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“Great View, Unique Sunrise” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Cadillac Mountain

Cadillac Mountain
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Owner description: The East Coast's highest mountain at 1,530 feet and Acadia's best known sight.
Boston, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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“Great View, Unique Sunrise”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 22, 2013

You can either drive to the top or hike it for a full day on foot. The view from the top is great, and its pretty cool to be one of the first people to see the sunrise in the USA in the morning. Can be windy at times so bring a jacket just in case. Best time to go is during the fall, the foliage and colors below are truly some of the best viewing in New England.

Visited September 2012
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“Really enjoyed this part of the park as you could see out over the area for quite a ways and it was so peaceful and beautiful.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 20, 2013 via mobile

Very nice location to visit when going to Acadia National Park. The view is fantastic and the drive is meandering and scenic. Nice place to walk around and enjoy the great outdoors and would recommend if in the area.

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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“Cadillac Mountain , Bar Harbor Maine”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 14, 2013

Cadillac Mountain is without a doubt breathtaking to grasp!Magficent is the view from Cadillac Mountain!Cadillac Mountain overlooks the Atlantic Ocean in its beauty. The drive is pure splendor . Standing on the rocks overlooking the Atlantic is well worth the drive . Overlooking huge boulders in the ocean where seals frolic on the rocks is amazeing.Enjoy the trails and the abundance of wildlife and flora.

Visited June 2012
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Newton Falls
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36 reviews
22 attraction reviews
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“Breathtaking views!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 10, 2013

This is a must see stop if you are in Acadia National Park. The views are beautiful and well worth the drive up the mountain and fighting the crowds. We were only able to stop at one of the side views when we went in our own vehicle because there were no open parking places. So we decided to take a trolley ride around the park so we would be able to check out the other side of the mountain. This was worth the trip and money. The trip up the mountain was nerve racking for someone who is afraid of edges and heights but I would visit it again even though I hated the roads on the way up.

Visited August 2012
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Connecticut
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“Absolutely beautiful.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 23, 2013

The view is gorgeous! You must stop here if you are visiting the area. Make sure you bring your camera! When we were visiting the park, we came to the top of the mountain multiple times. If you can get up there to see the sunrise, do it! But it can often be foggy up there in the morning. When the sun is shining, the parking lot can get very crowded and you may have to wait for a spot, but it is so worth it! One of the most beautiful places I have ever been.

Visited October 2012
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