Acadia National Park's Maintenance Staff are continuing to make improvements to the Park, and the result is that certain parking lots will be closed next week, September 18th through the 21st. The one with the most impact may be the closure of the Thunder Hole parking lot on Tuesday, September 19th.

The work schedule is as follows:

Monday September 18 -  Ditches are scheduled to be restored at Norumbega Parking Lot.

Tuesday September 19 - The parking lot at Thunder Hole will be closed completely. Work will also be done on Schooner Head Road down to the Great Head parking area, although no closures are expected.

Wednesday September 20- The accessible parking lot at the Hulls Cove Visitor's Center will close for paving . Visitors with disabilities will be directed to an employee entrance during this time. Additional, the Tarn parking area will be closed for paving.

Thursday, September 21 - Schooner Head Road down past the Great Head Parking Area will be paved with flaggers directing one lane of alternating traffic