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Jordan Pond

Acadia National Park, ME
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Type: Bodies of Water, Outdoors
Activities: Hiking
Owner description: A pond in Acadia National Park with nature walks nearby.
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Type: Bodies of Water, Outdoors
Activities: Hiking
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Owner description: A pond in Acadia National Park with nature walks nearby.
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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79 reviews 79 reviews
40 attraction reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014 NEW

As part of a trip we went here - it is so peaceful and serene. The scenery is gorgeous and I took several photos. Definitely not a place for noisy children and we were lucky - there were none. It is kept in immaculate condition and worth a walk to get there.

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Clearwater, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

A great spot to grab some of the famous Pop-Overs with the specialty tea. If you like deep black-tea, the Jordan Pond special blend cannot be missed.

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Melbourne, Australia
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143 attraction reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

The walks along the edge of the lake are really rewarding and one doesn't have to go far to be away from the crowds around the visitor centre. With Autumn colours developing effectively and a calm day, it was easy to get great photos. It is a marvellous place.

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Rossendale, United Kingdom
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105 reviews 105 reviews
30 attraction reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This is a great place to pull in, have a drink and then wander right round the pond taking in all of the views as you go.

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Panama City Beach, Florida
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37 reviews 37 reviews
22 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Fabulous, serene, peaceful area. Just wasn't enough time for everything. I will return next fall. Too much to see.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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152 reviews 152 reviews
93 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We love Jordan Pond! It is an oasis of ultimate serene beauty and tranquility. Clear water and gorgeous green mountains surrounding the pond make you forget about all your troubles: it is the best cure from our busy city life and hectic work. We especially love sitting at the lawn chairs after 5-6 hours hike in the mountains looking at... More 

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New York City, New York
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128 reviews 128 reviews
108 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

I loved this pond it is so clean and beautiful. The trail is also nice. This is a must see in Acadia national park.

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West Lafayette
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186 reviews 186 reviews
58 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We were fortunate to be here at the end of the busy season and near-peak color season. We encountered only five or six other people, and enjoyed a simple breakfast here after seeing the sunrise from Cadillac Mountain. We sat on a stone bench built at the end of the pond to recognize this favorite spot of someone who enjoyed... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

My husband and I enjoyed lunch here after 4 hours of hiking. The meal was great, and I really enjoyed the popovers with strawberry although we had them in the dining room rather than the lawn. That's what we get for vacationing in October. :) Service was good...drinks and food were timely.

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Suffield, OH
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Jordan Pond was stunning. This entire trip exceeded all my expectations. The Pond was beautiful. Water so clear. Rocks were awesome. Path around was great. Note the carriage roads start down here. Bridge over by Pond is gorgeous as well. Don't miss the Pond of the bridge.

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