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CAMDEN, MAINE

Explore the Coast of Maine Under Sail: Maritime and Natural History

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Program #8681RJ
7 Days | 6 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Start of Program
Jun 22, 2014
You can board the Angelique anytime after 3:00 p.m. Road Scholar orientation will be held between 5:00 and 5:30 p.m.
You will be staying at the Ketch Angelique that night.
Location: Camden, Maine
Nearest city or town: Camden
Nearest highway: Route 1
Nearest airport: Knox County Airport, Rockland

End of Program
Jun 28, 2014
Guests disembark around 9:30 a.m. We recommend you schedule departing flights after 12:00 p.m. if flying out of Portland or Bangor.
You will be staying at the Ketch Angelique the night before.
Location: Camden, Maine
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Other

Description: Captain Dennis and his wife Candace welcome you aboard their vessel to share with you the delight of cruising Maine's coastal waters under full sail. Join new shipmates, share the enthusiasm for the lore of Penobscot Bay, the fascinating history and legends of lighthouses, the small villages and rocky islands that dot the bay.

Ship Information: The Windjammer Angelique designed only for windjamming and built for comfort, Angelique is swift, snug, safe. Her deep draft hull and full keel assure maximum stability even in a "blow". Her steel and wood construction combine the 21st-century's highest safety standards and the authenticity of classic 19th-century English Channel and North Sea windjammers plus:

Captain/owner operated
Angelique meets US Coast Guard and Lloyd's specifications for sail vessels carrying passengers
7 water-tight compartments
2 powerful auxiliary diesel engines
VHF radio, radar, loran, and GPS
Gaff Topsail Ketch
Length Overall: 130 feet
Length of Deck: 95 feet
Beam: 23 feet, 7-1/2 inches
Draft: 11 feet
Sail Area: 5269 square feet
Displacement: 142 tons
Passengers: 29

Contact info:
Atlantic Avenue, Library Park
P.O. Box 736
Camden, ME 04843-0736 USA
phone: 800-282-9989
web: /www.sailangelique.com/ship.html

Room amenities: Cabins aboard the Ketch Angelique range in average dimension (ft) from 7'6"x5'x6'2" to 7'x7'x6'8" with a double bed or two (upper and lower) single bunk-style berths. All cabins have cold running water, fresh linens, towels, wool blankets and reading lights. There are three shared heads (baths) two have hot showers. Please see the Angelique's website for additional details and photos:

https://www.sailangelique.com/amenities.html

Facility amenities: Meals are served family style.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights before:
Although we are unable to accommodate participants before or after our program, please read under free time for a variety of places to stay in the area.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Other

Description: Captain Dennis and his wife Candace welcome you aboard their vessel to share with you the delight of cruising Maine's coastal waters under full sail. Join new shipmates, share the enthusiasm for the lore of Penobscot Bay, the fascinating history and legends of lighthouses, the small villages and rocky islands that dot the bay.

Ship Information: The Windjammer Angelique designed only for windjamming and built for comfort, Angelique is swift, snug, safe. Her deep draft hull and full keel assure maximum stability even in a "blow". Her steel and wood construction combine the 21st-century's highest safety standards and the authenticity of classic 19th-century English Channel and North Sea windjammers plus:

Captain/owner operated
Angelique meets US Coast Guard and Lloyd's specifications for sail vessels carrying passengers
7 water-tight compartments
2 powerful auxiliary diesel engines
VHF radio, radar, loran, and GPS
Gaff Topsail Ketch
Length Overall: 130 feet
Length of Deck: 95 feet
Beam: 23 feet, 7-1/2 inches
Draft: 11 feet
Sail Area: 5269 square feet
Displacement: 142 tons
Passengers: 29

Contact info:
Atlantic Avenue, Library Park
P.O. Box 736
Camden, ME 04843-0736 USA
phone: 800-282-9989
web: /www.sailangelique.com/ship.html

Room amenities: Cabins aboard the Ketch Angelique range in average dimension (ft) from 7'6"x5'x6'2" to 7'x7'x6'8" with a double bed or two (upper and lower) single bunk-style berths. All cabins have cold running water, fresh linens, towels, wool blankets and reading lights. There are three shared heads (baths) two have hot showers. Please see the Angelique's website for additional details and photos:

https://www.sailangelique.com/amenities.html

Facility amenities: Meals are served family style.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights after:
Although we are unable to accommodate participants before or after our program, please read under free time for a variety of places to stay in the area.

Check out time: 9:15 AM

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
6 nights of accommodations
17 meals: 6 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 6 dinners
14 Expert-led lectures
11 Field trips
17 Hands-on experiences

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4.8
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