Trail Closures: Peregrine Falcon Nesting
Precipice Cliff, Valley Cove, and Jordan Cliff areas are closed to all public entry until further notice for peregrine falcon nesting season. More »
Cultural Connections programs rescheduled for 7/16/2014 due to weather
Ash Log Pounding demo will take place today 11 am-3 pm at the Abbe Museum downtown (26 Mount Desert St, Bar Harbor). The Burnurwurbskek Singers have been rescheduled to perform on Cadillac Summit next Wed, July 23 at 11 am.
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?
Acadia National Park contains more than 120 miles of historic hiking trails. Many of these trails were established by local village improvement societies in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Today many of the historic features, such as stonework, are still visible.