Winter Storm Watch
Tuesday, December 17, 2013: We are expecting a winter storm tonight through tomorrow Wednesday, December 18, 2013 which may result in approximately 8-12 inches (20-30 cm) of snow. More »
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 »
Area Lake and Pond Conditions
As of Monday, December 16, 2013 snow and ice have accumulated on area lakes and ponds, but there is not yet enough ice to safely walk, snowmobile, or ski across. More »
Goods & Services
The park is surrounded by local communities, where many goods and services are available, including gas stations, grocery stores, and other stores. For more information, contact local chambers of commerce.
Post Offices can be found on Mount Desert Island, Schoodic Peninsula, and Islesford. For information on locations and operating hours, visit the United States Postal Service here.
To help ensure your safety and the safety of other park visitors, the park's policy regarding the use and possession of alcohol is as follows:
Did You Know?
Saint Croix Island International Historic Site is a National Park Service site located within three hours of Acadia. Saint Croix commemorates the first French attempt at a permanent settlement in N. America. Explore the mainland site with an interpretive trail featuring bronze statues and waysides. More...