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    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 »

Friends of Acadia Recreation Intern and Ridgerunners

Ridgerunners

Hauling brush to narrow Little Moose Island Trails

Friends of Acadia has supported the seasonal staff for the visitor use program from its inception. A recreation intern assists with monitoring and research activity and three to four ridgerunners educate visitors about Leave No Trace and maintain cairns on park trails. For more information, visit the Friends of Acadia website.
 
Building cairns
Building cairns

Did You Know?

Bronze statue of a Passamaquoddy man

Saint Croix Island International Historic Site is a National Park Service site located within three hours of Acadia. Saint Croix commemorates the first French attempt at a permanent settlement in N. America. Explore the mainland site with an interpretive trail featuring bronze statues and waysides. More...