April 22, 2013: The Precipice, Orange and Black, Valley Cove, and Jordan Cliffs Trails are closed until further notice because of nesting peregrine falcons. All other trails in the park are open, whether accessible from the park or from state roads.
June 14, 2013: The Western Mountain road loop is now open.
Acadia National Park has two beaches staffed with lifeguards during the summer:
For information on water quality through Maine Healthy Beaches program, click here.
Many other lakes and ponds are public water supplies where swimming, wading, and pets are prohibited. Please respect posted regulations.
Did You Know?
Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National Park is the tallest mountain along the eastern coast of the United States. During certain times of the year, it is the first place in the U.S. to see sunrise.