• Views from Penobscot Mountain summit.

    Acadia

    National Park Maine

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  • Temporary Road Closure

    A section of the Western Mtn Road in Southwest Harbor will be closed until 8/18 while park crews replace a culvert with a new fish-friendly open bottom culvert. For more information and a map visit our Getting Around Page. More »

  • 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.

SERC - More Information

 

Contact Us
For park-related science questions, contact David Manski, Chief of Resource Management, by e-mail or at (207)288-8720.

For information about the use of SERC facilities and partnership and collaborative opportunities, contact SERC Institute by e-mail or call (207)288-1326.

For general information about Acadia National Park, contact park staff via e-mail or call (207)288-3338 (then dial '0').

Mailing Address
SERC Institute
Acadia National Park
P.O. Box 177
Bar Harbor, Maine 04609

 
Directional map to SERC

Location and Directions
SERC is located on the scenic Maine coast near the village of Winter Harbor, an hour and a half drive from Bar Harbor and Bangor, Maine, which offer year-round air and ground transportation service.

In summer, a free shuttle provides transportation between the SERC campus, villages of Prospect Harbor and Winter Harbor, and ferry terminal. The ferry provides seasonal passenger service between Winter Harbor and Bar Harbor.

 
Publications
Artist-In-Residence Program (pdf - 215kb)
Schoodic Education Adventure Program - page one (pdf - 1.6mb) and page two (pdf - 923kb)
SERC Brochure (pdf - 863kb)
Schoodic General Management Plan Amendment and Environmental Impact Statement
Schoodic Peninsula Handout (pdf - 201kb)
 

Did You Know?

A Passamaquoddy birchbark basket with the image of a moose on it

The Passamaquoddy Kit is an educational tool for teachers to help teach students about Passamaquoddy culture in Maine. The kit is a collaboration between the Abbe Museum and Acadia National Park staff.