Sports and the Outdoors in Stonington
Sports and the Outdoors
Old Quarry Ocean Adventures. Departing from Webb Cove and passing Stonington Harbor en route to the outer islands, Captain Bill Baker's refurbished lobster boat takes visitors on puffin-watching, whale-watching, sunset, and lighthouse trips. There's also a three-hour Sightseeing and Natural History Eco-Cruise that goes by Crotch Island, which has one of the area's two active stone quarries, and stops at Green Island, where you can take a dip in a water-filled quarry. There are all-day day trips to bike or kayak on nearby islands, including Isle au Haut. 130 Settlement Rd., Stonington, ME, 04681. 207/367–8977. www.oldquarry.com.