Stonington is located at the end of Route 15 on the island of Deer Isle. There is also a municipal airport, a public wharf, a public boat ramp, and a taxi service.
STONINGTON MUNICIPAL AIRPORT
Airport Road, Stonington. Call the town office for more information: (207) 367-2351.
The airport has one paved runway, 2100 feet in length, and taxi way/aircraft parking area. Tie downs available. No fuel. No jets. Although there are no scheduled airline services to Stonington PENOBSCOT ISLAND AIR (207-596-7500 or 207-542-9944) offers charter service to/from Stonington and Rockland, Bar Harbor, Bangor, Portland, and the numerous mainland and island airports. www.penobscotislandair.net/
PUBLIC WATER ACCESS
HAGEN WHARF: Located downtown, behind the Fishermen’s Friend Restaurant and Stonington Fire House. Ramp down to several floats off of a granite pier. Limited public parking. Call the Harbor Master at (207) 367-5891 for more information. Tie up of small and medium-sized boats for limited time (2 hour limit).
COLWELL RAMP: Located off of Seabreeze Ave., just before the Isle au Haut Boat Services buildings and wharf. Natural granite ramp provides all tide access to the water for launching or taking up small and medium-sized boats, kayaks, etc. No parking – please ask the Isle au Haut Boat Services Co. about parking. Seasonal ramp down to a float.
EDDIE’S ISLAND TAXI & TOURS
(207) 367-5503. Call Eddie if you need a ride around town, to the Bangor or Bar Harbor airports, anywhere in Maine, and as far as NYC or Canada! Fully licensed.
GASOLINE – AUTOS
BURNT COVE MARKET, Route 15A/Burnt Cove Rd., a three-minute drive from downtown. (207) 367-2681. Open year round every day except some major holidays.
GASOLINE/DIESEL – BOATS
BILLINGS DIESEL & MARINE, Moose Island, Stonington. (207) 367-2328 and www.billingsmarine.com/ Fuels for private boats of all types.
Many of the seafood buyers on the harbor sell fuels to the commercial fishing fleet only.
BOAT SERVICES & CHARTER TRIPS
ISLE AU HAUT BOAT SERVICES, Seabreeze Avenue, Stonington. (207) 367-5193 and www.isleauhaut.com/ Year round scheduled daily service to Isle au Haut village 6 days a week plus seasonal service to Duck Harbor in Acadia National Park. Also charter trips to Isle au Haut, other islands, and around the bay. Now also featuring special tours to see lighthouses, puffins, and go lobstering!
OLD QUARRY OCEAN ADVENTURES, Settlement Rd., off Oceanville Rd., Stonington. (207) 367-8977 and www.oldquarry.com/ Seasonal boat service to Isle au Haut as well as charter trips around the bay!
OCEANVILLE CHARTERS, CAPT. STEVE JOHNSON, Neals Cove Rd. off Oceanville Rd., Stonington. (207) 367-2991 or (207) 460-8679. Charter service on his large outboard to Isle au Haut and around the bay. Licensed.