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Schoodic Peninsula

Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME
+1 207-801-9444
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Really a nice trip!

We've come to Acadia for years but never made the trek over to Schoodic before--it's a nice trip... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Valerie F
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Jacksonville, Florida
A Slice of Heaven

We've visited Mount Desert Island / Acadia / Bar Harbor several times and the Schoodic Peninsula is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Althea F
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Cummington, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME
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+1 207-801-9444
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We've come to Acadia for years but never made the trek over to Schoodic before--it's a nice trip. Incredible views from the point, and be sure not to miss the Rockefeller House displays. It's not really well marked, but they have a neat little museum.

1  Thank Valerie F
Reviewed 3 days ago

We've visited Mount Desert Island / Acadia / Bar Harbor several times and the Schoodic Peninsula is among our favorites for it's peaceful natural beauty.

Thank Althea F
Reviewed 4 days ago

It was a little overcast and chilly the day we went but it was still beautiful! We walked out along the water and got lots of great photos (my husband is a photographer).

Thank Desiree H
Reviewed 5 days ago

While visiting the Mount Desert Island part of Acadia National Park, we learned of a new park unit that recently opened near Winter Harbor on the mainland. It is at least a 1.5 hour drive each way, but it is totally worth it. The site...More

1  Thank gbruels
Reviewed 5 days ago

Spent two days on this beautiful section of Acadia National Park. A short ferry ride or an hour + car ride provides you an opportunity to see this natural beauty. Winter Harbor, Birch Harbor, and Prospect Harbor are working harbors without the crowds and store...More

Thank SueW1113
Reviewed 1 week ago

Make Schoodic a priority if going to Bar Harbor region. Beautiful granite boulders along the coast with the waves crashing against them. Awesome and thrilling. It was cool in June, but still a great time and SO glad we went.

Thank courtneydawn816
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting Acadia? Take time to go to Schoodic also. Will not regret. This place is also gorgeous, with many natural beauties.

Thank otavioclark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Less than a hour's drive from Bar Harbor, the Schoodic Peninsula is a must see. Walk to the point and view the awesome power of the sea. Lovely to stop and see ,hear, and feel the waves crash onto the rocks. Thrilling

Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent visit - vistas are breathtaking. Visit the newer visitor center and walk or bike to your heart's content.

Thank MedfordMA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful at any time, but more aggressive and showy at high tide - quite in places and some very majestic views

Thank USPS497
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