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Schoodic Point

Winter Harbor, ME
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Feel the Power of the Ocean

Whether you stay in your car or get out for a closer look, you can feel the power of the ocean as... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
KatWat39
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Jonesborough, Tennessee
hear the wave. , feel the spray

Drove to schoodic Point and felt I had finally seen the Maine ocean. All week waters have been... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
deborahfalgowski
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Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whether you stay in your car or get out for a closer look, you can feel the power of the ocean as the waves thunder into the rocks. It's a beautiful sight. You can see different viewpoints of Bar Harbor, the lighthouse and rock beaches...More

1  Thank KatWat39
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Drove to schoodic Point and felt I had finally seen the Maine ocean. All week waters have been calm but here there was the roar of waves. Was able to climb across rocks to get a bunch of pics. Seagulls were friendly also. Worth the...More

1  Thank deborahfalgowski
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is a very, very good campground. There are not too many sites and the sites are brand new. Beware-no showers! This is a beautiful place.

Thank Natalie G
Reviewed 28 March 2017

The Point at Schoodic Head offers a view across the water to Bar Harbor and the Lighthouse. At night, the stars are brilliant, because there are no land lights to diffuse their glow. It's a breathtaking sight day or night.

Thank PDPR
Reviewed 13 March 2017

There is no better place to watch the waves crash against the rocky coast of Maine. Could sit there for hours listening to the waves crashing against the rocks. Plenty of place to explore. Not as crowded as Acadia NP so this is a great...More

Thank toby5229
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Two vans, two spotting scopes, 25 pairs of binoculars, 8 hours of memories. Guided by Dr. Brian Olsen, we spotted Harlequin Ducks, Horned Grebes, Black Scoters, Surf Scoters, White-winged Scoters, Common Loons, Buffleheads, and so, so many more. Although cold, the plentiful places to stop...More

1  Thank Bianca B
Reviewed 1 January 2017

A beautiful place to enjoy breathtaking views of thesea, the coast, the lobster boats, pulling traps and cruise ships heading to Nova Scotia.

Thank WOHWHA
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I went in late October so it was too cold to get out and enjoy the entire area, but I loved what I did get to see! Every way you look is more beautiful than the last. Can't wait to get back to other parts...More

Thank Kristina F
Reviewed 9 November 2016

There is plenty of parking available at Schoodic Point so that you can see some of Maine's incredible coastline! There are several information boards explaining the stone making up the shoreline and talking about what you're seeing (or might see). The day we visited was...More

Thank NieSam
Reviewed 6 November 2016

We started out from Ellsworth on a cloudy day for Schoodic Peninsula which is also a part of Acadia NP (save your entrance pass although we did not came across a checkpoint..). The Schoodic loop road is a short (13 miles) nice coastal ride. The...More

1  Thank Bert W
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Alton R
Ferry to Schoodic Point?
25 August 2016|
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I don't believe so but won't swear to it. I did not see any ferries and we were there for about 3 hours
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js0213
How long is the drive from Cadillac Mountain to Schoodic Point? Are the roads open in May?
22 April 2016|
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