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Schedule & Rates
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Schedule & Rates
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Schedule & Rates

Come experience the Maine adventure that you’ve been searching for. With a variety of 3 to 6-night trips, enjoy the beautiful islands, delicious food, and spectacular sailing that make a trip on a windjammer a memorable experience. We also have several specialty cruises throughout the summer: a 9-night trip Downeast to the Canadian Border and a 9-night journey south to Gloucester, Massachusetts. No matter how long you are aboard, you will have no shortage of good food, stunning scenery, memorable moments and great people. Give us a call or send us an email to learn more about the specific availability of any of our trips to see what will work in your calendar. We look forward to hearing from you!

Every trip is available for charter until the first person reserves.

Download our 2024 schedule

 

Board
5-6 pm
Return
by 11 am
# of Nights Description Rate per person  
Monday
June 3
Friday
June 7
4 BOOKED FOR PRIVATE CHARTER $998 Book
& Saturday
June 8
Thursday
June 13
5 REESE FULMER AND THE CARRIAGE HOUSE BAND – SCHOONER GAM *ONLY TWO CABINS REMAINING* – The first of our annual fleet events. Reese and his band provide informal sessions of modern folk music throughout the trip. One evening we’ll raft up with the entire Windjammer Fleet for an evening together. 
$1,196 Book
Friday
June 14
Tuesday
June 18
4 YOGA & SAILING A unique retreat with informal guided sessions in the morning or evenings.  The perfect setting to introduce or refine your skills of balance, control and relaxation.   $1,075 Book
Wednesday
June 19 fullmoon
Saturday
June 22
3 LATE SPRING CLASSICS OF THE COASTLINE – A simple, short getaway, 2 full days of sailing and some time to explore a coastal village or deserted island, all on a beautiful Gloucester fishing schooner. $998 Book
& Sunday
June 23
Saturday
June 29
6 HIDDEN TRACES OF THE PAST Join us for this fascinating exploration of the little-known history of Penobscot Bay.  With historian Sam Collins as our guide, we hear about mid-coast Maine’s ancient and industrial past. $1,649 Book
Sunday
June 30
Saturday
July 6
6 GREAT SCHOONER RACE – *ONE CABIN REMAINING* – Four nights of exploring the coast before gathering with the rest of the Windjammer Fleet for some friendly & fun small boat races followed the next day by the annual Great Schooner Race.  Last year we won not only our class but the overall race!  We’ll try to repeat that this season while having fun and enjoying this truly unique event. $1,649 Book
Sunday
July 7
Wednesday
July 10
3 MID-SUMMER CLASSICS OF THE COASTLINE A simple, short getaway with two full days of sailing with some time to explore a coastal village or deserted island, all aboard a National Historic Landmark.  $1,056 Book
Thursday
July 11
Monday
July 15
4 TRADITIONAL COASTAL CRUISING Spruce-clad islands, panoramic views, and strolls through quaint fishing villages are all part of the rhythm of each day sailing along Maine’s rugged coastline as the wind carries us to a new anchorage each evening. $1,225 Book
& Tuesday
July 16 fullmoon
Thursday
July 25
9 DOWNEAST TRIP A chance to go beyond our normal cruising grounds where bold landscapes and nature prevail.  We’ll visit places not seen on any other trip.  $2,286 Book
Saturday
July 27
Thursday
Aug 1
5 HIKING & ISLAND EXPLORATION The perfect trip to explore more of what the hundreds of islands in our sailing grounds have to offer.  Hiking ranges from a stroll to a bit of rock scrambling with water views around every corner!  Not a hiker?  Take that time to relax on the many beaches we’ll visit.  $1,495 Book
Friday
Aug 2
Monday
Aug 5
3 MID-SUMMER ADVENTURE (EGGEMOGGIN REACH REGATTA)An incredible  short getaway. $1,056 Book
& Tuesday
Aug 6
Saturday
Aug 10
4 SWAN’S ISLAND MUSIC FESTIVAL3 full days of sailing with a lobster feast somewhere in between.  Also an evening of eclectic music at the Sweet Chariot Music Festival on Swan’s Island.  The blue grass duo, Darlin’ Corey, will be aboard for the trip, serenading us with daily mini concerts. $1,375 Book
Sunday
Aug 11
Saturday
Aug 17
6 UNSCRIPTED ADVENTUREA rarity in our schedule! 6 whole days for the “essence of windjamming”, a true 6-night trip where we can go where we please.  $1,649 Book
Sunday
Aug 18 fullmoon
Thursday
Aug 22
4 HIKING & ISLAND EXPLORATION – *THIS TRIP IS FULL* – A shorter opportunity than the earlier hiking trip to explore some of the hundreds of islands in our cruising ground.  Hiking is anywhere from a stroll to a bit of rock scrambling.  If hiking isn’t quite to your taste, relax on the beaches, wade in tidepools, and take in all the surroundings.  $1,225 Book
Friday
Aug 23
Monday
Aug 26
3 TRADITIONAL COASTAL CRUISING – Come see what this whole cruising thing is all about! From spruce-clad islands to fishing villages and stunning views all around, there is much to fill each moment at a fraction of the cost of chartering your own vessel. $1,056 Book
& Tuesday
Aug 27
Thursday
Sept 5
9 GLOUCESTER SCHOONER RACEOur annual trip home, for both the schooner and Captain King. A long-haul adventure along a beautiful portion of the east coast. “Homeward Bound” to America’s oldest fishing port for our chance to win the Esperanto Cup once again. $2,387 Book
Sunday
Sept 8 
Saturday
Sept 14
6 WOODENBOAT SAIL-IN – Our final Windjammer Fleet get-together. All member vessels meet in WoodenBoat Harbor for an evening of music and camaraderie to send off the season in fine style. $1,525 Book
Sunday
Sept 15 fullmoon
Thursday
Sept 19
4 COOL DAYS AND COZY NIGHTSFall is here, time to sit a little closer to the woodstove and break out the sweater.
Come enjoy some truly incredible food and sailing.
$1,075 Book
Friday
Sept 20
Tuesday
Sept 24
4 CELTIC AMONG THE ISLES – Drank the Gold joins us for a misty sojourn through the isles of Penobscot Bay. Watch the foliage begin to change during the day and in the evening cozy up in our wood-paneled galley to a concert of Celtic melodies. $1,075 Book
Wednesday
Sept 25
Sunday
Sept 29
4 THAT’S IT FOR 2024!Come join us for one last turn around the bay before we put the Eagle to bed for the winter. $1,075 Book

fullmoon Full Moon
& = unique to Schooner American Eagle

The Maine coast is waiting for you…

Booking and Cancellation Policy

All our cabins accommodate two; Cabins A and B can be guaranteed as single occupancy  for an additional $30 per night.  35% of your trip cost is due at the time of booking with the balance due 6 weeks before the trip date.  A full refund, less $50 per person fee, will be provided until the balance-due date.  Should you cancel with less than six weeks’ notice, your payment less the $50 fee will be refunded if a new guest books in place of your cancellation. Re-bookings are subject to a $50 per-person fee.

Payment Methods

Payments may be made by check, VISAMasterCard, DISCOVER or American Express.

Request a brochure and schedule

Visit our Contact Us page to request a paper brochure and schedule by mail.