Western Head Trail

Acadia National Park, Maine

Elevation Gain552ft
Trailhead Elevation28ft
Elevation Min/Max0/88ft
Elevation Start/End28/28ft

Western Head Trail

Western Head Trail is a hiking trail in , Maine. It is within Acadia National Park. It is 1.5 miles long and begins at 28 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is three miles with a total elevation gain of 552 feet. This trail connects with the following: Cliff Trail.

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Hiking Acadia National Park (Falcon Guides)
Dolores Kong & Dan Ring
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"If you time the hike along this coastal loop right, you can walk across to a small isle known as Western Ear. If your timing’s off, you still get spectacular, endless views along rocky shore and cliff."

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Acadia National Park
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