Mount Desert Island, Bar Harbor

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The home of Arcadia National Park and one of the largest islands off the coast of Maine, Mount Desert Island attracts over two million visitors every year. The island is known for being a place of relaxation for the rich and famous away from the bustle of New York City. It wasn't until the early 20th century that the land on the island was given to the federal government, which took steps to protect it as a park in 1919. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Mount Desert Island and many more Bar Harbor attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Bar Harbor journey builder .
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  • The walk is great and much recommended for a summer walk, we enjoyed our time here whilst travelling through the state.  more »
  • Wonderful natural beauty in Maine!!! Excellent hiking areas from easy trails to strenuous climbs. Don't miss the hike around Jordan Pond! And try the lobster trap food shack!  more »

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