April 22, 2013: The Precipice, Orange and Black, Valley Cove, and Jordan Cliffs Trails are closed until further notice because of nesting peregrine falcons. All other trails in the park are open, whether accessible from the park or from state roads.
June 14, 2013: The Western Mountain road loop is now open.
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 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.