Temporary Road Closure
A section of the Western Mtn Road in Southwest Harbor will be closed until 8/18 while park crews replace a culvert with a new fish-friendly open bottom culvert. For more information and a map visit our Getting Around Page. More »
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.
Artists-in-Residence Classes at Acadia National Park
Contact: Wanda Moran, 207-288-8804
On Saturday, August 25, at the Schoodic section of Acadia, two artists-in-residence will be offering art sessions from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Join printmaker Tim Merrick to see him work and discuss technique as you try your own project. In the afternoon work with multi-medium artist Natalie Craig on coastal sketching or classroom collage. The activity selection is weather dependent. The cost for the sessions is $5. To reserve space, please call Kate Petrie at 288-1312, or e-mail her.
Did You Know?
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.