Great Head Trail, Acadia National Park

#6 of 12 in Trails in Acadia National Park
Hiking Trail · Nature / Park
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  • This was my FAVORITE hike in Acadia. The trailhead is at Sand Beach, so after about 9am, you'll be parking along the right side of Park Loop Road. It is moderate in difficulty, with a bit of rocky...  more »
  • This is NOT for kids under 8 or so. We really loved this walk and only saw maybe half a dozen other people, despite it being high season. We parked at the lot off of Schooner Head Road, and I...  more »

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