People dressed in jackets and hats rake leaves out of ditches running along either side of a gravel road.
Volunteers help the park prepare the carriage roads for the winter.

Friends of Acadia/Earl Brechlin


General Information

For available volunteer positions, visit volunteer.gov.
To find out more about volunteering at Acadia, contact the volunteer coordinator 207-288-8716 or e-mail.
Would you like to sign up to volunteer? Please fill out our I want to volunteer form!


Current Volunteer Opportunities


Annual Events

Schoodic Spring/Fall Clean Up-help us clean up the shoreline at our Schoodic district.
National Trails Day-join us the first Saturday in June, to assist in a half-days worth of trail maitenance in the park.
Take Pride in Acadia Day - help us put our Carriage Roads to bed! This yearly event happens on the first Saturday in November and is sponsored by Friends of Acadia.



Are you and artist who is interested in doing a focused study on one of your favorite National Parks? The Artist-In-Residence program maybe just for you, visit our Artist-in-Residence page to learn more.



Acadia Youth Conservation Corps (AYCC)- This is a full-time, eight week trail maitenance program for High School Students, that runs lates June to mid-August. Join a team of your peers and help restorre and maintain Acadia's beloved trails and carriage roads. Accepting applications until April 20th.


Last updated: March 15, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 177
Bar Harbor, ME 04609


(207) 288-3338

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