised in Corea and started this business to offer visitors to the area this amazing sightseeing and lobstering experience.
We set sail from the beautiful working harbor of Corea, we leave and go through our small chain of islands in search of the gray and harbor seals that frequent that area. We then set sail for the Petit Manan Island here you will find a variety of seabirds including the Atlantic Puffin that come to nest every season. The island is also home to the Petit Manan Lighthouse, built in 1857 it stands at 119 feet, is Maine’s 2nd tallest lighthouse, and still is in service today. As we continue back towards shore we then demonstrate the process of lobster trap hauling and about the lobsters we can keep here in the beautiful State of Maine
Our tours run twice a day Monday - Sunday from Memorial Day - Labor Day. We do offer sunrise, sunset and other custom cruises by inquiry. In the event of inclement weather and we have to cancel we will rebook for another day or will give a full refund. If you try and contact us during the off season please leave us a message or send a text and we will get back to you within 24 hours
WE NEED 4 FULL PRICE PASSENGERS TO RUN A TOUR AND WE HAVE A
6 PASSENGER LIMIT
TOURS ARE BY RESERVATION ONLY
OUR BOAT IS DOG FRIENDLY
Puffin, Lighthouse, Seals & Lobster Trap Hauling
Puffins, Lighthouse, Seals, Lobster Trap Hauling
For private tours, we can customize an itinerary to emphasize your interests. If you have a special request, send us a message, and we will be sure to get back to you soon. It is a 3 person minimum to run a tour. If you contact by email and phone message as well please make us aware, so we don’t answer twice. Please list a phone number that we may call or text to get back to you about a tour inquiry.
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