Acadia – Maine



Hulls Cove Visitor Center | Schooner Head Overlook | Cadillac Mountain summit


Date of Visits: July 20-22, 2010

How we got there: Part of a 2,800 mile road trip through Canada and the US.

Lodging: Acadia Pines Motel


  • Hike up Cadillac Mountain via Cadillac North Ridge Trail and Gorge Path
  • Sea Princess Cruise – Ranger-guided boat tour of Mt Desert Island’s coast and Little Cranberry Island.
  • Jordan Pond Trail – 3.3 mile loop trail around a tranquil interior lake.

Tips: Book lodging and activities early, this park fills up quickly for the summer season.

Next time: Precipice Trail hike up the cliffs of Champlain Mountain.
Visit the remote Isle Au Haut section of the park.