Bar Harbor

Located on Mount Desert Island, Bar Harbor is your gateway into Acadia National Park. Sitting on the edge of this geologically unique granite intrusion, this colonial town offers both a historic introduction into the park and a practical start to outfitting for Maine's premier coastal adventure.

Top Adventures in Bar Harbor

Walk the Bar Harbor Shore Path

1.5 Miles Round Trip - 30 ft gain

Hike the Bar Island Trail in Acadia NP

1.9 Miles Round Trip - 160 ft gain

HIke the Dorr Mountain Loop via the Tarn Trail

4.75 Miles Round Trip - 1100 ft gain

Summit Dorr Mountain via the Ladder Trail

3.6 Miles Round Trip - 1100 ft gain

Lodging

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