• 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.

Management

Light shines on Bald Porcupine Island.

Light shines on Bald Porcupine Island

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Our Partners
Bookstore, research institute, and more.
 
The ocean meets granite cliffs topped by evergreens.

The ocean meets granite cliffs topped by evergreens

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Park Statistics
Numbers galore

 
Climbers at base of Otter Cliff.

Climbers at base of Otter Cliff.

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Laws & Policies
Rules, regulations, and rights.

 
Snowy evergreens against a blue sky

Snowy evergreens against a blue sky

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Your Dollars at Work
Where do your fees go?

 
Fall colors on a mountain

Fall colors on a mountain

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Doing Business With The Park
Commercial use authorizations and information

 
Man taking photos along the rocky shore.

Man taking photos along the rocky shore

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Park Planning
Governing principles and documents

 
Fire management staff control a prescribed fire.

Fire management staff control a prescribed fire.

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Fire Management
What we burn, and why.

 
Visitors on Cadillac Mountain

Visitors enjoy the summit of Cadillac Mountain.

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Resource Management
Balancing the visitor experience with resource needs.

 
A park ranger presents a program to a group of visitors on Sand Beach.

A park ranger presents a program to a group of visitors on Sand Beach.

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Jobs

Would you like to don the green and grey?

 
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Habitat protection at Cadillac Mountain overlook area
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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.