• 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.

  • Construction updates

    Construction is continuing throughout the park. More information can be found on our Temporary Closures page. More »

Acadia Jobs

Permanent Positions

 
National Park Service permanent positions become vacant occasionally. The application process varies for each job; please see announcements posted on USAJobs for details.

 

Seasonal Positions

 

Most summer seasonal positions at Acadia National Park are announced in December or January, although some positions, such as law enforcement positions, may be opened earlier. Applications are usually due in December or January and selections are made beginning in March. Seasonal positions at Acadia National Park will be posted on USAJobs. Application forms can be downloaded from that site.

 

Student and Recent Graduate Positions

 
If you are interested in student or recent graduate positions at national parks, visit USAJobs-Students and Recent Graduates.

 
Bruce holding peregrine
An Acadia biologist bands a peregrine falcon chick to help monitor nesting success in the park.
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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.