Welcome to Acadia National Park

on Mount Desert Island in Maine

Acadia - it´s our national park on one of the world´s most beautiful islands. Imagine 24 mountain peaks and a fiord on an island the size of Martha´s Vineyard. Now come explore it with nation park programs that delight families, hikers, photographers, and the naturalist in all of us.

Here´s everything you need to start planning your vacation now.



Guides & Outfitters

See the sun rise from Cadillac Mountain. Then experience Maine's iconic beauty by bike, kayak, historic sailing sloop or in a rock climbing harness! Here are the best tours, guides, and rental shops to help you explore.




Lobsters, steamers, and blueberry pie are on the menu at harborside lobster pounds. Relax at local wine bars and award-winning micro-breweries. And be sure to experience the farm-to-fork creativity of MDI's best chefs.



Inns & Rentals

Bar Harbor is only one of the villages dotted around Acadia National Park, where you can relax in the way life was meant to be. Find a waterfront inn, B&B with decadent breakfasts, or family-friendly cottage rental.

Why You'll Love Hiking Gorham Mountain Trail

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August 31 - September 4 '17

Blue Hill Fair


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