Closures for Winter
December 2, 2013- Acadia is now in winter mode. Most of Park Loop Road, including Cadillac Mountain Road, is closed. Still open is the Ocean Drive section, from Schooner Head overlook to Otter Cliff Road, and Jordan Pond area via Jordan Pond Road. 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?
Since 1999, propane-powered Island Explorer buses have carried more than two million passengers in Acadia National Park, eliminating more than 685,000 automobile trips and preventing 6,444 tons of greenhouse gases. The fare-free buses are supported by your entrance fees. More...