• 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.

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?

CCC members take a break from their work to admire the view along the ocean.

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.