Acadia National Park is one of the most beautiful National Parks in the country. With scenic views around every corner, it’s the perfect setting for an afternoon picnic, a bike ride, or a day hike. Checkout some of the park’s main attractions:
- Jordan Pond House
- Cadillac Mountain Summit
- Thunder Hole
- Bass Harbor Lighthouse
- Carriage Roads
Directions by Car
From Boston take I-95 north to Augusta, Maine, then Route 3 east to Ellsworth, and on to Mount Desert Island. For an alternate route, continue on I-95 north to Bangor, Maine, then take Route 1A east to Ellsworth. In Ellsworth, take Route 3 to Mount Desert Island.
Remember when planning your trips to Acadia National Park to always consider the Island Explorer for your method of getting around the park. Its free and makes traveling through the park simple. Island Explorer stops at the Jordan Pond House every 20 minutes during the season so you do not have worry about parking issues. The best way to visit the Jordan Pond House!