Discover Acadia National Park Guide Book

by Jerry & Marcy Monkman (Appalachian Mountain Club Books)
Discover Acadia National Park  by Jerry & Marcy Monkman

288pp/photos/maps
ISBN: 1934028290

Discover Acadia National Park, 3rd Edition includes the 50 best hiking, biking, and paddling trips in Acadia for all ability levels, including hikes up Cadallac Mountain and cycling trips on the Park’s popular carriage roads. This completely revised edition includes five new trips and the most up-to-date information on where to go and what to do during a visit to New England’s only national park. First-time visitors and veteran explorers alike will enjoy this comprehensive guide to trips on Mt. Desert Island, Isle au Haut, and the Schoodic Peninsula. Perfect for a day trip or multi-day excursion, this guidebook will reveal scenic bike paths, cobblestone beaches, glacial ponds, granite peaks, and ocean-side cliffs.

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Trails from the "Discover Acadia National Park" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 50.
... Preview: See the only fjord on the East Coast of the United States. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Mount Desert, ME - Hiking - Trail Length: 3.7
... Preview: Ride through an enchanting evergreen forest with streams lined with pink-granite stones. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Bar Harbor, ME - Mountain Biking,Snowshoeing - Trail Length: 5.5
... Preview: This long ride goes through gorgeous forests and past scenic ponds. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Bar Harbor, ME - Mountain Biking,Snowshoeing - Trail Length: 18.7
... Preview: This ride has it all: three waterfalls, mountain and ocean views, and seven major bridge crossings. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Mount Desert, ME - Mountain Biking,Snowshoeing - Trail Length: 12
... Preview: This ride offers the possibility of seeing beaver and the certainty of having good views of Sargent Mountain and Eagle Lake. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Bar Harbor, ME - Mountain Biking,Snowshoeing - Trail Length: 6
... Preview: This lengthy hike starts with an easy walk from downtown Bar Harbor before bagging three of Acadia’s four highest peaks. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Bar Harbor, ME - Hiking - Trail Length: 10
... Preview: Take an easy, scenic bike ride from Bar Harbor to Jordan Pond. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Bar Harbor, ME - Road Biking - Trail Length: 8.3
... Preview: This moderate road bike ride goes from Bar Harbor to scenic Ocean Drive. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Bar Harbor, ME - Road Biking - Trail Length: 11.5
... Preview: Walk to the beach from downtown Bar Harbor and enjoy both mountain and ocean views. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Bar Harbor, ME - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.7
... Preview: This enjoyable hike over rocky ledges leads to the summit of Beech Mountain and excellent views. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Southwest Harbor, ME - Hiking - Trail Length: 2
... Preview: Take a challenging climb up iron rungs to spectacular views and a visit to a quiet and beautiful mountain pond. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Bar Harbor, ME - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.3
... Preview: Take a relatively long hike over open ledges to the summit of Mount Desert Island’s highest mountain. There are great views during most of this hike. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Acadia National Park, ME - Cross-Country Skiing,Hiking - Trail Length: 7
... Preview: This flat, easy carriage-road walk is followed by a short hike up to 360-degree views of Eagle Lake and Cadillac Mountain. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Bar Harbor, ME - Hiking,Snowshoeing - Trail Length: 3.4
... Preview: This all-day paddle goes to historic islands and offers excellent views of the mountains on Mount Desert Island. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Cranberry Isles, ME - Sea Kayaking - Trail Length: 12
... Preview: This moderate ride goes to great views of the Atlantic Ocean and the islands to the south and west of Mount Desert Island. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Mount Desert, ME - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 8
... Preview: See spectacular views, a narrow gorge, and quiet forests on this difficult hike. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Bar Harbor, ME - Hiking - Trail Length: 4
... Preview: This moderate paddle on a scenic lake provides mountain views and goes past wild shorelines. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Bar Harbor, ME - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 4
... Preview: This great ride for families goes through rich woodlands, with good views from Eagle Lake. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Bar Harbor, ME - Mountain Biking,Snowshoeing - Trail Length: 6
... Preview: This traverse of the eastern half of Mount Desert Island visits some of Acadia’s best-known features and follows some of the park’s quietest trails. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Bar Harbor, ME - Hiking - Trail Length: 11
... Preview: This short paddle goes below towering cliffs and offers a chance to see peregrine falcons. From the guidebook "Discover Acadia National Park"
Southwest Harbor, ME - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 1.5