Asticou Charters

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"Breathtaking" is the word to describe the natural beauty of the waters and islands around Mount Desert Island. Known as one of the best sailing and cruising grounds in the world, the region is a perfect setting for a day on the water.

Join Captain Rick Savage aboard the Asticou for an unforgettable cruise custom-tailored to your group.


Asticou power launch
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Island and coastal exploration with bird, whale and seal watching will highlight your day. The captain and crew will help you identify the flora and fauna, and acquaint you with the names of the islands, coves and bays. Lobster picnic trips and other trips of your choosing are also available.

Advanced reservations are recommended and are usually required during peak season. Customized trips for individuals, families, small groups or organizations up to 40 passengers may be arranged. All trips are private charters only.

Asticou is a U.S. Coast Guard-inspected 42-foot vessel with comfortable accommodations for 40+ people. Moored in the picturesque oceanside village of Northeast Harbor, Asticou features modern electronics, enclosed facilities and a classic yacht varnished mahogany finish.

asticou can hold 40 passengers

Please call, email or write to reserve your date.
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