Mansell Boat Rental Company

Mansell Boat Rental Company

Able-bodied seamen (with a captain’s license) can rent a sailboat or a powerboat from this outfit in Southwest Harbor on Mount Desert Island, and for a fee, you can rent the captain too. Captain Robert Wellborn pilots narrated, five-hour sailing trips in the summer. Hear tales of the island’s nautical history and the founding of Acadia National Park while keeping an eye out for harbor seals and cormorants.

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