National Park Canoe & Kayak Rentals

Rent a kayak, canoe, or stand-up paddleboard and enjoy the beauty of Long Pond in Acadia National Park. No experience necessary – you’ll receive excellent free instruction at all levels on all equipment.

Acadia Bike

Photo of the front desk at the Bar Harbor Grand

Experience Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island by bicycle, where 45 miles of historic carriage roads were converted to crushed stone riding trails by John D. Rockefeller between 1913 and 1940. Acadia Bike has all the equipment and expertise for a memorable bike adventure.

Atlantic Climbing School

From beginner to experienced climbers, Atlantic Climbing School has an excursion for every ability. Daily excursions by appointment only.

National Park Sea Kayak Tours

National Park Sea Kayak is owned and operated by an Acadia native and provides quality ecological sea kayak tours on the remote ‘West Side’ of Mount Desert Island. Paddle with experienced professional guides to experience remote Maine from an entirely new angle.

Acadia National Park Bus Tours

For Acadia’s most famous scenery and the stories behind it, try an Acadia National Park Bus Tour any day of the week. Each trip is roughly 3 hours, stopping at the top of Cadillac Mountain (the highest point on the eastern seaboard), Thunder Hole, and either the historic Jordan Pond House or the Wild Gardens […]

Hiking in Acadia National Park

Ranging from easy to strenuous, Acadia National Park has a hike for everyone. Ask the front desk for a copy of our Hiking Guide, or view the PDF.

Activities for Everyone

What’s your favorite way to experience history and nature? For the self-propelled, Acadia National Park has miles of hiking trails and bike paths. If you’re looking to learn a new outdoor skill, try guided sea kayaking or rock climbing. And if you’d rather ride along, there are bus tours to take you to the famous […]