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Address: Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island, ME

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Hidden Gem

This is a beautiful spot in Acadia National Park. It is not well marked, and is difficult to find, so make sure you find it on a map a look for the spot closely if you want to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 30, 2015
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Corning, New York
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Corning, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

This is a beautiful spot in Acadia National Park. It is not well marked, and is difficult to find, so make sure you find it on a map a look for the spot closely if you want to walk down to the beach. The beach itself is a gorgeous rocky beach; we were there near sunset if it was peaceful... More 

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Bangor, Maine
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I am writing about HUNTERS BEACH, im not sure what LITTLE hunters beach is? Hunters Beach is my favorite place on MDI.... A short serene walk from parking...... ( south on rt 3 -pass the Blackwoods Campground sign on left, go over little bridge and take next left. Park on left) These tumbled stones at this beach rattle and rumble... More 

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Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Stopped here again yesterday while in the park and still amazes me after all these years. Such a beautiful spot that Mother Natured created. I don't know how anyone could make a negative review of this. Not well marked but seek and you shall find. You have to see this for yourself, you won't be disappointed.

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Bar Harbor, Maine
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

The Park Loop Road crosses a beautiful causeway at the head of Otter Cove and continues south along the western shore of the cove high above the waves entering the cove. If you look closely, you might glimpse one of the last of the lobster shacks that used to surround the cove. At the entrance to the cove there are... More 

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Mickleton, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

There are some places in this life that you may only visit once. But as soon as you are there you know that something about the place will stay with you forever . This is what Little Hunters beach is for me. The beach is peaceful and meditative by its very nature. It is not 'beachy', ther is no chance... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

The water in Maine is too cold for this southerner but this is nice little beach to stop and visit. Pack a lunch and hang out and watch the lobster boats travel bye.

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Wilds of NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

A small trail that leads from a non-descript parking lot leads through a primordial forest along a babbling brook. The trail winds though fragrant pines and gives way to a beautiful stone beach. If you have never heard the ways crash over a stone beach- this is a must at high tide. Plan 30-45 minutes

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Union City, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

this is a small beach, it does have nice views, with your typical rocky coast. Fun walking on the smooth stones by the water.

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Eastern PA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

There are really pretty rocks that are remarkably smooth. You don't need to plan on staying long, but it's worth walking down the stairs to have a look.

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Vienna, VA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Easy to miss, but if you can swing it, just past Otter Point is a 2-3 car parking spot on the right with an unmarked stairway on the left. I walked past the stairs to get the photo I posted, then went down to the beach. The sound of the waves on the pebbles is much different than the sound... More 

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Address: Address: Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island, ME
Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Acadia National Park

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