Deserted except by boaters and maintained by Maine State Parks, Jewell Island is a prime example of what mariners hope to find in Maine. The island was a World War II outpost for submarine spotting. The tower is open for climbing and offers a breathtaking view of the Gulf of Maine. Local tales put both Captain Kidd and bootleggers ashore with their different treasures.
The Waterway Guide Team has gained extensive boating knowledge over the years, and now we are sharing all of the tips, skills and tools we’ve picked up along the way!