- December 24 - December 26
- Sunday: Closed
- Monday: Closed
- Tuesday: Closed
- New Years:
- December 31 -
- Sunday: -
- Monday: Closed
- November 22 - November 23
- Wednesday: -
- Thursday: Closed
2 Cottage St., Chamber of Commerce
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
From Boston take I-95 north to Augusta, Maine, then Route 3 east to Ellsworth, and on to Mount Desert Island. For an alternate route, continue on I-95 north to Bangor, Maine, then take Route 1A east to Ellsworth. In Ellsworth, take Route 3 to Mount Desert Island.
Located on Mount Desert Island in Maine, Acadia experiences all four seasons. Summer temperatures range from 45-90F (7-30C). Fall temperatures range from 30-70F (-1-21C). Typically the first frost is in mid-October and first snowfall begins in November and can continue through April with an average accumulation of 73 inches (185 cm). Winter temperatures range from 14-35F (-10 - 2C). Spring temperatures range from 30-70F (-1-21C).
For more information about entrance fees and where to buy your park pass, visit our Fees & Passes page.
Acadia Entrance Fee - Private Vehicle - $25.00
Admits private, non-commercial vehicle (15 passenger capacity or less) and all occupants. Valid for 7 days. If a vehicle pass is purchased, no other pass is necessary.
Acadia Entrance Fee - Motorcycle - $20.00
Admits one or two passengers on a private, non-commercial motorcycle. Valid for 7 days.
Acadia Entrance Fee - Per Person - $12.00
Admits one individual with no car (bicyclist, hiker, pedestrian). Youth 15 and under are admitted free of charge. Valid for 7 days.
Acadia Annual Pass - $50.00
Valid for 12 months from purchase date. This pass provides access to Acadia National Park only. This pass admits the pass holder and passengers in a non-commercial vehicle.
For more information about visitor centers, visit our Operating Hours & Seasons page.
Hulls Cove Visitor Center
Information, park movie, park passes, exhibits, and Eastern National bookstore.
Thompson Island Information Center
Park and chambers of commerce information and park passes.
Village Green Information Center
Information, Island Explorer buses, and park passes.
Islesford Historical Museum
Museum, exhibits, and Eastern National bookstore.
Sieur de Monts Nature Center
Exhibits, information, hiking information, and Wild Gardens.
Rockefeller Welcome Center
Exhibits about old Navy base and information.
Schoodic Woods Campground
Information, Camping, Island Explorer buses, and park passes.
General Information • Camping • History • Weather • Wildlife
Get the latest updates on weather, facility, and trail closures, and construction projects.
Are visitors allowed to harvest mushrooms, or fly a drone in Acadia? Check out highlights of the park's important Rules and Regulations
Visitor Centers • Campgrounds • Winter Operations
Yes, you can get there from here.
Mount Desert Island • Islesford • Schoodic Peninsula
Bring your furry family member along.
Leef Peeping • Seasons • Current Conditions
Last updated: February 14, 2018