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    Acadia

    National Park Maine

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  • 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.

Acadia Fishing Details

Cold-Water Fishing

Motors over 10 horsepower are prohibited on:

Eagle Lake landlocked salmon
brook trout
lake trout
Echo Lake brook trout
landlocked salmon
Jordan Pond landlocked salmon
lake trout
Lower Hadlock Pond brook trout
brown trout
sunfish
white perch
Upper Hadlock Pond brook trout

Internal Combustion engines are prohibited on:

Bubble Pond brook trout
Witch Hole Pond brook trout

No motors are permitted on:

Half Moon Pond brook trout
Upper Breakneck Pond brook trout
Lower Breakneck Pond brook trout

There is no horsepower limit on:

Long Pond brook trout
landlocked salmon





Warm-Water Fishing

Motors over 10 horsepower are prohibited on:

Hodgdon Pond brown trout
chain pickerel
smallmouth bass
sunfish
white perch
yellow perch
Seal Cove Pond alewives
brown trout
chain pickerel
smallmouth bass
sunfish
white perch
white sucker
yellow perch


Internal Combustion engines are prohibited on:

Round Pond smallmouth bass


There is no horsepower limit on:

Long Pond smallmouth bass
chain pickerel

Did You Know?

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The Guide's Guide to Acadia National Park, originally created to share important information about the park's facilities and natural and cultural resources with commercial guides, is available to the public on this website. The guide contains everything you would want to know about the park. More...