• Views from Penobscot Mountain summit.

    Acadia

    National Park Maine

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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.

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?

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.