Carriage Roads Closed
All park carriage roads are closed until further notice to prevent damage during the spring thaw. For more information: (207) 288-3338
Trail Closures: Peregrine Falcon Nesting
Precipice Cliff and Valley Cove areas are closed to all public entry until further notice for peregrine falcon nesting season. More »
Blackwoods Campground is open
Blackwoods Campground is open and is sites are available by self-registration at the campground. More »
2014 Season Openings
Park Loop Rd, Cadillac Mountain Rd, & Hulls Cove Visitor Center is open. Call (207) 288-3338 or follow us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/AcadiaNPS) for more information More »
Jordan Pond boat ramp parking lot is closed for construction
It's scheduled to reopen on June 28. There may be intermittent openings at the discretion of the contractor. The North Lot parking area will remain open for access to the Jordan Pond House Restaurant & hiking & biking trails.
Taking Acadia's Pulse: Scientific Monitoring in National Parks
Date: July 7 - 11, 2014
Cost: $849 (course fee, meals, lodging, on-site transportation, course materials)
4.0 CEUs available
For information contact the Schoodic Education Office at e-mail us
To register go to: http://www.uevent.com/registration?code=ELKCDWOHIK
Discovering National Park Science: Ecosystem Monitoring Field Trip
Date: July 28 - August 1, 2014
Cost: $849 (course fee, lab fee, meals, lodging, on-site transportation, class materials)
4.0 CEUs available
For more information contact the Schoodic Education Office at e-mail us.
To register visit: http://www.uevent.com/registration?code=6SH6E8LZV0
All lodging, meals, course materials, and in-class transportation provided. Lodging consists of air-conditioned dorm rooms (2 people/room) with a shared bathroom. Hot meals are served on campus with box lunches provided for field trips. Field trips will include moderate hikes on the peninsula and at various locations across Mount Desert Island, travel by van, wading in shallow wetlands and coastal habitats.
Accreditation: University of Maine CEU - Conference Services
For more information call: 207-288-1312 or visit http://www.sercinstitute.org/.
Did You Know?
The historic carriage road system at Acadia National Park features 17 stone-faced bridges spanning streams, waterfalls, cliffs, and roads. The design of each bridge, such as Cobblestone Bridge, is unique.