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  • 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.

Halloween fun for kids at Schoodic

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Date: October 22, 2013
Contact: Kate Petrie, 207-288-1312

Winter Harbor, Maine - On Saturday, October 26, from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., children ages 12 and under are invited to join Acadia National Park rangers on the SERC campus at Schoodic Point to explore the “eeek” in ecology. Meet at Moore Auditorium.

Activities will include games and art, a scavenger hunt, and a tour of the “Deep Boo Sea.” Learn about the creepy crawlies, bats, and spiders we have all around us. Kids are encouraged to wear their favorite Halloween costumes for the contest at 4 p.m.

This program is free of charge. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, call 207-288-1310. 

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.