Tag Archives: Acadia

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BAR HARBOR — Bike chains clicked and tires buzzed on the asphalt, accompanied by casual conversation and cool, crisp air flowing through the trees of […]

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Sitting atop the granite face of Otter Cliffs, Eli Simon’s legs comfortably dangled over the 110-foot crag as the waves thundered against the rock below, […]

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With 3.3 million visitors during Acadia National Park’s centennial celebration in 2016, it may take a little more planning to find your own special space […]

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Ellen Pierce grew up running, hiking, playing and swimming in Acadia National Park, which was practically in her Somesville backyard. From a young age, Pierce […]

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With 3.3 million visitors during Acadia national Park’s centennial celebration, officials are advising that it may take a little more planning to find your own […]

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One of the world’s most popular airplanes for sightseeing, used from Alaska to Africa, is now available for scenic tours of Acadia National Park and […]

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For more than 130 years, people have hiked the Asticou Path to a reward of freshly brewed tea and homemade popovers at Jordan Pond.

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Imagine Mount Desert Island’s forested mountain slopes clear-cut for dwellings, hotels and other development. This could be the picture if not for a dozen Harvard […]

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Local runner Gary Allen is almost 60 years old, but he feels like a kid again when he runs on the gravel carriage trails of Acadia National Park.

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“I wasn’t the most skilled soccer player in college,” said Ellsworth City Planner Michele Gagnon as she biked down a woodland road in Acadia National […]

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One of the two most beautiful experiences when coming to Downeast Maine is to take a ferry ride across the sun-speckled Frenchman Bay to Winter […]

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One of two routes up the south side of Dorr Mountain, the A. Murray Young Path is a hidden jewel in the Acadia National Park […]

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With even more than the usual 2.5 million annual visitors expected during this summer’s centennial celebration, officials are advising that it may take a little […]

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One hundred years ago, Acadia National Park was conserved to ensure that its stunning beauty, natural wonders and cultural treasures would be protected for the […]

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Bicyclists in Acadia National Park
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If you can’t remember how a bike helmet should fit, just remember: ears, eyes and mouth. Ears: The arch on the side of the helmet […]

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