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    Acadia

    National Park Maine

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  • 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.

Passamaquoddy Kit Timeline

Folded representation of timeline.
Below is a sample timeline that the students can create using the timeline templates. Individual panels can be taped together into one long piece that will fold like an accordion. Through this exercise, it is hoped that students will not only learn about historic Passamaqoddy events but also place them within the context of other significant events throughout the world.
 
Layout of Passamaquoddy Timeline
 
A digital representation of a timeline is available and gives a good idea as to what a student's finished product will look like. To navigate about the Quicktime timeline (339 kb) wait for it to load and then use your mouse to click and drag within the image to the right or left.

Did You Know?

The wide carriage road is lined by the spring foliage of birch trees.

Acadia National Park's carriage road system, built by John D. Rockefeller Jr., has been called “the finest example of broken stone roads designed for horse-drawn vehicles still extant in America.” Today, you can hike or bike 45 miles of these scenic carriage roads in the park.