PO Box 177, Route 233, Bar Harbor Maine 04609
Acadia National Park was the first park established east of the Mississippi River. Situated on Mt. Desert Island
, the park covers more than 40,000 acres and includes Isle au Haut and the Schoodic Peninsula. The park contains several peaks, including the highest granite mountain on the east coast, Mount Cadillac, as well as numerous public access beach areas.
Remote and inaccessible to car traffic, the Isle of Haut is linked to the mainland by a mailboat from Stonington. Limited camping on the Isle is available.
The Hulls Cove Visitor Center on Route 3 offers park touring literature, as well as cultural and natural area history displays. Other park facilities include the Sieur de Monts Spring Nature Center, Thompson Island Information Center, a variety of scenic trails and several campgrounds.
(Bar Harbor) Acadia National Park
12/07 Coming to The Bar Harbor area
Acadia Birding Festival Bar Harbor ME May30-June2 Celebrate the ecological wonders of the birds of the Gulf of Maine at the Acadia Birding Festival. Explore Mount Desert Island and its birds through numerous events and venues.
Maine Yoga Festival Portland ME July13-14 Maine YogaFest is a premiere wellness event for the Maine community to come together, celebrate the healing powers of yoga and encourage a healthy, peaceful and compassionate way of living
Bates Dance Festival Lewiston ME June28-August10 Bates Dance Festival brings together an international community of choreographers, performers, educators and students in a cooperative community to study, perform and create new work. It enables artists, students and audiences to share their knowledge and inspiration through workshops, jams, discussions, informal showings and performances.
Great Falls Yoga Festival Lewiston ME September28 Great Falls Yoga Festival is a community event celebrating and highlighting the talents of local, state and regional yoga teachers, healers, and artists.