Day 1; Saturday 20 July 2019

Portland Maine

Updated: 15 May 2019

Panoramic View of Portland & Harbor

Chart of Portland Harbor; Fore Points Marina Location Shown

Port Captain:

  • Leigh Seiver

Cruise / Fleet Activity:

  • Start of Cruise
  • Registration

Venue:

  • Fore Points Marina
    • This is a brand new mega-yacht marina opening for the 2019 boating season; so new it does not appear on google and apple satellite maps.
    • News article about new marina
    • Make reservation through Dockwa
    • Remember to put "Corinthians" in Special Request area (not coupon code) to get 20% discount
    • Marina is located within reasonable walking distance of historic area and points of interest

Activities:

  • Catered Dinner
    • Well known speaker

Moorings:

  • There are no mooring fields proximate to the venue.

Anchorage

  • There is no anchorage proximate to the venue.

Dockage

  • Fore Points Marina

Local Restaurants

  • Portland has many good choices [Recommended by a Foodie, a former Corinthian
    • Fore St Grill
    • Street and Company
    • Miake
    • Emilitsa
    • Back Bay Grill
    • Duckfat - for lunch
    • Scales

Things to Do

  • Visit historic Wadsworth-Longfellow house.

Local Knowledge

  • If you are arriving early or returning after the Cruise, it is possible to get a mooring at Peake's Island nearby. There is scheduled ferry to downtown Portland. This is great for day trips into town. The number of moorings is limited.