• Views from Penobscot Mountain summit.

    Acadia

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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.

SEA Teacher Institutes

Park ranger and teacher identify plants.

Teacher institutes guide exploration of the the park.

NPS/Karen Lanier

Teachers interested in qualifying to bring their students to the residential Schoodic Education Adventure (SEA) program must attend a mandatory accredited institute to learn about programming options, campus logistics, funding assistance, and other important information.

Several different multi-day institutes are offered. See Professional Development for a current list of topics and dates.

For institute details and applications, contact the SEA Director via e-mail or call 207-288-8808.

Did You Know?

From atop Cadillac Mountain, the sun is just starting to rise over the Porcupine Islands.

Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National Park is the tallest mountain along the eastern coast of the United States. During certain times of the year, it is the first place in the U.S. to see sunrise.