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.
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 Passamaquoddy Kit is an educational tool for teachers to help teach students about Passamaquoddy culture in Maine. The kit is a collaboration between the Abbe Museum and Acadia National Park staff.