• Views from Penobscot Mountain summit.


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Picnic Areas


Bear Brook: 35 tables, 30 fireplaces
Fabbri: 23 tables and fireplaces
Frazer Point (Schoodic): 26 tables, 22 fireplaces
Pretty Marsh: 11 tables, 8 fireplaces
Seawall: 14 tables, 12 fireplaces
Thompson Island: 46 tables, 44 fireplaces

Did You Know?

A girl stands along the stone steps of the Kurt Diederich Path in this historic image taken around 1920.

Acadia National Park contains more than 120 miles of historic hiking trails. Many of these trails were established by local village improvement societies in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Today many of the historic features, such as stonework, are still visible.