I'm not sure what the fascination is with driving on the beach in Bar Harbor. This group drove out on the beach around 6:34 PM on Saturday, August 17th, with low tide at 7PM.

Photo Joy O'Shaughnessy‎
Photo Joy O'Shaughnessy‎

I'm not sure if people think that the ocean bottom is going to be magically rock hard once the water recedes or what? But if you drive a heavy vehicle onto the sand, there's a 99.9% chance it's going to sink into the non-compacted sand.

The end result? You and about a dozen of your friends are going to have to try and push the vehicle or worse, you'll need a tow truck or excavator!

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