• Views from Penobscot Mountain summit.


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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.

Outdoor Activities

Routes, maps and regulations.


Where to go and what to look for.


Regulations and docks.


Hand-over-hand safety and regulations.


EarthCache Program
Exploring the park with GPS.


Licenses, locations, and lines.


Trails and maps.


Horseback Riding
Giddy-up on the horse-happy trails.


Leaf Peeping
Reds, golds, and oranges, oh my!


Locations: tables, and fireplaces.


Scenic Drives
From Otter Cliffs to Cadillac Mountain, take in the views.


Grab your floaty and dive in.


When the sea is away, the creatures come out to play.


We are gathered here today...


Winter Activities
Ski, snowmobile, skijor, and more!

Did You Know?

A Passamaquoddy birchbark basket with the image of a moose on it

The Passamaquoddy Kit is an educational tool for teachers to help teach students about Passamaquoddy culture in Maine. The kit is a collaboration between the Abbe Museum and Acadia National Park staff.