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.
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.
Annual Employee Safety Award
Contact: Len Bobinchock, 207-288-8701
Sheridan Steele, Superintendent, Acadia National Park, is pleased to announce that Paul Crowley, maintenance worker, and Cheryl Sullivan, volunteer for the Maintenance Division, have been chosen as the 2009 Acadia National Park Employee Safety Award winners.
Paul Crowley’s efforts in providing a safe, healthy environment for park employees have helped reduce the number of accidents, injuries and illnesses at Acadia National Park. The performance of his daily actions and duties exemplifies his support for Acadia National Park’s Safety Program.
Cheryl Sullivan’s attitude, enthusiasm and commitment to Acadia National Park’s Safety Program have assisted Acadia National Park in reducing the injury and Accidents Park wide.
The Acadia National Park Safety Award Program was created to recognize employees who demonstrate a commitment to improving the safety and welfare of park visitors, employees and volunteers.
Did You Know?
Acadia National Park contains more than 120 miles of historic hiking trails. Many of these trails were established by local village improvement societies in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Today many of the historic features, such as stonework, are still visible.