• Views from Penobscot Mountain summit.

    Acadia

    National Park Maine

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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.

Newspaper Archive

2011 Beaver Log, top of front page

Past issues of the Beaver Log are posted on this page. Use them only to get a general idea of what happens from June through October, as ranger-led program schedules and other information vary from year to year. What happens next year will likely be different from what took place this year.

 

2011

2011 Beaver Log (pdf - 1mb)


2010

2010 Beaver Log (pdf - 779kb)


2009

September 2009 Beaver Log (pdf - 978kb)

July/August 2009 Beaver Log (pdf - 1.4mb)

June 2009 Beaver Log (pdf - 611kb)


 

2008

September/October
- with pictures (pdf - 1.2mb)
- without pictures for faster loading (pdf - 635kb)

July/August
- with pictures (pdf - 2.1mb)
- without pictures for faster loading (pdf - 1.2mb)

June
- with pictures (pdf - 595kb)
- without pictures for faster loading (pdf - 136kb)


2007

September/October
- with pictures (pdf - 466kb)
- without pictures for faster loading (pdf - 193kb)

July/August
- with pictures (pdf - 451kb)
- without pictures for faster loading (pdf - 201kb)

June
- with pictures (pdf - 567kb)
- without pictures for faster loading (pdf - 148kb)

May
- with pictures (pdf - 209kb)


2006

September/October
- with pictures (pdf - 503kb)
- without pictures for faster loading (pdf - 357kb)

July/August
- with pictures (pdf - 405kb)
- without pictures for faster loading (pdf - 357kb)

June
- with pictures (pdf - 392kb)
- without pictures for faster loading (pdf - 138kb)

Did You Know?

The wide carriage road is lined by the spring foliage of birch trees.

Acadia National Park's carriage road system, built by John D. Rockefeller Jr., has been called “the finest example of broken stone roads designed for horse-drawn vehicles still extant in America.” Today, you can hike or bike 45 miles of these scenic carriage roads in the park.