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Cadillac Mountain

Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island, ME
207-288-3338
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View of Everything

A great spot to see everything, Cadillac Mountain is a popular spot. Parking can be tricky, but... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
minx6469
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Baltimore, MD
Drive up on a clear night

You can drive to the top of Cadillac Mountain off the park loop road. The gates never close, except... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
JNFII
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Stamford, Connecticut
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The East Coast's highest mountain at 1,530 feet and Acadia's best known sight.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island, ME
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207-288-3338
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A great spot to see everything, Cadillac Mountain is a popular spot. Parking can be tricky, but the shuttle does not stop here so beware.

Thank minx6469
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You can drive to the top of Cadillac Mountain off the park loop road. The gates never close, except for inclement weather. I'd recommend driving up there on a clear night, about 90 min after sunset and you will see tons of stars. There are...More

Thank JNFII
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Travelled up for sunrise even though the fog had rolled in. Glad we did. Sunrise showed through the fog as a bright orange.

Thank Cory D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was able to watch the sunrise from Cadillac Mountain two mornings in a row and was amazed at the beauty of it. There is nothing like watching it first crest over the clouds. The glory of God's creation is breathtaking! Get there early and...More

Thank EShep125
Reviewed 4 days ago

Don't miss this drive up to the top of the mountain, the views are amassing, you will want to stay and absorb it. Best part you don't have to hike it!

Thank Mustangpony14
Reviewed 4 days ago

Highly recommended Cadillac Mtn. for watching sun rise/set. Be prepare if you have kid, pretty windy on mountain top. Great views and very family friendly.

1  Thank Khai H
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you're visiting Acadia National Park, the views from Cadillac Mountain are a must see. Just don't forget a jacket....it gets windy up there!

1  Thank Mayte B
Reviewed 4 days ago

While we were in the area we added and extra night stay for the sole purpose of driving up to Cadillac Mountain. Having come to Maine many times over the years I have never been here. Absolutely amazing view of the whole area from the...More

Thank linda s
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went to Cadillac Mountain after a walk through the busy downtown. Great views and walking paths. This is a must see.

Thank Allen D
Reviewed 4 days ago

The view from the mountain top of the Gulf of Maine is awesome. You can see the cruise ships in the harbor as well as the fishing and sail boats. There were many bikers enjoying the ride on the mountain as well.

Thank 2243jay
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raymondl905
16 August 2017|
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Found out it is better to buy pass on line, print it, & put on dashboard.
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SNHCritic
15 August 2017|
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Response from mguilford1 | Reviewed this property |
It is open 24 hours. It is a road on a mountain you can go whenever you want
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Susan H
11 August 2017|
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I was confused by the pass....we received one at the beginning of the week for free because my granddaughter was in 4th grade (all children in US can get this pass free when in 4th grade and it is good for all USA National... More
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