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“Take your time and enjoy!”
Review of Park Loop Road

Park Loop Road
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Owner description: A major national park in Maine where the attractions and sights are well known along the 20-mile Park Loop Road.
East Peoria
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Take your time and enjoy!”
Reviewed March 24, 2013

This is a beautiful drive through one of our national parks. Pull over at every opportunity and get out and explore! You can't go too slow! When asked what our favorite meal was, we both have answered our PB and J sandwiches, sitting on the rocks overlooking the ocean on the Loop Road. Thunder hole is a fun stop. A delightful trip through the park!

Visited July 2012
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Tampa, Florida
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58 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
“Beautiful Drive”
Reviewed March 23, 2013

Visiting in early October will lessen the crowds. There wasn’t much traffic on the roads or in the parking lots except for the Jordan Pond House. We drove around the parking lot twice and left after not being able to find a spot. The colors are beautiful this time of year. The park is very clean as most visitors honor the “leave no trace” rule. Thunder Hole is blocked off this time of year. Some of our best pictures came from Otter Point. In early morning you can get the sun coming up over the ocean. The drive can be done in a couple of hours or a full day depending on your agenda.

Visited October 2012
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351 reviews
215 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
“Fantastic drive and great way to see Acadia National Park!”
Reviewed March 20, 2013 via mobile

Really nice drive around the park and a lot to be seen along the way. Go slowly and enjoy the drive. People walking or jogging is to be expected especially if nice weather. Clean and well maintained . places to pull off and enjoy Thunder Hole, Cadillac mountain, Otter Cliff, and Sand beach. bring a camera and snaps some beautiful pics!

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Newton Falls
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36 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“A Must when visiting Acadia”
Reviewed March 10, 2013

This road takes you all around Acadia National Park with many stops along the way. You must stop to see Thunder Hole and Sand Beach. There are many pull offs where you can do some walking and take pictures of the amazing views. There is also a trail that you can walk along that follows a portion of the road. This is also a must do!

Visited August 2012
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Bradley, Maine
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14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Beautiful Drive”
Reviewed February 18, 2013

Go slow. Enjoy view. Be respectful of other drivers and bikers. Please take your time and mind your manners. Do not drive closely to anyone in front of you.

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