Temporary Closures

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For real-time, field-based updates from park rangers and volunteers about current conditions and closures throughout the park, follow @AcadiaAlerts on Twitter at https://twitter.com/AcadiaAlerts

 

Current

Alert 1 , Severity ,closure ,, Wild Gardens closed starting June 12
The Hulls Cove Visitor Center will be operating without electricity on Friday, July 21, due to a planned outage to move power lines. Visitor services at Hulls Cove will be limited to park information and portable toilets set up outside of the visitor center.

The Island Explorer will be operating out of Hulls Cove on its normal schedule, but the electronic departure board will not be in service.

Park entrance passes will not be sold on site, but can be obtained at other locations, including the Thompson Island and Village Green information stations, and the Sand Beach entrance station. Weekly entrance passes are also available for purchase online at go.nps.gov/AcadiaPass.

CARRIAGE ROADS: Expect rolling closures of carriage roads, 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.

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.

 

Future


► 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: July 19, 2017

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