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Private Vehicle Reservations Test – October 1-18, 2020

The National Park Service has developed a vehicle reservation system to reduce severe traffic and parking congestion so visitors can plan ahead and have a more enjoyable visit to Acadia National Park. See related article.  As a pilot to prepare for the 2021 season, reservations will be required for vehicles to enter the Sand Beach Entrance and Cadillac Summit Roadfrom October 1 to 18, 2020. Vehicle reservations are available for purchase only online at For more information visit

View our Step-by-Step Guide to Making a Timed-Entry Private Vehicle Reservation for Acadia National Park.