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Schoodic Peninsula

Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME
+1 207-801-9444
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Incredibly Beautiful

Whilst visiting Acadia National Park spend some time at Schoodic Peninsula. The views are fantastic... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ray S
Amazing views!

Even though it is a far drive from Mt. Desert Island, it is definitely a place everyone should... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Average2%
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“winter harbor” (33 reviews)
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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Whilst visiting Acadia National Park spend some time at Schoodic Peninsula. The views are fantastic and unspoilt. The place is peaceful, clean with the sound of the ocean and sea so relaxing.

Thank Ray S
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Even though it is a far drive from Mt. Desert Island, it is definitely a place everyone should visit! The views were awesome, I was able to walk to an island because of low tide, and even though it was a cloudy day, it was...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this place! Not as popular and crowded as Desert Island but not as crowded and with all the hiking you could ast for. Bring a lunch and stop to smell the roses! The vistas are some of the best Maine has to offer!

Thank roverirish
Reviewed 6 days ago

came here one morning when weather was misty and cloudy and our boat trip was cancelled. Drive was just under an hour but totally worth it. We stopped at most of the drive-offs and they were all really scenic and very different. The point was...More

Thank renajc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Though part of Acadia National Park, it's not in the main area. Maybe an hours drive from Bar Harbor, it's quiet and not over run with tourists. We couldn't get into half the sights in the main park due to crowds and over filled parking...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were driving from RI, so we actually went there first before going to MDI. This way, it takes less time to get there. It only takes about 15 minutes to go around the loop. We stopped at the point and walked around. It was...More

Thank Lareson
Reviewed 1 week ago

Take the drive north and you'll be rewarded with an amazing loop road and vista's that are every bit as wonderful as the park proper. The best part is the crowds are minimal by comparison. The extra miles will be well worth the effort! Spend...More

Thank Patrick J
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a day to drive over to the Schoodic Peninsula from Bar Harbor. We stopped to kayak (Seascape Kayak and Bike) on Jones Pond. This was perfect with our 3 kids (ages 6, 11, and 12). Fun but not too challenging. Then we headed...More

Thank Jyoti M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is often missed by most visitors to the National Park but is well worth the time to drive there. It was foggy the day we were driving but it still provided amazing views and geologic wonders.

2  Thank 1Jeanette49
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was by far the best of the trip. There were very few people compared to Acadia on Mt Desert Island. The views were breathtaking and it was so peaceful.

2  Thank Cheri H
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