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Schoodic Peninsula

Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME
+1 207-801-9444
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More Maine Beauty

A great place to hike or ride with not so many crowds as Acadia National Park. It makes for a great... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chet D
Shanghai, China
a must see

we are big fans on our national parks. there in the height of autumn. so quaint. never been north... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME
+1 207-801-9444
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great place to hike or ride with not so many crowds as Acadia National Park. It makes for a great day trip while staying in Bar Harbor or Acadia. I would highly recommend it to anyone, but it is easy to find yourself on...More

Thank Chet D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we are big fans on our national parks. there in the height of autumn. so quaint. never been north in the autumn; so beautiful

Thank jcarlee
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Many people who visit Acadia National Park forget about this beautiful area. Not only are there some great hiking tours but it is a wonderful place to watch the sun go down.

Thank Cheryl L D
Reviewed 19 October 2017

It is very easy to overlook this attraction as it not as popular or accessible as Arcadia on MDI, but it is not to be missed. The view of the ocean at the Point is wonderful. The rocks are flat and it is easy to...More

1  Thank MeridenTravelers
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We visited the park in September on our trip up the coast of Maine. We visited Acadia and continued to the schoodic peninsula. The drive was beautiful and we got a lot of beautiful pictures and made many memories. We stayed at a local resort...More

Thank Love4SunnyDays
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We drove the perimeter of The Schoodic Peninsula. It is a beautiful Park with a rugged coastline and worth your time. We are unable to do any hiking but it looks like they have wonderful trail system there for hiking. Of course biking is big...More

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 14 October 2017

This was the most scenic part of the part for me. Whether this works for you will depend on what you like. The point is spectacular Maine coastline. You can easily rock hop for a couple of hours or spend several hours taking in the...More

Thank baywanderer
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Nice ocean views with softer black granite running through seams in the harder pink granite. Some tidal pools. Excellent explanation for why the ocean water in Maine is so cold!

Thank RKWh2o
Reviewed 5 October 2017

seeing the sun rise over the ocean on the top of the peninsula is a beautiful sight. If anyone who has visited atlantic city thinks the view over there is good, then this is more than 100 times better and beautiful.

Thank Vishal R
Reviewed 3 October 2017

You absolutely MUST see this place! No visit to Acadia Park even comes close to the vistas at this point! If you miss this then you have missed it all!!! Highly recommend and will return someday to take it all in again!

Thank DebbieSnook
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