Lainey & Justin

September 5, 2021 • Bar Harbor, ME, USA

Lainey & Justin

September 5, 2021 • Bar Harbor, ME, USA

Things to Do

Acadia National Park

Park Loop Road

A scenic 27-mile drive through Acadia National Park, highlighting various points of interests and beautiful landscapes.

https://acadiamagic.com/park-loop-road.html

Hiking Hiking Hiking

Acadia National Park is home to more than 150 miles of incredible hiking trails. There's a path for everyone!

Beehive Loop Trail (Difficult)

https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/maine/the-beehive-loop-trail

Cadillac North Ridge Trail (Moderate)

https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/maine/cadillac-summit-trail

Jordan Pond Full Loop Trail (Moderate)

https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/maine/jordan-pond-full-loop-trail

Thunder Hole to Sand Beach (Easy)

https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/maine/thunder-hole

Bar Harbor Shore Path (Easy)

https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/maine/bar-harbor-shore-path

For more trails as well as additional information, please see the following hiking guide compiled by the National Park Service: https://www.nps.gov/acad/planyourvisit/hiking.htm

Kayaking

One of the best ways to experience Acadia's views is to kayak on one of the many ponds located throughout the park. Long Pond is a well-known spot where you have a chance to see brilliant sunsets and wildlife such as loons. Kayaks, canoes and paddleboards can be rented here: https://www.nationalparkcanoerental.com/

Jordan Pond House Restaurant & Gift Shop

A unique dining experience settled in the heart of Acadia National Park featuring a must have pastry - the popover. Boasting a large lawn with both indoor and outdoor seating as well a gift shop, the Jordan Pond House Restaurant is one of a kind!

https://jordanpondhouse.com/jordan-pond-house/

Bar Harbor

Margaret Todd & Bailey Louise Todd Windjammer Cruises

Want to feel like a sailor or a pirate? Look no further than a schooner cruise aboard the Margaret Todd or Bailey Louise Todd! With 1.5 to 2 hour cruise options, these breathtaking cruises offer different views of Acadia National Park and Frenchman Bay.

https://downeastwindjammer.com/activities/category/sailing-charters/

Whale Watching

The diverse aquatic population around Bar Harbor offers the opportunity for some up close and personal wildlife experiences! Guests are able to see several types of whales, seals, porpoises and much more! We swear we saw a great white shark breach the last time we went! Nature cruises and lobster fishing tours are also offered! Bookings for 2021 are open:

https://www.barharborwhales.com/

Kebo Valley Golf Course

Looking to hit a round while exploring the island? Look no further than Kebo Valley Golf Course, the nation's 8th oldest golf course! The challenging, yet rewarding 18-hole course borders Acadia National Park making it one of the most desirable spots for residents and visitors alike.

https://kebovalleyclub.com/

Reel Pizza Cinerama

Pizza and movies - what could be better? Reel Pizza offers viewers the opportunity to dine with a show! Enjoy pizza on wacky couches and counter seating while watching one of the latest blockbusters.

https://www.reelpizza.net/now-playing

Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf

A swashbuckling adventure through one of two 18-hole mini golf courses! With pirate themed decor, information about your favorite sea-faring adventurers and a massive replica ship, Pirate's Cove can be enjoyed by folks of all ages!

https://www.piratescove.net/locations/maine/bar-harbor/

Shops and Restaurants

Downtown Bar Harbor offers visitors the chance to explore many unique shops, boutiques and restaurants. From small specialty shops to souvenir outlets to the best Moose Tracks ice cream you can taste, the shops and restaurants in downtown Bar Harbor offer something for everyone!

https://www.visitbarharbor.com/