The park

Acadia National Park is one of the smaller national parks in the United States but that doesn’t mean that this park is less special then other national parks. Actually the park exists¬† out of different islands. This park is located in Bar Harbor, Maine. There are a lot of different things to do and to see. Let’s start with all the things you can see in the park. There are a couple of high places in the park where you have a panoramic view over the lakes in the park. The views are breath taking. Mountains are the main thing you will see in Acadia National Park but there is more. There are also beaches in Acadia where you can relax.

Things to do in Acadia

There are a lot of different things to do in Acadia. You could do something active or just take it easy and enjoy the beautiful nature. There are different options for hiking, cycling, climbing or swimming, but there is more. If you want to discover the park by boat that’s not a problem. There are some tours by boat and this is really a great way to discover the park.
Acadia National Park offers another option to discover the park. There are special bus tours that will bring you to the most important places in Acadia. The tour takes about two and a half hour so this is a great way to see Acadia in a short time.

If you are not in the area of the park but you still want to visit the park there is a solution. There are buses that drive 8 different routes. These routes connect important places in the park with campgrounds, hotels and towns in the area of Acadia National Park. For more information you can visit the website of The Island Explorer Shuttlebus.

Campgrounds in Acadia National Park

When you are traveling with your RV you need a place to stay. That’s not a problem in Acadia. There are two different campgrounds in the park that allow RVs but the maximum length is 35 feet and there are no hookups. So if you stay here you need to make sure that you don’t need a hookup for your RV. For more information about these campgrounds you can visit the website of Acadia.

For more information about the national park you can visit the website of Acadia National Park.

More information

There is a really nice website over Acadia National Park covering the area with about 1.800 pages. You will find interactive maps of the whole park and there are a lot of pictures that can help you to prepare for your visit. For more information about this website visit

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