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Schooner J. & E. Riggin Day Cruises

136 Holmes St, Rockland, ME 04841-2626
+1 800-869-0604
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How many ways can you say wonderful???

If you are looking for a real hands-on, active adventure, a sail on the Schooner J & E Riggin might... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Artesia, New Mexico
Repeat August Foodie Cruise!

We have just returned home from our repeat August Foodie Cruise! And again as before last year the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Boston, Massachusetts
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Gourmet sailing cruises, daily. Departing and returning from/to Rockland, Maine.
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136 Holmes St, Rockland, ME 04841-2626
+1 800-869-0604
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a real hands-on, active adventure, a sail on the Schooner J & E Riggin might just fill the bill. This is our third cruise, four days long each time and it just keeps getting better every time we go. This...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just returned home from our repeat August Foodie Cruise! And again as before last year the J&E Riggin far exceeded our expectations! Besides stellar weather, partial Solar Eclipse and all, Cap Jon, Annie, and the crew of Blue, Chives, Snapper, and apprentice Anna...More

Thank racben2016
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Just got home from the Riggin windjammer cruise. I have to admit to a bit of trepidation at first but crew and fellow passengers were incredibly helpful and reassuring. The sail was unbelievably lovely and relaxing and fun. The food was beyond my wildest expectations....More

Thank DLT67
Reviewed 19 July 2017

If you want to get away from cell phones and computers and just enjoy talking to interesting people and look at the Maine coast this is the vacation for you. Weather was good last week of June. Water too cold to really swim. The lobster...More

Thank LA6434
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I first sailed on the J&E Riggin eight years ago and each year I count the days until I can return. Jon Finger and Annie Mahle have done an amazing job of preserving the history of the boat and to sail on her is to...More

Thank sland1225
Reviewed 2 July 2017

From the beautiful brass bell rung before every gourmet meal to the last evening of music on board this vessel....the friendly crew knows how to please the 24 guests who came from all over the US. How Annie prepares 4 star meals on her wood...More

Thank ally442017
Reviewed 20 June 2017

So, if you are looking at reviews of Windjammer Cruises, you are thinking about taking a truly unique vacation – word of advice – just do it! Last year I was researching and reading reviews and decided on the J&E Riggin. Something about their website,...More

Thank mkaps
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

After months of planning the perfect surprise trip for my girlfriend. The J.&E Riggin and crew executed the trip beyond my expectations . I am so glad I choice this windjammer it was the perfect way to visit and explore the coast of Maine. The...More

Thank CBove
Reviewed 2 October 2016

I've wanted for years to go on a windjammer cruise. And I'm thrilled that my first experience was on the J&E Riggin! I will definitely do it again. The food was amazing, the crew members were awesome, and the view of the Maine coast was...More

Thank Pamela W
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I've sailed on the J&E Riggin 12 or 13 times now. Built in 1927 as a Chesapeake Bay oyster boat, the Riggin is broad, stable, and can be very fast with good wind. I've never known anyone to be seasick on this boat. I am...More

Thank louisaenright
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