Closures for Winter
December 2, 2013- Acadia is now in winter mode. Most of Park Loop Road, including Cadillac Mountain Road, is closed. Still open is the Ocean Drive section, from Schooner Head overlook to Otter Cliff Road, and Jordan Pond area via Jordan Pond Road. More »
Island Explorer June 23 through early October
Park Loop Road closed: December through April 14, 2014. Most of Park Loop Road, including the road to Cadillac Mountain, is closed. Two short sections of Park Loop Road remain open all year:
The brochure, Winter in Acadia, contains a map showing the open sections of the Park Loop Road.
Paved Roads closed: December through April 14, 2014.
Unpaved Roads closed: November 15 through May 14, 2014
Vehicle and Bus Rules and Restrictions
Did You Know?
Acadia National Park's carriage road system, built by John D. Rockefeller Jr., has been called “the finest example of broken stone roads designed for horse-drawn vehicles still extant in America.” Today, you can hike or bike 45 miles of these scenic carriage roads in the park.