Cruises Aboard the Ruth

Boat Cruise On The Ruth | Water Activities at Sebasco Harbor Resort

Ruth Scenic Cruise

Our own tour boat, the Ruth, is the center of much harbor activity and has been delighting our guests since her launch in 1935. All scheduled trips aboard the Ruth are reserved seating and reservations should be made in advance to avoid disappointment. It holds the incredible distinction of being Maine’s longest continually operated cruise boat!

The Ruth will cruise the rugged, rock-bound coast and along the way, we     often see a wide array of marine life and birds, including bald eagles, osprey and harbor seals.

Pricing for resort guests is $20/adult & $12/child

Holbrooks

Lunch Cruise to Holbrooks’ Lobster Wharf & Grill

Join us for a cruise up the New Meadows River to Cundy’s Harbor.  The RUTH will dock for one hour and passengers will be able to purchase a delicious seafood lunch at Holbrook’s and stroll around this scenic fishing community.  If the tide is right you might catch sight of some seals sleeping off their lunches on the ledges nearby. This cruise is very popular, so please sign up in advance.

More info on Holbrooks – Click HERE

Pricing for resort guests is $20/adult & $12/child

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Ruth Pirate Cruise

Sebasco’s tour boat, Ruth, is the center of much of the activity that has been delighting our guests since her launch in 1935.

We offer a number of trips including the famous pirate cruise which includes your very own Pirate aboard your vessel, a boat ride to find the treasure map, a treasure map which will lead you to Harbor Island & a walking tour for treasures hidden on the island.  About 40 minutes is spent on the boat- entirety of tour is 1 hour 15 mins

Pricing for resort guests is $20/adult & $12.00/child

Sunset Ruth cruise

Ruth Sunset Cruise

Our own tour boat, the Ruth, is the center of much harbor activity and has been delighting our guests since her launch in 1935. All scheduled trips aboard the Ruth are reserved seating and reservations should be made in advance to avoid disappointment. It holds the incredible distinction of being Maine’s longest continually operated cruise boat!

The Ruth will cruise the rugged, rock-bound coast to view the scenic area at sunset. *Actual time varies based on seasonal sunset time.

Pricing for resort guests is $20/adult & $12/child

Captain Corey Walker is a registered Maine Guide and licensed to operate and carry passengers on open water by the U.S. Coast Guard.  Captain Walker grew up in Maine and has spent most of his life on the coast of New England.  He has a passion for saltwater fishing, family and the outdoors.  Captain Walker lives in Freeport Maine, with his two boys Randall and Sam.  Often times one or two of the boys will come along as a mate on the boat, they are great at helping younger kids and adults that might be having their first time on the water or catching a fish experience.  Together the captain and his kids have spent many days and summers on the boat putting many fish in the hands of first time anglers.  The captain and the boys have also spent many nights camping on the islands of Casco Bay and can offer a truly amazing experience for a small group.  When Captain Walker isn’t on the water and with his boys, you can find him in the mountains or teaching Lewiston High School, where he teaches Earth Systems Science and a Maine guide course for high school students.

​As a natural teacher, with a passion for fishing and sharing knowledge, Captain Walker provides a special “On the water” Maine experience for most anyone of any age.

3 Hour Family Fun Fishing Cruise

Are you a fishing family?! Do you want to go out for a few hours do a little fishing some site seeing and maybe grab an ice cream or play on an island beach? Book a family fun fishing cruise and explore the options. This is a great option for families with smaller children. We can grab an ice cream or penny candy at Paul’s marine and cruise around chasing a few fish or look at seals and maybe even porpoise. We can go any type of adventure you would like. $350 for the first 3 hours, then $75 for each additional hour. 1-4 people fishing, but can accomodate 1-2 spectators for a maximum of 6 people on the boat.

More info on Capt Walker – Click HERE

Scenic Casco Bay Power Cruise 

Go for a fun ride around Casco Bay and the beautiful Calendar Islands and then stop on an island to explore and have lunch.

Lunch can be catered or bring your own and we can supply the coolers. We can stop at a local Maine marina from the water and have sandwiches made to order.

$200 for the first 2.5 hours, then $75 for each additional hour.  All trips are based on 2-6 persons in the party.

More info on Capt Walker – Click HERE

Kayak Excursions & Rentals through Seaspray

Sebasco utilizes Seaspray Kayaking, who has been guiding sea kayaking expeditions on the coast of Maine for over 20 years, as our partner for kayak excursions & rentals! Our half-day tours are a fantastic way to spend a summer day with family and friends. Daily tours depart in the morning and afternoon during the summer season.

From Sebasco Harbor Resort, you can paddle out of the Harbor and into Casco Bay with great views of the Atlantic Ocean. Harbor Seals soaking up the sun, diving Ospreys, soaring Bald Eagles, working Lobstermen, uninhabited islands and the smell of the sea become part of our paddling experience. Historic Malaga Island and the Maine Island Trail are all a part of our trips. Choose a Single or Two Person Sea Kayak. No experience is necessary. Seaspray has the ability to accommodate and modify to meet your needs.
It is possible to stand up paddle-board with the kayaks during the morning tours-weather & experience permitting.

Morning Half-day Tour: 9:00am – Noon      * No  morning Tours on Tuesdays and Thursdays- Paddleboards Only.
Afternoon Half-day Tour: 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Adults: $50/person
Kids:  $25/person  (under 17)

What to Bring:
Bathing Suit, Water Shoes, Polypropelene, Fleece, Towel, Sunblock & Change of Clothes.   Wetsuits required early and late in the Season and may be rented for $10/day.

*Hot Showers and Changing Rooms located at the Sebasco Kayaking Center.

Ready To Book your Boat Trip?

Visit our events calendar for the latest waterfront schedules or give us a call at 207-389-1161.