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.
Construction is continuing throughout the park. More information can be found on our Temporary Closures page. More »
What Do Rangers Do - Teacher Resources
A classroom presentation entitled "What Do Park Rangers Do?" kicks off this program for third-grade students, which culminates in a Junior Ranger Day held in the park. Children receive junior ranger patches and participate in a variety of service projects. Junior ranger books are available for a small fee when purchasing classroom quantities.
All items are available from the Educator's Resource Library unless otherwise indicated with a *.
Adventure in the Everglades
Carlsbad Caverns National Park
Conviction of the Heart
Kids Explore America's National Parks
Kids Explore The Everglades
Meet the Mentor Video
National Park Service: An American Legacy
The WebRangers site is a National Park Service site full of activities for kids of all ages.
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.