Top Spots

Penny's Preserve via Peter's Brook Trail

Blue Hill, Maine

2.77 mi / 285 ft gain

Hike Blue Hill Mountain

Blue Hill, Maine

2 mi / 600 ft gain

Blue Hill Mountain Loop

Blue Hill, Maine

1.98 mi / 581 ft gain

View the Milky Way at Curtis Cove Beach

Blue Hill, Maine

2.5

Bluff Head Preserve Loop

Sedgwick, Maine

1.1 mi / 95 ft gain

Kayak Downeast Maine

Blue Hill, Maine

Snow's Cove Preserve Loop

Sedgwick, Maine

1.96 mi / 190 ft gain

Carter Nature Preserve Loop

Surry, Maine

1.77 mi / 151 ft gain

Patten Stream Trail

Surry, Maine

1.64 mi / 112 ft gain

Places to stay

Mount Desert, Maine

Noonie's Nest | Waterfront Cottage with Fireplace

From $161 / night

Bar Harbor, Maine

Dory Haven: Cove-Front Cottage with Sunroom, Porch

From $180 / night

Ellsworth, Maine

Peaceful Retreat on Leonard Lake, Grill & Firepit

From $140 / night

Ellsworth, Maine

Lake Cottage | Dock, Canoe, Grill & Firepit

From $100 / night

Bar Harbor, Maine

Sea Glass Cottage with Screened Patio, Near Acadia

From $122 / night

Guides and stories

Why You Should Visit Acadia National Park Anytime This Year

Chris Mongeau

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