The Lobstermen

Merritt Carey, Sternman

Tenants Harbor, ME

Merritt grew up spending summers in Tenants Harbor, a small fishing village on the western …

Brian Billings

Deer Isle, ME

Brian Billing hails from Deer Isle, which lies along the Eastern edge of Penobscot Bay. …

Frank Gotwals

Stonington, Maine

Fisherman Frank Gotwals hails from Stonington, Maine’s lobster capital. Stonington lands more lobster than any …

Cyrus Sleeper

South Thomaston, Maine

Cyrus Sleeper’s dad—the first lobsterman of the Sleeper family—used to take his son out on …

Steve Train

Long Island, Maine

After majoring in small business at Northeastern University in Boston, Steve Train returned to his …

Bruce Fernald

Islesford, Hancock County

The lobstering industry isn’t known for its glitz and glamour, but one of Maine’s own …

Andy Grove

Stonington, Jericho Bay

Andrew Gove, 83, is a man who sticks to things. Take, for instance, lobstering. On …

The Gamage Family

South Bristol, Muscongus Bay

On a crisp March morning, Arnie Gamage Jr., 59, and his sons, Adam, 36, and …

Sam Hyler

Islesford, Frenchman’s Bay

It’s amazing what a bit of bad weather can do to you when you are …