• Views from Penobscot Mountain summit.

    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.

Deaf / Hearing Loss

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Ranger-led programs
If you would like to attend a park ranger program and need an ASL interpreter, please contact the park at least three weeks ahead of time: e-mail us. A list of current ranger-led programs is listed on our Schedule of Events page.
 
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Assistive Listening Devices
To amplify voice and improve understanding during park programs, personal assistive listening devices are available by advance reservation for ranger-led programs. (207) 288-8832 or e-mail us.
 
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Park Orientation Video
Enjoy a 15-minute open captioned narrative of the park at Hulls Cove Visitor Center.

Did You Know?

The wide carriage road is lined by the spring foliage of birch trees.

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.