• Views from Penobscot Mountain summit.

    Acadia

    National Park Maine

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  • Temporary Road Closure

    A section of the Western Mtn Road in Southwest Harbor will be closed until 8/18 while park crews replace a culvert with a new fish-friendly open bottom culvert. For more information and a map visit our Getting Around Page. More »

  • Trail Closure: Gorge Path weekdays, 7 am - 4 pm

    The section of the Gorge Path between the Hemlock Path intersection and the A. Murray Young Trail intersection is closed until rehabilitation work is completed. The closure will be in effect Mondays through Fridays only, from 7 am to 4 pm.

Professional Development

Teacher Workshops

Alongside other teachers, scientists and specialists we experiment with activities for your classroom, and discuss educational methods, tools, and resources. Professional development credit is provided by the University of Maine.

Teacher-Ranger-Teachers

Imagine spending your summer hiking through spruce-fir forests, exploring tidepools, or sailing on clear waters in search of bald eagles, porpoises, and seals! Leave your classroom behind to do all this and more as an Acadia National Park Teacher-Ranger-Teacher. Bring your stories and lessons of Acadia back to your students.