Temporary Closures

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Current

Alert 1 , Severity ,closure ,, Wild Gardens closed starting June 12

CARRIAGE ROADS: Expect rolling closures of carriage roads in the vicinity of Jordan Pond and Bubble Pond, 7 am to 5 pm weekdays (except holidays) during June and July, to receive new surface work. Park staff will be present at intersections during the work to guide visitors.

FACILITIES: The Wild Gardens at Sieur de Mont Springs will close completely starting June 12 while a new irrigation system is installed. Work is expected to be complete by June 23. Access to the Nature Center, comfort station, and parking is not expected to be affected.

TRAILS: While peregrine falcons are defending nesting territories, Jordan Cliffs, Valley Cove, Precipice, and a portion of the Orange and Black Path will remain temporarily closed. More information is available in a recent park press release.

Last updated: 22 Jun 17
 
Map of rolling closures of carriage roads in summer 2017
 

Future


► At Duck Creek Bridge, from 7 to 11 am Thu July 13, the Park Loop Road will reduce to one lane of travel with alternating traffic controlled by flaggers. Delays are expected to be minor. The site is about halfway between Hulls Cove Visitor Center and Route 233

► A carriage road and trail from Jordan Pond Gatehouse east to Wildwood Stables, between numbered intersection signposts 16 and 17, will be closed Aug 1 through October to repair a collapsed retaining wall.

► Portions of the parking lot of Sand Beach will close for paving for several weeks over the summer.

► One-day closures are expected for paving over the summer at Hulls Cover Visitor Center accessible parking, Norumbega parking, Schooner Head Road (Great Head section), Stanley Brook Road, Tarn parking, Thunder Hole parking.

► Effective Labor Day through July 2018, the tea lawn at Jordan Pond House will be closed for a lawn rehabilitation project.

► At some point after Labor Day, portions of the parking lot at the summit of Cadillac Mountain will close to move sidewalks and lift curbs.

 

Last updated: June 22, 2017

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