Island Explorer Postponing Service

Downeast Transportation, in consultation with its partners, has decided to indefinitely postpone Island Explorer bus system service for 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
May 5, 2020

Acadia Openings Delayed Into June

On April 17, Acadia National Park officials, in response to guidance from the State of Maine Department of Health and Human Services,…
April 17, 2020

Acadia Shutters All Roads, Facilities

ACADIA NATIONAL PARK — Officials here on Thursday, March 26, closed Ocean Drive along with all restrooms and winter visitor centers,…
March 27, 2020


Staying Connected to Acadia during COVID-19

The items on this page and the linked content are intended to help people maintain a connection with Acadia National Park, a park loved so deeply during these difficult times.


Friends of Acadia’s effective mix of private philanthropy, volunteerism, innovative leadership, and strong partnership benefits Acadia National Park’s most critical needs:

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