Park Entrance Oceanfront Motel
Travel Blogs from Bar Harbor
... for the meal I sent back. For us this was a 2/5.
Next day we went to the Café This Way on Rodick Street to get lobster rolls. Well, we paid nearly $50 US for two lobster rolls on hot dog buns with chips (not fries) just chips. Waaaayyyyy overpriced! And again only so-so… maybe 3/5. Enough said..
The final night of our stay at Bar Harbour we decided to take another chance and treat ourselves to Italian…Mama DiMatteo’s – one word - Devine!!! It ...
Hiked Champlain Ridge trail. Very rocky, slightly difficult climb. This trail is just above the Precipice Trail that is one of the most popular hikes at Acadia...uses ladders to get up the steepest sections. This trail is closed right now for nesting peregrine falcons--we couldn't do it with Jack anyway because of the ladders. Champlain Ridge trail still gave ...
... National Park (47,000 acres). 10,000 island population that swells to 2.5 million with visitors to the famous park. In 1947 a fire devastated the park and also burnt many large houses in the township (1/3 of the island burnt) and many of these were not rebuilt, being replaced with accommodation units. It is very evident in the park where they managed to ...
... time in Acadia. You can pay your entrance fee, pick-up maps and view a good introductory video with the background and features of the park. There also are a lot of staff members who can help you plan your time based on what you like to do. I decided to drive the Park Loop Road, which goes along the coast of the island. There weren’t a lot of great views due to the fog, but you could smell the ocean ...
... better but all parking lots were full and we (I) got pretty frustrated as several stops. We had to skip Jordan Pond House and Pond because there just wasn't any room to park after driving around several times. We went on to Bubble Pond where we had the same issue, One guy just parked in back of two other cars. I noticed a Scouting bumper sticker on his back window and wondered if that was him being courteous or Kind. :) When we ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking