• Views from Penobscot Mountain summit.

    Acadia

    National Park Maine

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  • 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.

  • Bubble Pond Carriage Road closure

    Bubble Pond Carriage Road will be closed to all traffic Monday 9/15- Wednesday 9/17 from the parking lot to Triad-Day Mountain Bridge. More »

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 Schoodic 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
Schoodic 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 girl stands along the stone steps of the Kurt Diederich Path in this historic image taken around 1920.

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.