• Views from Penobscot Mountain summit.


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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.

Paw Press Education Newsletter

Welcome to the Acadia Paw Press, the official newsletter of the education district of Acadia National Park. Each edition of the Acadia Paw Press contains information about program offerings, news, and important updates for educators. Current and past issues of the newsletter are available here in pdf format (free Adobe Reader is necessary to open these files).

Paw Press

2012-2013 School Year
Spring 2013 (pdf - 912KB)
Fall 2012 (pdf - 649KB)

2011-2012 School Year
Spring 2012 (pdf - 1.4MB)
Fall 2011 (pdf - 1.3MB)

2010-2011 School Year
Spring 2011 (pdf - 821KB)
Fall 2010 (pdf - 593KB)

2009-2010 School Year
Spring 2010 (pdf - 841KB)
Fall 2009 (pdf - 355KB)

2008-2009 School Year
Spring 2009 (pdf - 315KB)
Fall 2008 (pdf - 265KB)

2007-2008 School Year
Spring 2008 (pdf - 337KB)
Fall 2007 (pdf - 524KB)

2006-2007 School Year
Spring 2007 (pdf - 297KB)
Fall 2006 (pdf - 283KB)

2005-2006 School Year
Spring 2006 (pdf - 230KB)
Fall 2005 (pdf - 270KB)

2004-2005 School Year
Spring 2005 (pdf - 208KB)
Fall 2004 (pdf - 199KB)

Did You Know?

CCC members take a break from their work to admire the view along the ocean.

The Civilian Conservation Corps performed important work in Acadia National Park, including clearing brush, setting stones, and constructing Seawall Campground. Today park headquarters is located in the former CCC camp.