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The Porcupine Islands.
The Porcupine Islands.

View from Cadillac Mountain of the Porcupine Islands.

NPS/Kent Miller

Bass Harbor Head Light
Bass Harbor Head Light

Bass Harbor Head Light at dusk

NPS/Kent Miller

Sunrise on Cadillac.
Sunrise on Cadillac.

Sunrise shining through low stratus clouds.

NPS/Kristi Rugg

Jesup Path in the fall.
Jesup Path in the fall.

Jesup Path in the fall.

NPS/Greta Rybus

Enjoying sunset atop Cadillac
Enjoying sunset atop Cadillac

Couple enjoys sunset atop Cadillac Mountain.

NPS/Kristi Rugg

Old School Camping
Old School Camping

Historic photo of campers in a canvas tent.

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Acadia National Park

People have been drawn to the rugged coast of Maine throughout history. Awed by its beauty and diversity, early 20th-century visionaries donated the land that became Acadia National Park. The park is home...[more]

Address

Acadia National Park
P.O. Box 177
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Phone:(207) 288 3338
Email:acadia_information@nps.gov

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Directions

From Boston take I-95 north to Augusta, Maine, then Route 3 east to Ellsworth, and on to Mount Desert Island. For an alternate route, continue on I-95 north to Bangor, Maine, then take Route 1A east to Ellsworth. In Ellsworth, take Route 3 to Mount Desert Island. http://www.nps.gov/acad/planyourvisit/directions.htm

Activities
  • AUTO TOURING AUTO TOURING
  • BIKING BIKING
  • BOATING BOATING
  • CAMPING CAMPING
  • CLIMBING CLIMBING
  • FISHING FISHING
  • HIKING HIKING
  • HORSEBACK RIDING HORSEBACK RIDING
  • PADDLING PADDLING
  • PHOTOGRAPHY PHOTOGRAPHY
  • SWIMMING SWIMMING
  • WILDLIFE VIEWING WILDLIFE VIEWING
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