Lucky Catch Cruises is .3 mi. s.e. on Franklin Arterial/US 1A, then .2 mi. s.w. on Commercial St./US 1A to 170 Commercial St. (at Long Wharf). The intricacies of a lobster haul are demonstrated during 80- to 90-minute cruises on the 37-foot-long Lucky Catch. Willing passengers may don aprons and gloves and participate in setting an assortment of lobster traps. An overview of lobsters discusses their biology, conservation, humane treatment and a variety of methods for cooking.
Time: Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.
Hours: Cruises depart daily at 10:30, 12:15, 2 and 3:45, first Sat. in May-May 31 and Sept. 1-last Sun. in Oct.; Mon.-Fri. at 10:30, 12:15, 2 and 3:45 (also at 5:30, July-Aug.), Sat. at 10:30, 12:15 and 2, June-Aug. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.