• Views from Penobscot Mountain summit.

    Acadia

    National Park Maine

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  • 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.

  • Bubble Pond Carriage Road closure

    Bubble Pond Carriage Road will be closed to all traffic Monday 9/15- Wednesday 9/17 from the parking lot to Triad-Day Mountain Bridge. More »

Things To Do

Visitor biking on Otter Creek Causeway along Park Loop Road

Biker on Park Loop Road.

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Outdoor Activities
Hiking, biking, climbing, and other adventures!
 
Two young boys enjoy the surf at Sand Beach.

Two young boys enjoying the surf on Sand Beach.

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For Kids
Junior Ranger program and kids' activities.

 
An Island Explorer bus waits to pick up passengers along the shoreline.

Island Explorer bus tour.

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Guided Tours
By bus and carriage, or with a ranger.

 
A park ranger presents a program to a group of visitors on Sand Beach.

Park Ranger presents program on Sand Beach.

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Schedule of Events
Current and upcoming programs and events.

 
Owl stares out from evergreen tree

Owl stares out of an evergreen tree.

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Nearby Attractions
Federal parks, state parks, and wildlife refuges.

Did You Know?

From atop Cadillac Mountain, the sun is just starting to rise over the Porcupine Islands.

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.