Sunset Lighthouse Cruise from Rye, NH, on July 7, 2017, 7 p.m.

NOTE: The June 30 cruise has been canceled due to rain and rough sea conditions. If you purchased tickets for the June 30 cruise, please email jeremy@lighthousefoundation.org to let us know […]

Photo by Ross Tracy

NOTE: The June 30 cruise has been canceled due to rain and rough sea conditions. If you purchased tickets for the June 30 cruise, please email jeremy@lighthousefoundation.org to let us know if you would like to switch your reservation to July 7, or if you would like a refund. Thank you.
This fun cruise will start at 7:00 p.m. and will be aboard the M/V Granite State, departing from Rye Harbor on Route 1A in Rye, NH. The trip includes expert narration and lots of raffle prizes.

The cruise will pass close to Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse, Whaleback Lighthouse, and White Island Lighthouse in the Isles of Shoals.

There is a snack bar on board and the boat will return to the dock at approximately 9:30 p.m.

Rye Harbor State Marina is on Route 1A in Rye, New Hampshire. Click here for directions.

There is a large parking lot, and a $5 fee is charged by the State of NH at the marina.

Tickets: $25.00 each

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If you pay for space(s) on the cruise, please note that there are no actual tickets. We ask that you plan to arrive 15 minutes before the start of the cruise. There is a large parking lot at the Rye Harbor State Marina, and the State of NH charges a $5 parking fee. Once you park, go to the Granite State Whale Watch ticket office, one of the small buildings along the side of the parking lot. Your name will be on a list and they will give you boarding passes. Please note that there is a galley on the boat serving hot dogs, soft pretzels, candy, chips, soda, beer, and wine. You cannot bring any alcoholic beverages on board.

In the event that the cruise has to be canceled due to the weather, we will make every effort to notify everyone as early as possible by email. A cancellation notice will also be posted on this page and on our Facebook page.