A new chapter in the story of Robinhood Marine Center on Georgetown Island began in March 2016 when the storied yard became Derecktor Robinhood.
We are pleased to announce that Osprey Restaurant is under new management this year! The new owners are hard at work, getting your favorite summer spot ready. Be sure to check back in for more information. We look forward to seeing everyone soon!
Dock Attendants Derecktor Robinhood Marine Center in Georgetown, Maine is currently seeking Dock Attendants for the 2018 summer season. Seasonal dock hands are responsible for providing superior customer service as well as maintaining a safe and clean work environment. Dock staff duties and responsibilities include Assisting customers with Gas, Diesel, and other retail sales Maintain… …Continue Reading
Even the best cruise has to come to an end. After 27 terrific years Dave Perry is retiring. Since 1990 Dave has been at the helm of Robinhood Yacht Sales and an invaluable and much loved member of the Robinhood family. His involvement with Cape Dory (which was based at Robinhood) goes back even further… …Continue Reading
Derecktor Robinhood hauled and prepped for transport the Mary E., which is the worlds oldest surviving Bath schooner. http://www.mainemaritimemuseum.org/news/2016/12/20/maine-maritime-museum-acquire-historic-schooner/ http://bangordailynews.com/2017/04/23/news/midcoast/historic-wooden-schooner-mary-e-returns-to-bath/ http://www.pressherald.com/2017/01/03/historic-schooner-to-fulfill-maine-maritime-museums-wish-list/
Joseph Stanley “Joe” McCarty, 68, lost his courageous battle with esophageal cancer on August 8th 2015 at home in Bonita Springs, Florida surrounded by his loving family and friends. When the cancer was discovered, he said he had had a great life with no regrets. Just wished it could last a little longer. After college… …Continue Reading
A film crew was here last summer and shot a segment for “Extra Virgin” with Debi Mazar and Gabriele Corcos on our houseboat Nancy Lou. It aired on the Cooking Channel and is now available on YouTube and on “On Demand” on cable stations. Here’s a link to the schedule. We’ll post other links as… …Continue Reading
March 7th 2016 was a big, no, a huge day in the long history of Robinhood Marine Center. For on that date, Robinhood became Derecktor/Robinhood and a new chapter in one of Maines’s great boatyards and marinas began. Andy Vavolotis, Robinhood’s owner and guiding light had decided after 35 years that he was ready to… …Continue Reading
One of our projects this winter has been to rebuild the main docks and “D” dock (the fuel dock area) and to repair and repaint the footbridge. Notice we upgraded the pressure treated pine decking with cedar planks, and we’ve replaced the pine 2×4 tie-up cleating with galvanized deck cleats. This work has been observed… …Continue Reading
Our yacht broker, Dave Perry, recently listed a small fleet of Cape Dory 36 sailboats. You can view more about them on our listings page or contact Dave for more information: Toll-free: 877-239-9216Tel: (207) 371-2343 or 800-255-5206
Riggs Cove Rentals was named “Best Rental in the Water” in this year’s poll of Down East Magazine readers’ favorites. Thousands of Down East readers voted February through April for their statewide selections and Riggs Cove Rentals made the list. The full list of the Best Of honored businesses, places and more, appears in the July 2014… …Continue Reading
It’s the perfect time to get your vessel ready! Our 18 skilled craftsmen are working hard in the marina’s 9 heated bays, completing new engine replacements, bright work varnishing, new bottoms with Interlux Interprotect 2000E barrier coat and new electronics. Now is the time to get your vessel ready so that you can enjoy every day… …Continue Reading
We are pleased to announce that Tiffany Lee Avery will be the new Manager of the Osprey Restaurant, located here at the marina! Enjoy a delicious menu of local Maine foods, great spirits and live entertainment as you look out over the oh-so-beautiful Riggs Cove. It’s the place to be this summer, whether you are… …Continue Reading
Join us! We are excited to be part of the 45th Annual Portland Home Show, located at the Portland Expo! Meet our crew and learn more about our popular house boat vacation rentals moored in peaceful Riggs Cove. Don’t miss your chance to have a unique vacation experience along the coast of Maine, make your… …Continue Reading
Paul Kanavich has retired from his position here as, Parts Manager. We all wish him a very happy retirement! Robinhood Marine Center has added Scott Garman to take over the position of Parts Manager. Lets all welcome Scott!
Lecture in the Library tonight from 7:00 p.m to 8 p.m.