• Views from Penobscot Mountain summit.

    Acadia

    National Park Maine

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  • Temporary Road Closure

    A section of the Western Mtn Road in Southwest Harbor will be closed until 8/18 while park crews replace a culvert with a new fish-friendly open bottom culvert. For more information and a map visit our Getting Around Page. More »

  • 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.

Support Your Park

The park is able to accept direct donations. If you are interested in donating directly to the park, you may contact the superintendent by phone (207-288-8700) or e-mail. Donations (checks payable to the National Park Service) may be sent to:

Superintendent
PO Box 177
Bar Harbor, ME 04609

 
An artist-in-residence paints the Schoodic shore.

An artist-in-residence paints the Schoodic shore.

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Volunteer

The who, what, where, when, and how.

 
An intern leads children across a gravel bar during low tide.

An intern leads children across a gravel bar during low tide.

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Join Our Friends
Visit our supporting partners, SERC and Friends of Acadia.

 
The ocean meets granite cliffs topped by evergreens.

The ocean meets granite cliffs topped by evergreens.

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Leave No Trace
For this and all future generations.

 
Volunteers rake leaves along a carriage road during the 2011 Take Pride in Acadia Day, co-sponsored by Friends of Acadia.
Volunteers rake leaves along a carriage road during the 2011 Take Pride in Acadia Day, co-sponsored by Friends of Acadia.
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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.