Closures for Winter
December 2, 2013: Acadia is now in winter mode, which means that most of Park Loop Road, including Cadillac Mt. road, is closed. Still open is the Ocean Drive section,from Schooner Head overlook to Otter Cliff Rd., and Jordan Pond area via Jordan Pond Rd. More »
Fire Management Operations Burn Scheduled
The Fire Management Operation plans to burn a large debris pile at Satterlee Pit tomorrow, Thursday December 12, 2013 and the Cadillac Orchard piles on Friday, December 13, 2013. More »
Dorr Summit (360°, 2.25 MB)
Nestled between Cadillac Mountain and Frenchman Bay, Dorr Mountain is the third tallest mountain on Mount Desert Island.
NPS/Todd M. Edgar
Schoodic Coast (360°, 2.16 MB)
Pink granite and black diabase dikes form the rocky coastline of the Schoodic Peninsula.
Sunrise on Ocean Drive (360°, 1.8 MB)
The sun rises along Ocean Drive with views of Gorham Mountain to the east and Otter Cliff to the west.
Dancehall Rocks (360°, 1.8 MB)
Waves break on an unusually flat slab of granite on the south side of Baker Island, about three miles off the coast of Mount Desert Island.
Did You Know?
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.