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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.

Moore Auditorium Speaker Series

Man walking out of the main entrance of the Moore Auditorium

The John G. Moore Auditorium, completed in summer 2007, hosts this speaker series.

NPS/Todd Edgar

The Moore Auditorium Speaker Series is a public outreach effort designed to inform local audiences on a variety of natural science and cultural topics. Past topics have included the history of Saint Croix Island International Historic Site, education at Acadia, seabirds, weather trends, and more.

Speakers are generally scheduled on the second Saturday of each month. Check the schedule of events to see what's coming up.

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Did You Know?

Cobblestone Bridge, faced with rounded cobblestones, has a stream running underneath.

The historic carriage road system at Acadia National Park features 17 stone-faced bridges spanning streams, waterfalls, cliffs, and roads. The design of each bridge, such as Cobblestone Bridge, is unique.