Travel Blogs from Bar Harbor, United States

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ROUGHING IT IN ACADIA NATIONAL PARK, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

ROUGHING IT IN ACADIA NATIONAL PARK

A travel blog entry by jrheavymetal

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... here to pitch a tent off to the side.  Another place to park your car is at a place called WONDERLAND  towards Bass Harbor along route 102A.  Wonderland is an old fire road, now used as a trail, that runs through woods and fields until it ...

DAY 3: Touched the Ocean, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

DAY 3: Touched the Ocean

A travel blog entry by lawtonsj

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... breakfast.  Since we had made it so far last night, we decided to kill some time at the ocean.  We headed for Bar Harbor.  We found out that Bar Harbor is a yuppy little tourist trap on the Atlantic coast.  We stopped in a ...

THE CARRIAGE ROADS OF ACADIA, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

THE CARRIAGE ROADS OF ACADIA

A travel blog entry by jrheavymetal

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Okay, the photos I add to this entry will be of the carriage roads as well as photos shot from the carriage roads,  These carriage roads were designed to take in some of the most senic views in the park, running along side and around lakes and ...

Dube's all natural vacation, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Dube's all natural vacation

A travel blog entry by g7s22

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Since our vacation to Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park is significantly shorter than our other previous excursions, we wanted to consolidate our time spent here in one single blog; in what we would like to call our espresso blog;twice the caffeine (or ...

Back to the US, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Back to the US

A travel blog entry by knightc

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... nbsp; We were making good time and feeling good so we pressed on and ended up at a KOA campground or should I say "kampground" in Bar Harbour.  This is a very touristy area and we are paying $74 per night which I think is the record for the most ...

Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor, Maine, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor, Maine

A travel blog entry by jonparker

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After a good night in Portland, we hit the road for Mt Desert Island and Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor. We love visiting national parks because they tend to be outstanding examples of the what nature can do when left alone and protected. Acadia was ...

THINGS ARE SHAKING IN BAR HARBOR, MAINE, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

THINGS ARE SHAKING IN BAR HARBOR, MAINE

A travel blog entry by jrheavymetal

... music is just breathtaking, if your in the area, don't miss out on this event. Well, we did manage to capture much of the Bar Harbor fireworks show on video, and hopefully I'll have it up in a little bit.  It was cut a little short due to rain, but ...

The Road Less Traveled, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

The Road Less Traveled

A travel blog entry by bethh1902

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... and obscure the view. It was pretty cool. When I finished the hike, the sky began to clear and I headed to the town of Bar Harbor. OMG, was I in for a surprise! The harbor is just beautiful. Never mind the quaint shops and restaurants and lovely inns, the ...

Baw Hawba,  a tourist mecca, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Baw Hawba, a tourist mecca

A travel blog entry by pyoots

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... Park and built the carriage roads that are used for hiking and biking. J.P. Morgan owned a house that is adjacent to Bar Harbor. Cornelius Vanderbilt built cottages in Bar Harbor. The Astor family owned hotels and cottages in Bar ...

Lighthouses and Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Lighthouses and Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by markl

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... Then go to Pemaquid lighthouse which was deserted so we went for a scramble over the rocks and then drove Route 1 towards Bar Harbor. Stopped at a Chowder Shack near Belfast that was OK but most of all was a break in the relentless hours in the car from ...

Last morning in Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Last morning in Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by ecks-adventures

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... of Mt. Cadillac one more time in the morning, and we're so glad we did.  We had lunch on a park bench overlooking the harbor, and sat next to the sweetest elderly man.  He was waiting in the park while his wife did some shopping, and he had a ...

We Are Finally Here!!!, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

We Are Finally Here!!!

A travel blog entry by tiffintraveler

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There were a few other things we could have checked out in MA and NH, and also in the southern part of Maine, but we just couldn't wait any longer to get to our destination!!!  The drive up was nothing special, we took the ...

Maine's main fruit, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Maine's main fruit

A travel blog entry by mbberg

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... , he is 6’4", 360, and has been on the job for 15 years.  She also told us a bunch of good info about Bar Harbor including our dinner location.  We dropped our bags and headed for the Chart Room.  The view was spectacular, the food ...

Arcadia National Park, Near Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Arcadia National Park

A travel blog entry by mjbyrne10

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Bah Habah, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Bah Habah

A travel blog entry by kolinger3

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Granny- Hobnobbing with the rich and famous in Bar Harbor, NOT.... but there sure are a lot of people here, not including our fellow mariners. An excursion on Lulu's lobster boat is great fun on this quintessential summer day in Maine.  Bobbing ...

Vacationland, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Vacationland

A travel blog entry by ludis

We started our trip Friday morning, after a quick breakfast Karen, Francisco, Raf and I headed from Boston to Acadia National Park. It took us about 5 hours to get there, a long drive for a weekend but Acadia is so beatiful that is totally ...

Bar Harbor and Acadia, Blue Hill and Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Bar Harbor and Acadia

A travel blog entry by kevinandstephne

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... here for a "must see" or is billed over the top with superlatives is just really, well, great.    We drove up to Bar Harbor today to see Acadia. It is the second most visited park in the National Park system and, as our innkeeper (and countless ...

BAA-HABAA, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

BAA-HABAA

A travel blog entry by fadewitt

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... his wife are full time RVers. What a small world it is....... We will see him in SV this winter. So, back to the tour of Bar Harbor. We walked around the town & of course did some souvenir shopping. I think the guys were a bit bored, but we were just ...

Day 5: Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park, Maine, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day 5: Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park, Maine

A travel blog entry by steffie1112

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... , Thunder Hole, Cadillac Mountain, Otter Cove, and the Bass Harbor Lighthouse.          1) Bar Harbor - Very cute town, lots of shops, great views. They even have a location where you can walk out ...

Mike finally see's the Atlantic!, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Mike finally see's the Atlantic!

A travel blog entry by mikenda

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We left (begrudgingly) Keene's Lake and drove to Bar Harbor today. Umm...can you say zoo?? We just grabbed the first spot we came to, another KOA but it was right on the water. Very pretty, but 'Holy Mother of God' crowded!!! Tomorrow we tour ...

Mar 23, 2012, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Mar 23, 2012

A travel blog entry by npacadia

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Travel Day, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Travel Day

A travel blog entry by pfln

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... make fine bed and breakfasts.  And that is where I intend to stay next time.  Specifically:     Bar Harbor is worth 2 or 3 nights because the town is very attractive and offers excellent recreation and dining.  But next ...

Day 5, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day 5

A travel blog entry by buffy4444

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... the trip at Geddy's. FABULOUS place! Not only was the service wonderful, the food was delicious, the atmosphere just what we needed. I loved it! Bar Harbor was definitely a major highlight for my husband and I. I could have spent an entire week ...

Geweldig National Park, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Geweldig National Park

A travel blog entry by yts

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De volgende stop in onze reis was Bar Harbor en Acadia National Park Op weg naar Bar Harbor hebben we  Camden aangedaan en bij Camden Deli geluncht.  Op het dakterras heb je een mooi uitzicht op de haven. Acadia National Park: Een schitterend ...

Nice leaves, now where is the bar.......Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Nice leaves, now where is the bar.......Harbor

A travel blog entry by captnoindustry

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... ; The road from Bangor to Bar Harbor was 45 miles of misery.  Chopped up and construction everywhere.  We expected Bar Harbor to be a sleepy little fishing village.  Au Contraire, Pierre, it is very much like Key West with class.  ...

Hiking up the Beehive in Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Hiking up the Beehive in Acadia National Park

A travel blog entry by acadiapark

My favorite hike while visiting the park was hiking up Beehive Mountain.  It took us around an hour and it was steep but not too steep and there were hand and foot rails set into the stone at the very steep parts.  The view from the top was ...

Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Acadia National Park

A travel blog entry by rosey1946

The day was sharp and bright, the sun almost hurt your eyes.  We sat on Adirondake chairs and watched the world go by.  We had arranged to tour the park and town by trolley.  It was a lovely tour.  We went through the park, up to ...

Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor, ME, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor, ME

A travel blog entry by 4evr2findu

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Sunday we decided to take a ride to Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor. Having grown up in Maine I had been there many times; however, Tammy had only been once as a stop during a cruise a number of years ago. We boarded mom and dad's Subaru (mom and ...

Free day in Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Free day in Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by bruceandjulie

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... go into Acadia National Park today but because of the Government shutdown the park was closed.  Tried to help the economy of Bar Harbour but couldn't find anything to buy. Hopefully tomorrow will be a better day. Dinner this evening was at the ...

Day 14 - Boothbay Harbor to Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor, United States travel blog

Day 14 - Boothbay Harbor to Bar Harbor

A travel blog entry by john.mccalla.33

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We left Boothbay Harbor, Maine this morning and drove 2-1/2 hours to Bar Harbor, Maine, traveling along the coast most of the way. We had lunch in the restaurant/shops area of Bar Harbor, and then walked around the town.  We then drove around the ...

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