Rugosa Lobster Tours

95 Ocean Ave.
Kennebunkport, ME 04043- Map It
Phone: (207) 468-4095

AAA Editor Notes

Rugosa Lobster Tours, departing from docks behind Nonantum Resort, 95 Ocean Ave., takes visitors on a 60- to 75-minute tour of the Kennebunk River while crew explain and demonstrate the intricacies of a lobster haul. Passengers may watch crew members pulling lobster traps out of the water, extracting the catch and resetting traps for the next pull. Hands-on safe handling of lobsters also is offered. Note: Vessel operates in open water; make sure you carry appropriate medication if you're prone to seasickness. Tours are limited to 22 passengers.
$35; $25 (ages 4-12). Tours are not recommended for ages 0-3. Ages 0-15 are not permitted on 3:30 tour in Aug. Reservations are required.
Hours: Tours depart daily at 10:30 and 1 (also at 3:30, July-Aug.), Memorial Day-Columbus Day (weather permitting). Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.