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Address: Winter Harbor, ME

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Schoodic mountain was a great place with great views! The park was easy to access and it was nice, because in wasn't really busy like the bar harbor side.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
dawgpound2113
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philadelphia
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Pennsylvania
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428 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a pretty good vantage point of the ocean and mt desert island, Cadillac mountain. The road goes directly to the top, which is nice for folks of all ages and medical conditions. Have not visited this spot for sunrise or sunset, I'm sure it would look very good. Also that is made easier by having a campground on... More 

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philadelphia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Schoodic mountain was a great place with great views! The park was easy to access and it was nice, because in wasn't really busy like the bar harbor side.

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Thank dawgpound2113
State College, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed some amazing views ... it was rainy & foggy, but they made some amazing (and different) views! Had a couple of days of rain - but still plenty of stuff to enjoy (rode around some & enjoyed some short hikes). The Park Rangers were very helpful in the Park questions; and they let us hang inside the Ranger Station... More 

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Thank HDgirl1
Easton, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

Fresh air, beautiful wildlife and a great road all around the peninsula. Great place to get away from the hustle and bustle of Bar Harbor. Definitely worth the trip

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Thank John H
Bangkok, Thailand
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24 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

One of the best places on the east coast to view a sunset or sunrise. Beautiful in the summer, and fall. Bring bug spray though.

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Thank TravelinMan757
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

A few day earlier we had gone Acadia National Park on Mount Desert and enjoyed it very much so when a native Downeaster recommended the Schoodic Mountain part of the Acadia National Park we were ready to go. Absolutely beautiful.

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Thank Jacki M
York Haven, Pennsylvania
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206 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Great place to drive/sightsee, bicycle, walk or hike. Beautiful views and a variety of things to see.

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Thank Gary S
Simsbury, Connecticut
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63 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

In my opinion, this is the better part of Acadia National Park- no crowds, a plethora of rocky beaches to walk on, and the best part-easy and safe bike riding. You don't have to compete with a car logged road- with the one way roads the bikes practically have their own lane to ride in.

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Thank Annie L
Danbury, CT
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312 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015 via mobile

Shoodic park is a nice relaxing tour of the Maine shoreline. You can pack a lunch and make a day of watching the breakers on the rocks.

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Thank robstainedglass
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015 via mobile

I took my boys up schoodic mountain for the first time. I've been up it many times and couldn't wait. They enjoyed "real hiking". Once we got to the top the ooohs and awes were non stop. They can't wait to climb it again. The views are worth the effort.

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