Maine Lighthouse Long Weekend – June 2017

TENTATIVE ITINERARY

Disconnect, relax, and rejuvenate at one of the most iconic Maine locations imaginable — Whitehead Light Station. Enjoy sunset and sunrise cruises, lobster bakes, island exploration, and a little history. (10-14 openings)


AllagashMaine Lighthouse Long Weekend

When: June 22–25
Price: $1,495  per person (double); $1,680 per person (single)

Itinerary (tentative — varies with weather)

Day 1 (June 22)

Arrival, with snacks and beverages
Settle in and enjoy some free time
Welcome talk by editor of Down East, followed by appetizers and wine
Dinner with editors of the magazine
Orientation
Free evening to get to know each other

Day 2 (June 23)

Breakfast
Kayak tour of Seal Harbor (with two guides)
Picnic lunch on a neighboring uninhabited island
Free time to explore the island
Digging clams and mussels at low tide
Appetizers on sunset cruise
Dinner & dessert back at the lighthouse

Day 3 (June 24)

Sunrise boat excursion (subject to weather)
Breakfast
Nature walk (including discovery of edibles on the island)
Free time
Lunch
Free time
Workshop or guest speaker(s) (TBA) selected by the editors of Down East based on their breadth of knowledge and experience of Maine, from scientists to artists, Maine guides to historians.
Appetizers
Lobster Bake, camp fire, star gazing, and smores.

Day 4 (June 25)

Sunrise cruise
Breakfast
Workshop or guest speaker(s) (TBA) selected by the editors of Down East based on their breadth of knowledge and experience of Maine, from scientists to artists, Maine guides to historians.
Free time and packing
Lunch
Head back to the mainland by early afternoon

Please understand many of the activities including sunrise and sunset cruises are subject to weather and could result in shifts in the schedule or be cancelled if necessary.


Contact Whitehead Light Station to book this adventure!
(207)200-7957
[email protected]


Please contact us with questions about this adventure.



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