Acadia National Park is a popular tourist destination located primarily on Mount Desert Island, Maine. It was established on January 19, 1929. The oceanside park is located near Bar Harbor, Maine, which features shops, restaurants, theaters and recreational opportunities. The park is 47,000 acres and hosts approximately 2 million visitors each year.
You Can Visit Acadia National Park For Free On These Days In 2022
On these six days, you can visit any national park for free. Here's some dates to remember.
Nearly Half Price Acadia National Park Passes Available During December 2021
The annual nearly half price Acadia National Park passes will be available for $28.00 during the month of December at the following locations. Passes must be purchased in person.
MDI Hospital’s Walk in the Park – Mondays and Wednesdays November 2021
MDI Hospital is continuing their popular Walk in the Park Program every Monday and Wednesday morning in November. All walks will begin at 8:30 a.m. Here's the schedule
Acadia National Park’s Thunder Hole Booming October 27 [PHOTOS]
With a Northeaster impacting New England it was the ideal time to visit Thunder Hole in Acadia National Park on Wednesday, October 27th!
Acadia National Park Entrance Passes Now Required Year Round
The rule has changed.
Acadia National Park’s Hull Cove Visitor’s Center to Close for the Season October 31
Effective November 1st Acadia National Park's Hull Cove Visitor's Center will be closed for the season. Park Ranger services will move to the Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce's Visitor Center at the corner of Cottage and Main Street in downtown Bar Harbor. Here are other closures you can expect in November
Acadia National Park Requiring Masks in All Enclosed Buildings effective August 18
Effective immediately everyone, regardless of vaccination status will be required to wear a mask in all National Park buildings at Acadia National Park, and all National Parks. This is addition to the requirement of wearing masks on all Island Explorer buses.
Supergirl Actress Enjoys Acadia National Park’s Beehive Trail
When she's not kicking butt on TV, she's hiking hers up the Beehive Trail.
Two Emergency Water Rescues at Acadia Require Life Flight
Life Flight was called to Acadia National Park twice on Saturday for water-involved injuries.
This Ancient Sea Cave Isn’t On Any Map Of Acadia National Park For Good Reasons
It's no longer on any current maps of Acadia National Park, and for very good reasons.