Park Loop Road opening
May 17, 2013: The entire Park Loop Road and all other paved roads in the park open today. All dirt roads in the park, including the Seal Cove Road, will open on June 3.
April 22, 2013: The Precipice, Orange and Black, Valley Cove, and Jordan Cliffs Trails are closed until further notice because of nesting peregrine falcons. All other trails in the park are open, whether accessible from the park or from state roads.
Hulls Cove Visitor Center
May 17, 2013: The visitor center will open on May 19 and will be open 9-5 every day. All park passes are available there. There is an accessible entrance at the back of the building for those who have trouble climbing stairs.
Links for Kids
Looking for fun things to do and new places to explore? Check out these links for fun activities, games, and more.
National Park Service Websites
WebRangers - Become a WebRanger! Design your own ranger station, explore the parks, and collect virtual junior ranger badges!
Junior Ranger Gazette - Learn fun facts, complete activities, and read stories about the national parks.
Keep Oceans Clean - Discover what you can do to protect our oceans while you play fun games.
Did You Know?
From late May to early October, park rangers at Acadia National Park offer a variety of programs to suit every interest and activity level. Programs include walks, talks, hikes, narrated boat cruises, bike rides, and more. Check out the Beaver Log for a schedule of programs. More...